News archive - August 2018

Thursday, August 16, 2018

What is the plan for marijuana in Ontario?

This is going to be very costly. I think this actually will help the black market get entrenched. This is just bad policy

-Anindya Sen

With the legalization of marijuana in Ontario approaching quickly, Professor Sen reports on Ontario's plan for selling pot. See the full news story here

Monday, August 13, 2018

Why do highly skilled immigrants choose the U.S. over Canada? Professor Skuterud explains

The crème de la crème of talent will tend to go to the U.S. because that’s where they’re going to get the big returns,

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

ECON 220 student wins Velocity competition

Cole Powers, a fourth year Mechanical Engineering student, taking ECON 220, Entrepreneurship Principles, won 5K at the Velocity Fund finals toward his business IntelliCulture. Professor Nunez is extremely proud of this accomplishment. ECON 220 helps students to learn the basics of entrepreneurship to boost their own businesses, and so much more. See the press release on the Velocity website

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

UW's new Problem Lab

Question marks

I’m opposed to best practices. It implies we’re just matching them when I care to leave them in the dust.

Larry smith, Adjunct Economics Professor

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