Fun Fact: The Leftist Origins of the Monopoly Board Game

By Riya Kalia, Junior Editor Memories of fondness and frustration are often associated with one of the world’s most popular board games, Monopoly. As all players will know, the game involves players competing for limited properties or utilities and ends with one monopolist controlling the properties and utilities on the board, having expropriated all the [...]

Ghibli Movies: A Semi-Economic Analysis

By Bharati J Krishnan, Chief Editor It's easy to take for granted the remedial effects of Studio Ghibli movies. However, Ghibli productions don't just make wholesome, feel-good movies meant to therapize; their movies deal with many societal and economic themes that are present without hijacking the entire plot of the movie. They appear in a [...]