Dictators in postcolonial sub-Saharan Africa cling to power by keeping senior ministers in check and manipulating ethnic divisions, according to new research by VSE Professors Francesco Trebbi and Patrick Francois. More…
Why do people move to ‘unhappy’ communities? New research co-authored by Assistant Professor Joshua Gottlieb suggests people may be deciding to trade happiness for other gains.
Hassan Bhatti is the first UBC international student to win both the 2014 Nestor Korchinsky Student Leadership Award and the Margaret Fulton Award!