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9 economists whose ideas are changing the world

We’re living in the age of the rock star academic.<p>Everyone is trying to make sense of financial crises and the old economics textbooks don’t work so …

Economics

India begins celebrations of 1965 war but Pakistan claims it was the real winner

Each nation has wildly different views about the conflict.<p>India’s defence ministry announced in June that it would hold a month-long celebration of …

What can Europe do to address its migrant crisis?

For many centuries, Europe was a continent plagued by wars, famines, and poverty. Millions of Europeans were driven to emigrate by economic and …

What will it take to realise Pakistan’s potential?

As Pakistan readies to celebrate its independence day, we can all feel satisfied about progress in restoring macroeconomic stability, but should also …

How to attract students to economics

Labour market outcomes vary dramatically by college major (see, for example, Kirkebøen et al. 2015). Indeed, wage differences between some majors are …

Higher Education

The Shah Bano effect: How India is quietly modernising religious law even without a uniform civil code

From successfully granting Shah Bano her alimony in 1985 to allowing an unwed Christian mother to be her child’s sole guardian, contrary to …

10 top women in economics

Following her nomination by President Obama to serve on the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, academic economist Kathryn M. Dominguez has joined …

Why recessions produce good teachers

The quality of teachers goes up during recessions — and that says something about how to attract better teachers into America’s classrooms.<p>A new …