What’s Going On With Tesla Lately?

Written by Nitya Wanchoo As of lately, Tesla stock owners have been biting their nails watching “TSLA” take a dive in the market. The famous automotive and energy company has become a household name in recent years, primarily known for luxurious, environmentally friendly electric cars. These unique automobiles are notably characterized by their sleek modern…

The Disney Board Vote: Its Importance and Future Implications

Written by Melissa Weinstein Since its foundation in 1923, the Walt Disney Company has stood as an entertainment and media giant. Walt Disney and his brother Roy O. Disney came together in Hollywood, California to create their brotherhood cartoon studio after Walt was able to sell a short film titled Alice’s Wonderland (History.com, 2019). Little…

Beyond Indulgence: The Economics of Addiction 

Written by Dhruvi Dedhia In most contexts, an excess of anything is undesirable. One of the most debilitating forms of excess, addiction, has long been studied from an economic perspective to the extent that several economic models of addiction have been proposed over the years. Defined as a “state of psychological and/or physical dependence on…

Biden Says the CHIPS Act Will Save American Manufacturing: It Might Also Save His Campaign

Written by Daniel Marsh More than three years have passed since the beginning of the Coronavirus pandemic in early 2020. While COVID no longer dominates public life, with society reopened to normal, pre-pandemic activity, the disruption caused by the virus has exposed a number of vulnerabilities, specifically within the global economy. Businesses and factories shut…

How Two Major Tech IPOs May Have Revived the 2024 IPO Market Forecast

Written by Olivia Knapp Many companies decided to issue their shares on the public market in 2021 amid near-zero interest rates. As the Federal Reserve increased rates to combat subsequent inflation in the post-covid era, the IPO market experienced drastically less activity. Despite this slump in equity capital market activity, IPO success increased over time…

Pricing Psychology: Deciphering Consumer Behavior

Written by Sunjna Namjoshi Picture this: you walk into your favorite neighborhood coffee shop, greeted by the aroma of freshly brewed coffee and the inviting ambiance of cozy seating areas. As you approach the counter to place your order, you’re faced with an array of options, each accompanied by an individual price tag. Have you…

The Sharing Economy: Disruptions and Adaptations in Real Estate and Beyond

Written by Ali Pullaro The sharing economy today is often conducted through online platforms. The sharing economy consists of short-term peer-to-peer transactions. From vacation rentals to shared ride services, companies like Uber and Airbnb have changed and revolutionized the way we as a society interact with the market. Some companies have been successes and some…

Op-Ed: How to Fundraise as an Entrepreneur

Written by Tianqi (George) Sun Fundraising is one of the most important skills an entrepreneur needs to have, but few people know how to do it. Sometimes, entrepreneurs are hesitant to reach out because they are not confident with their ideas and their company.  To successfully fundraise as an entrepreneur there are the necessary tools…

Is Hosting an F1 Race Financially Feasible?

Fernando Alonso, Ferrari team, Location unknown, 03/02/2017. More: View public domain image source here

Written by Sid Mehta Formula One: it is the pinnacle of motorsport, the highest and fastest form of it. The wealthiest individuals pay exorbitant amounts to watch it, the largest corporations vie for limited spots to sponsor it and team owners take on huge premiums to put their drivers behind the wheel. Despite all this,…