Friday, August 18, 2017

The Importance of NAFTA’s Economic Influence

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) was implemented in 1994, almost 23 years ago. The agreement was negotiated between Canada, United States, and...

Interview Questions for Econ Related Jobs

This article is more geared towards first and second year students who are interested in some general coop advice.  I'll talk about general resume...

Economics and Investing: Basics

This is post one concerning the different types of investments, in a series of posts that will cover topics such as forms of investments,...

Applying Economics

Have you ever been half-asleep in class, just copying notes down as the instructor writes them on the board? Then, as you look at...

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. ...

The Federal Reserve decision on interest rates

This Wednesday, the Federal Reserve announced that they will not be increasing the federal funds rate at this time. The Federal Reserve downgraded the...