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Seinfeld Economics: The Wife
by Linda Ghent `

An incentive is any factor (financial or non-financial) that enables or motivates a particular course of action, or counts as a reason for preferring one choice to the alternatives.


This Commentary is related to the following Clips:
Seinfeld: The Wife by Larry David & Jerry Seinfeld (1994) Jerry does something nicer for his dry cleaner, who then extends his family a discount. Jerry's girlfriend claims to be his wife in order to get the discount.