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A rational understanding of the world

Studying economics provides students with the structures, information and problem-solving skills to advance their understanding of our economy and society. Economics forces are pervasive in our lives, from the decisions we make as households to those made by government, non-governmental institutions and firms.

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Re-examining technological advancements

Dr. Constantine Passaris has made it his mission to re-examine the concept of globalization by considering the evolution of recent technological advancements and how they relate to modern day business practices.

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Finder’s Bank of Canada Overnight Rate Survey

The Bank of Canada (BoC) sets the official overnight rate eight times per year. Finder’s Bank of Canada Overnight Rate Survey features some of Canada’s brightest minds in economics and property weighing in on how a potential change to the overnight rate could affect the Canadian economy.

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Travel Study Berlin

Explore the city that never sleeps! Spend 3 weeks seeing the icons of Berlin’s historical legacy, its contemporary urban landscape, thriving cultural and artistic scene and sites of political and economic significance.

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Freeze-out mergers

Drs. Elif and Mehmet Dalkir's invited feature on freeze-out mergers has been included on the Harvard Law School Forum.

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BoostNB gives New Brunswickers a lesson in economics aims to simplify important economic issues to New Brunswickers while keeping tabs on the province's successes and failures.

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