On Wednesday morning, first-year PhD student Agustín Beltrán was tragically killed in a cycling accident in downtown Vancouver.
Electronic peer-to-peer banking & lending could expand access to finance for world’s poor: UBC study
UBC economists are experimenting with an idea that they believe could bring more financial opportunity to poor people in developing countries.
Working in a competitive industry fosters a greater level of trust amongst workers, finds a new study co-authored by VSE’s Patrick Francois.
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…