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Monday, November 18, 2019

The 2019 Davos Conference

A few weeks ago, the annual Davos Conference was held, bringing together a diverse collection of world leaders, industrial titans, distinguished diplomats, and celebrities....

Money savvy tips for second semester

Welcome back to the second semester of the school year (and welcome to all of our new study abroad students)! Whether you did absolutely...

The Chinese Housing Crisis

Here in the United Kingdom, one of the biggest issues facing the British people and the British economy is the perennial high cost of...

Five Ways to be Productive During the Winter Break

Now that the holidays are over, those of you without a job may be wondering what to do with the next several weeks of...

The Costs of a Flight Risk at Gatwick

On December 19, Gatwick Airport was forced to shut down its runways for two days, following a ‘deliberate’ drone flight which invaded official airspace...

St Andrews Economists: Dr. Luca Savorelli

Dr. Luca Savorelli is currently the director of teaching of the School of Economics and Finance. He originally studied the economics of innovation during...

Knowing When to Stop: The Law of Diminishing Returns

As we approach finals, the law of diminishing returns seems to be an apt topic relating to productivity. You’ve perhaps heard the phrase, “Work...

Economics Cost of WWI in Britain

In the eternal debate over the United Kingdom’s role in the world, a chronology of Britain’s relative decline in global status is usually constructed...

Resume Builders

Three ways to use your winter well if you don't have an internship There are a myriad of reasons why you might not be planning...

Weekly Wrap-Up

The trade war between the US and China continues. The US criticised China’s “empire and aggression” in Asia. Nothing new here.  UK-exposed stocks, including RBS,...