Uber’s apology

Uber’s apology

The latest in economics research has shown us the real value to an apology; when to apologize and how. Ben Ho, a behavioural economist from Vassar college, has shown through new data in a partnership with Uber and economist John List, that company apologies are most...

How many you’s?

A lot of different popular science literature discusses the differences between the left brain and the right brain in terms of their differing functions. Though this is largely true, in actuality the differences between the functions of both hemispheres are quite...
The Pink Tax

The Pink Tax

It’s beyond a myth but a well-documented fact that consumers pay more for products targeted at women than other products. We are well aware of the difference between the average 2-blade pink razor compared to the 5-blade blue which often costs less. Planet...
Jamal Khashoggi – huh?

Jamal Khashoggi – huh?

Okay so for those of you are uninterested in politics, this might be an unfamiliar name but Jamal Khashoggi has taken over headlines for unfortunate reasons. He was a Saudi journalist who recently became a dissenter of the Saudi regime. A disaster of a move, I know....

My morning routine

Oftentimes, a routine can be helpful in kick-starting a morning in which you don’t reaaally want to get up but you know you should, perhaps on a cold Sunday or a weekday morning lecture you could skip and catch up on later. But getting up can be one of the best things...