Monday, April 23, 2018

Deciding if you should write CFA level one as a UW...

My name is Alex.  I am in my fourth year of the Biotechnology & Economics program and current President of the UW Economics Society. ...

Tax Evasion in Canada’s Sharing Economy

Canada’s sharing economy is booming. According to Statistics Canada, almost 3 million Canadians spent over CAD 1.3 billion participated in the sharing economy ....

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...

OLS, BLUE and the Gauss Markov Theorem

In today’s article, we will extend our knowledge of the Simple Linear Regression Model to the case where there are more than one explanatory...

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...

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...