Free Trade – The Beginning of the End?

Free Trade – The Beginning of the End?

By Caelan Rafferty Trade liberalisation in its amorphous forms has dominated both popular media and thought over the last decade, having engendered significant shifts in global perceptions regarding the transfer of goods and services worldwide. The institutions and...
The Shifting Frontier: A Political Evolution

The Shifting Frontier: A Political Evolution

By Caelan Rafferty As one watched with dismay and awe the tumultuous stumble of financial markets during the Global Financial Crisis, one might almost feel a similar sense of déjà vu in examining the current state of global politics. Leadership spills, coups and...
Interview with Professor Ian King

Interview with Professor Ian King

Publications Officer, Eddie Watson, sat down with Professor Ian King earlier in the semester to discuss his career in economics, some advice he would give to first year students, and this year’s federal budget. A little about Professor King EDDIE WATSON: What...
Freedomnomics: Libertarianism, a Fairy Tale for Adults

Freedomnomics: Libertarianism, a Fairy Tale for Adults

By James Hancocks “Capitalism: God’s way of determining who is smart and who is poor.” Ron Swanson Let’s not kid ourselves; conventional economic policy has failed us. The world economy is looking increasingly bleak, there is massive upheaval in Europe, debt problems...
The Economics of Facebook Likes

The Economics of Facebook Likes

By Famin Ahmed So being the superficial generation that we are, you can’t deny that you considered at least once how many likes you got on your last Facebook profile picture change. Well lucky for you, UQES has you covered on getting bulk likes on your next one....

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