Originally Posted by BroncoBuff
Do we have to show our work?
Why are there so many jokes about economists? That it's a half-baked thing, all guesswork, stuff like that. I loved math right up through algebra and geometry. Then came stupid trigonometry ... I gave up too quick.
Three different people (an economist, a chemist, and a lawyer) were asked the same question: what is 2+2?
The economist said: 4.
The chemist said: 4.0
The lawyer said: what do you want it to be?