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Honours Arts student at UW intending to major in Mathematical Economics (BA) with a minor in Public Policy. Spends spare time reading economic philosophy & critiques, playing Magikarp Jump, and spending time with fellow policy wonks.

Posts by Lidia Liu

The Rise of Cryptoassets & Derivatives

“I bought it when it was really cheap, around $300, and after it went up a ton, I decided to buy some more.. But...

An Inquiry on Linguistics in Economics

A few weeks ago, I was faced with the daunting task of writing about communication forms in my introduction to academic writing. As someone...

Thaler’s Nobel Prize Winning Work in Behavioural Economics

It’s one of two major assumptions in economics, and taught within the first week in most 101 classes: rationality. How do we define rationality?...

Basic Income: 3 Questions We Must Answer

Originally, I was going to write this article on the Liberal government’s choice to increase the minimum wage to $14 by Jan. 1st, 2017,...

Bank of Canada: Rate Hike July 2017

For the first time in 7 years, the Bank of Canada has chosen to raise the overnight rate target from 0.5% to 0.75%....

3 Things You Need to Know About the CHOICE Act

While the American public (and the rest of the world) watched James Comey make the highest-viewed testimony in congressional hearing history, the Republican-majority House...