Brad De Long delong at econ.Berkeley.EDU
Wed Nov 17 12:44:51 PST 1999

>Tom, have you tried looking on the web for toystores that sell pokemon
>card sets? There are lots of toystores with websites. you could order
>and they would deliver pronto.
>good luck,

Except that they are following the strategy of limiting the supply of Pokemon cards--as long as something is *scarce* it has the extra value of marking its possessor as a cool insider. Thus lots of Pokemon products are hard to get at any reasonable price...

Brad DeLong, who made Pokemon cards for the six-year-old by printing pictures out from websites and glueing them onto cardboard...

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