In Reply to: ... elementary lesson in economics ... posted by Dave Smith on March 25, 2019 at 15:51:53:
The story does have a a measure of truth. It is called the multiplier affect in economics. Money goes around about 3 or 4 times in the real world. Due to the costs on the way as stated below.
Which would get as far as the hooker, who would gave to arrange some other form of payment with the hotel.
Lots of nice folks in Saskatchewan, but is is really flat.