Life and Culture
Life and Culture
5 Key Takeaways From Christine Lagarde’s Lecture at Northwestern
13 Oct 2016
How Soylent Might Change The Way We Eat
10 Jun 2016
A Clash of Intellectual Titans: Gordon v. Mokyr
10 May 2016
Where will our economy be in 10, 20, 50 years? Two Northwestern professors debate this issue – one believes our best days are behind us,...
Five Key Takeaways from Ben Bernanke’s Visit to NU
28 Apr 2016
Former Chairman of the Federal Reserve, Ben Bernanke, spoke at Northwestern on topics ranging from the 2008 Financial Crisis and government regulation to his experiences...
What The Big Short Teaches Us About the 2007-08 Financial Crisis?
28 Mar 2016
Academy Award nominated film, The Big Short, has made the 2007-08 financial crisis accessible to millions of Americans with the hope of educating them on some of...
Robinhood Announces New “Instant” Program
06 Mar 2016
Robinhood aims to mark its place in the online brokerage market by taking advantage of the relatively untapped market of potential millennial investors. The app takes a risky...
Challenging the Economic Prospects of Our Future
20 Feb 2016
Gordon argues that the slow growth of innovation may hinder America’s economic prospects, but believes there are steps to mitigate the situation. Northwestern Professor Robert Gordon recently...
Behind the Downfall of the Markets
09 Feb 2016
ou’ve probably heard some nebulous claims that “the markets are down,” or realized gas prices are especially low when you went to fill up your tank,...
5 Ways to Start Investing While You’re Still In College
07 Feb 2016
hether you’re trying to save up some money for paying off your student debt after college, or just hoping to make some quick cash to cover...
The Top 8 Investing Questions You May Be Too Embarrassed to Ask
05 Dec 2015
o most millennials, especially college students, investing can appear as something extremely inaccessible and overly complicated. All of the financial concepts and jargon that comprise...
5 things you need to know about the Chinese economy
17 Nov 2015
What you need to know, in five minutes. rom sagging GDP growth to major swings in the stock market and fears emerging around an aging...
Financial news sources every college student should read
31 May 2015
Maybe you’re a junior or senior prepping for an interview with the bank you fantasize about working for, or maybe you’re a freshman or sophomore...