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Heikki Hiilamo: "Disappointing results from the Finnish basic income experiment"
Heikki Hiilamo, Professor of Social Policy at the University of Helsinki, comments on the preliminary results of Finland's basic income...
The shipping container: an invention that revolutionized trade and turned the world into a giant conveyor belt
Maritime transport fuels global trade. But is it already too cheap to be sustainable?
Professor Anne Kouvonen: To reduce health differences, society must support people
Stress experienced by bosses is in the limelight, but in real life, mental problems are accumulated by those in manual labour, much like...
Professor Antti Kauppinen: The pursuit of happiness does not result in happiness
It is the duty of philosophers to keep on reiterating that there are no easy answers to big questions. Happiness is not only joy and laughter,...
Industrial countries consider climate policy detrimental to economic growth
Not many countries have taken to implementing ambitious climate policies, even with all the research knowledge available. The varying beliefs...
Professor Jari Eloranta: Military spending accounts for an ever smaller proportion of the world economy
Research on the economics of warfare can reveal strange details. Military operations have even been financed by selling grain to the enemy.
Nobel laureates: Common good requires incentives, high-quality education a freedom of choice
Money follows the best people and ideas, said Professor Bengt Holmström in the opening ceremony of Helsinki Graduate School of Economics...
Young adults leaving care in need of caring and emotionally significant relationships
In a study, young adults emphasised the importance of stability for their personal wellbeing when embarking on an independent life after foster...