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Gross domestic happiness

Join Joel as he discusses the idea of using economic policy in the current situation to springboard into a happier and more productive future.

Economics in a Public Policy Environment: An intern’s Perspective

As there are several internship applications currently open (see our opportunities page for more information), I’m deviating from my usual macroeconomic analyses to provide some practical insights into what being an “economic intern” entails. More specifically, this article focuses on how economics can be applied in a public policy environment. Should you expect to spend gruelling hours deducing the saving rate that maximises consumption per worker in steady state? Read on to find out!

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