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The economy is changing and so is the American Dream
Jared Meyer
Apr 10,2017

The economy is changing and so is the American Dream

Since the rise of the internet, the world has witnessed more impressive levels of technological ...

The economics of immigration
Anjie Babalola
Mar 18,2017

The economics of immigration

At the IEA’s sixth form economics conferences, Dr Steve Davies regularly delivers a lecture about ...

Inequality and the gender pay gap
Ilma Amin
Mar 14,2017

Inequality and the gender pay gap

Claiming that women earn less than men without explaining why is misleading and dishonest. The ...

Technological progress is by far the best way to improve quality of life
Ryan Khurana
Mar 11,2017

Technological progress is by far the best way to improve quality of life

An empirically noticeable phenomena throughout modern history is the relationship between technology and economic growth. ...

Post-Brexit trading prospects in the Commonwealth
Hannah Pham
Feb 28,2017

Post-Brexit trading prospects in the Commonwealth

Free trade with the other 52 members of the Commonwealth is one of the government’s ...

How current geopolitical factors are working to rebalance the price of oil
Camila Rivas
Feb 26,2017

How current geopolitical factors are working to rebalance the price of oil

While the drop of the oil price in the past months has proven to be ...

Three myths about income inequality when it comes to executive pay
Ilma Amin
Feb 20,2017

Three myths about income inequality when it comes to executive pay

Salary is held in high regard in this society as an indicator of the value and worth ...

What’s at stake when arguments like Trump’s, which lack basic economic understanding, succeed?
Florian Keulers
Feb 10,2017

What’s at stake when arguments like Trump’s, which lack basic economic understanding, succeed?

Approximately 28 years ago, Francis Fukuyama published his influential essay ‘The End of History?’ in ...

How government failure and the free market each impact climate change
Niamh Kingsley
Feb 07,2017

How government failure and the free market each impact climate change

Climate change is without a doubt one of the most pressing concerns of our time. ...

The economics of state school choice across the Atlantic
Alexander Fiuza
Feb 02,2017

The economics of state school choice across the Atlantic

While the UK education debate focuses on grammar schools, education reformers should not lose sight ...