When to redefine success: Emmett Carson thinks adaptive strategies are preferable to all-or-nothing stands on public policy

11/27/2013 |

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When pay-day lenders charge 450% interest and your goal is a cap of 36%, should you agree to a compromise of 150%? Yes, says Emmett Carson, because by being flexible “legislators perceive us as being interested in better outcomes, however you get there.”
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