ARTICLES WITH TAG: economy

Coronavirus in Brazil: A health or economic crisis?
Opinion

Coronavirus in Brazil: A health or economic crisis?

by Cristina Terra

Christina Terra discusses the coronavirus crisis in Brazil.

Changing GDP measurement in the post-Covid-19 world: On women’s visible and (in)visible contributions to prosperity
Society

Changing GDP measurement in the post-Covid-19 world: On women’s visible and (in)visible contributions to prosperity

by Estefania Santacreu-Vasut

Estefania Santacreu-Vasut discusses why the Covid-19 crisis might be the right moment to rethink how we measure a country's prosperity.

COVID-19 and the global economy
Opinion

COVID-19 and the global economy

by Sridhar Arcot

Sridhar Arcot discusses the implications of COVID-19 for the global economy.

Culture in the time of coronavirus
Society

Culture in the time of coronavirus

by Stoyan Sgourev

Stoyan Sgourev discusses the implications of coronavirus for the cultural industry.

Firms Maximize Profits
Opinion

Firms Maximize Profits

by Gorkem Celik

Dr. Gorkem Celik discusses the profit maximization assumption used by standard microeconomics models.

Should we be worried about CETA’s proposed investment court system?
Economy & Finance

Should we be worried about CETA’s proposed investment court system?

by Veronika Korom

Professor Veronika Korom analyzes the potential influence of CETA’s investment court system and shares her expert take on what this means for the European economy.

Big Little Questions to Rethink Poverty: On the contribution of Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer
Economy & Finance

Big Little Questions to Rethink Poverty: On the contribution of Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer

by Estefania Santacreu-Vasut

Dr. Estefania Santacreu-Vasut discusses the methodological revolution in economics and the recent Nobel prize of Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, and Michael Kremer.

Organized Crime Infiltrations in Legal Markets: What Implications for Entrepreneurship?
Economy & Finance

Organized Crime Infiltrations in Legal Markets: What Implications for Entrepreneurship?

by Elisa Operti

Organized crime plays a prominent role in a variety of illicit markets, but what role does it play in legal markets?

Competitive Compensation and Subjective Well-being: the Effect of Culture and Gender
Economy & Finance

Competitive Compensation and Subjective Well-being: the Effect of Culture and Gender

by Radu Vranceanu

How do subjects in two different countries, Korea and France, react to tournament incentives and winning.

Individual Support toward Environmental Policy: The Role of Trust
Economy & Finance

Individual Support toward Environmental Policy: The Role of Trust

by Estefania Santacreu-Vasut

The negative consequences of climate change are a source of concern for both policymakers and the public. To address these legitimate worries, private and public organizations are multiplying actions and legislation...

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