Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Anti-Intellectualism: The Demerit Subsidized Good?

Recently, President Donald Trump announced the intent of the United States to withdraw from the Paris Accord. For some, this was a shock as...

Record-Breaking IPO: Saudi Oil Giant Aramco Going Public

Since 1945, the world has seen an era of American leadership. Now, with the populist mindset swaying in favor of protectionist policies and the...

The Aftermath of COP22 – A Reality Check for Fighting Climate...

Amid the Trump elections and fake news outrage, a summit was held in Marrakech Morocco dedicated to Climate Change. The summit named COP22 was...

Behavioral Economics Series 1: Prospect Theory

Prospect Theory evaluates how individuals choose under risk and uncertainty, and aims to illustrate that sometimes choices are not optimal. This theory was first...

Trends in Corporate Lobbying: Its Incentives and Socio-Economic Effects

In sight of the White House, just across from Lafayette Square, lies the US Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) Foundation, which works to educate the...

Protectionism and the Rise of the European Right-Wing

The ‘poor, angry, white man’ , as some of Trump’s critics would proclaim, was the reason his popularity parades him to electoral victory. If...