Pop Culture- A Hallyu Analysis

By Devika M, Junior Editor Don’t we all have that one friend who wants to learn Korean because of her favorite Korean band? Or that friend who always gushes about her favorite ‘ K- Drama’? Cultural economics is that branch of economics that I find enjoyable to explore because the culture is all around us [...]

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Fun fact: The Hathaway Effect

Source:https://www.huffpost.com/entry/the-hathaway-effect-how-a_b_830041 Could you ever imagine that Anne Hathaway, a popular Hollywood actress, could help Warren Buffet, one of the most successful traders and the third richest man in the world, make easy money? Well, apparently, she has. In 2011, a correlation between various events related to the ‘Love and Other Drugs’ actress, Anne Hathway and [...]

Alumnae Speak: In Conversation with Raavi Aggarwal

In conversation with Raavi Aggarwal (Batch of 2015).MH'15, UCL'17, Paris School of Economics'19 An MH alumna, Raavi Aggarwal, is currently working as a researcher at MCC-Berlin. Her current research interests include Environmental economics and development economics. She held the position of President of Arthashastra during 2014-15. Which was your favorite course you took during your [...]

The Curious Case of Spectrum Auctions in India

By Sakshi Dhawan, Deputy Editor (Miranda House) and Shorya Jain, IIT-Delhi WHAT IS 5G Today’s mobile users want faster data speeds and more reliable service. The next generation of wireless networks—5G—promises to deliver that, and much more. With 5G, users should be able to download a high-definition film in under a second (a task that [...]

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The Fault in Our Stars- The Libra Story

By Mita Chaturvedi (Miranda House) and Amartya Bhargava (IIT-Delhi) In June 2019, the social media giant Facebook formally unveiled its plans to launch a new cryptocurrency in 2020. Facebook says that it will have little to do with the decision making in this currency- but recent scandals have led to many distrusting the company. This, [...]