Questions tagged [bug]
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The "elasticity of substitution" tag is misspelled
The tag for "elasticity of substitution" is currently spelled "elasticity-of-substituion". It would be great if a moderator could please rename that tag to insert the missing "...
MathJax rendering Issue
In my answer here, the array environment is not rendered correctly in the output, but correctly in the editing interface. Editing interface: Output: It turns out ...
Formatting on “What topics can I ask about here?” is off
The Help Center article "What topics can I ask about here?" has some formatting issues: There's an '#On-topic' halfway the page which is supposed to be a header (like Off-Topic above): The ...
I get notified for edits on a deleted post
I clicked "follow" on a curious post yesterday. It was deleted, but apparently it's still getting edited, because I have received multiple alerts in my inbox. I don't have enough reputation ...
The recently deleted questions page shows that there's an answer to my question but I don't see it
I see no answer at https://economics.stackexchange.com/q/35943, but the question list indicates 1? https://economics.stackexchange.com/q/35964, https://economics.stackexchange.com/q/35949, https://...
Wrong e-mail recipient from SE
I received an e-mail from SE, titled "Please take the new Moderator Engagement survey". But this survey is to be completed by moderators only, as is evident from the questions in the "Background ...
Edits made by anonymous user
I've been noticing activities of "an anonymous user" on the site of late. See the page of suggested edits by anonymous user(s). In the following case, it was an edit to a question. The comment to ...
Question not closing
This question shows me that it has 0 votes to close. Review history shows it has at least 4, including one from a site moderator. Why don't I see the close votes? And would a moderator vote not ...
Qualification to Vote to Close a Question
On seeing this question, a point that occurred to me is that on this site it sometimes takes a while (from memory up to a day or so) for off-topic questions to be closed. If such questions were closed ...
Site icon is an empty balloon in Mac browsers
On Safari and Chrome on Mac OS X, the site icon is an empty balloon - the letters 'EC' are not visible. When disabling a CSS rule, the bug disappears: Normal: CSS rule disabled: Clearing the browser ...
Bug in awarding badges?
7 hours ago, I got the "Revival" badge for my answer in this question, In simple terms: what are the implications of homothetic and nonhomothetic consumer preferences? The Revival badge is awarded ...
Why don't we get to indicate the appropriate site for off-topic questions?
When voting to close a question as off-topic in the main site, we have the option to check as reason, "This question belongs on another site in the Stack Exchange network" Then a new window opens.....
MathJax not displayed properly
Lately I've been seeing expressions rendered by MathJax not displayed properly: they all have a vertical bar at the end. See image below. This occurs for both inline and display math expressions, in ...
Mathjax does not work
In the recent days, MathJax often stops working. This means that, when I view questions with Math formulas (e.g. Consumer optimum in an economy with a continuum of commodities), I see dollar-signs ...
2k views in 12 hours: is there a glitch?
Not sure if meta is the right place for this: Did this question If I gain, then someone else loses. Correct? really get 2k views in 12 hours or is this a glitch? If it is not a glitch, does anybody ...
Editing rules *************
A recent poster omitted the slashes before a couple of dollar signs (that were intended as dollar signs, not transitions to math mode). I attempted to add the slashes with an edit and was told that ...