Allan Deutsch

Learning to think & build in public. Excited about tools for thinking and augmenting human capabilities.

Currently building something new in the web3 space @Ikigaitech. Previously product @Microsoft building SaaS and PaaS solutions for game developers.

Latest notes

Money market

The market for currency and the mechanics that govern it, such as interest rates, money supply, and the required reserve ratio.

Setting up a SvelteKit project with Storybook

Setting up Storybook on a SvelteKit project doesn't work out of the box using the config tool. This guide walks you through a few extra steps needed to get SvelteKit and Storybook running.

Avocado toast

Perhaps the icon of a generation, avocado toast is a delicious and nutritious way to start the day.

Price Elasticity of Demand (PED)

Price changes impact the demand for goods and services. PED is a microeconomics tool for quantifyng that impact.

Present three options to build consensus

Cognitive biases lead people to evaluate options in context. There are strong biases that impact decision making when there are one or two options.

Single-option aversion bias

People are biased against deciding on a single option. Multiple options enable people to compare and make informed decisions.

Seattle area cafés I like

A curated list of my favorite Seattle area cafes to sit, sip, and relax or work.

Restaurants I like

A list of some of my favorite places to get a meal in the Seattle area.

Microeconomics

An overview of my notes on microeconomics.

Costs of production

Understanding the costs facing a business is an important part of evaluating its profitability. There are two categories of costs - fixed and variable.