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Economics Travelogue #2

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After three days of socializing and watching lectures, I must say that FEE and CISC's Communicating Capitalism seminar was a resounding success. Attracting ...

Economics Travelogue #1

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With everything I will be doing this summer, I think a travelogue will be a fun way of reflecting on what I learn and see. I am currently at Hartsfield-Jac...

Not Lacking Links

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Reading miscellanea: Identity Politics and their threat to liberal democracy An interesting article by Kemal Derviş, the VP of the Brookings Institute, on ho...

Government Crisis in Burundi

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I have not seen too much discussion on this, but after a failed coup, Burundi's government is struggling with a question of legitimacy. The coup was a respon...

Two Years Post-Snowden: ACLU vs Clapper

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On May 7th, after a near two year ordeal, the ACLU successfully won their case against James Clapper, the head of the National Security Agency. The second ci...