Hello readers, The regular feature of the What-if Econ newsletter will be back with a new schedule from September 2021 as I will be returning from my s…
This week's article explores the intersection of commons and cooperatives in economics and society. Next, book notes on Amartya Sen's The Argumentative…
In this edition, read a feature on lessons from microfinance experiments in developing countries. Next, book notes from Rethinking Economics and the an…
This week's article talks about the time relevance of vaccine passports, followed by book notes from Malcolm Gladwell's Tipping Point. Later, a podcast…
This week's article covers the Modern Monetary Theory, a post-Keynesian heterodox school of thought. Then, read book notes on Stephanie Kelton's Defici…
First, read this week's article on the evolution of Amartya Sen's idea of missing women. Next, notes on George Orwell's Animal Farm, an all-time allego…
In this edition: the weekly article about building a Missing Middle Housing, Book Notes on information asymmetry and lemons among lawyers, and thinking…
Two paradoxes – that of value and choice – in the weekly article followed by notes on the book – What Would Great Economist Do? and thinking about poli…
This edition covers the phenomenon of the missing middle within the manufacturing sector in developing economies. Next up, a new section – Book Notes –…
In this edition, read about the criticisms of free-market solutions in the weekly article. Then, listen to a conversation with Heidi Larson, who talks …
In this edition, read an explainer on the labor demand and supply in a monopsonistic labor market. Then, a report on gendered impacts on unemployment t…
Announcement: Starting this month, you will be receiving these weekly newsletters on Fridays instead of Mondays. This shift, as of now, is experimental…