Month: December 2020

The Socio-economic Costs Of Going With The Flow

Reading Time: 4 minutes The socio-economic costs of going with the flow By Arpita Mary Abraham “When Internet Stocks have done very well, people might well buy Internet Stocks, even if by that point they’ve become a bad investment.” – Nudge: Improving decisions about Health, Wealth and Happiness by R. Thaler and C. Sunstein In economic terms, a bubble …

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A Comparative Analysis of the Effects of International Immigration on the Economic Pursuit of Happiness for Immigrants

Reading Time: 21 minutes A Comparative Analysis of the Effects of International Immigration on the Economic Pursuit of Happiness for Immigrants By Batool Husaini ABSTRACT:  When immigrants move from one continent to another, they expect to increase their standard of living through increased income and access to better facilities and institutions. However, it is debated on how this drastic …

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Comparing The Cost Of Living In Different Countries: Which Country Delivers Cost Effective Living Standards

Reading Time: 5 minutes Comparing The Cost Of Living In Different Countries: Which Country Delivers Cost Effective Living Standards By Arshiya Chaudhary All of us have this desire of living in an urban developed city that is well reputed for its living standards. Every government, for the sake of the people, would do their best to maintain an achievable cost …

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The Economics Of Crime ​

Reading Time: 4 minutes The Economics Of Crime By Arshiya Chaudhary The prevalence of crime as well as its persistent nature has attracted the attention of numerous psychologists, economists, philosophers and sociologists throughout our history. Sociologists like Durkheim have been of the view that crime is a natural phenomenon and cannot be completely wiped out. The harm inflicted on …

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