The Economics of Taking Captives

What is the right price to pay a family whose beloved child participates in kidnap raids against your enemy?

According to the families of the captors of Gilad Schalit, $10-$20 just doesn’t do it. Interesting story in Jpost.

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  1. avi

    6/11/2007 at 7:58 am

    Uh, if we know who the kidnappers are, why not capture them or their families?

  2. grandmuffti

    6/11/2007 at 9:41 am

    The kidnappers are dead.

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