May 21, 2024
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Elaine M. Liu, a Professor of Economics at University of Houston, visited the NCID to give as seminar entitled "Externalities of Marijuana Legalization: Marijuana Use in Non-Legalizing States".

The paper reveals that social media connections can impact marijuana use in states where it remains illegal. Researchers used data on Facebook friendships to investigate whether connections to states where recreational marijuana is legalized affect marijuana consumption in non-legal states.

The findings indicate that areas with more conn...

April 29, 2024
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Ryan Kellogg, a Professor  at University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy, visited the NCID to give as seminar entitled "The End of Oil".

His paper predicts that global demand for crude oil will fall to near zero by the end of this century, driven by a combination of improvements in clean energy technologies and the adoption of increasingly stringent climate policies. 

It analyzes what implications this decline in demand would have for global oil supply. One cause for concern is the well-known “green parado...

March 27, 2024
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This article was originally published on March 25, 2024 in Expansión. This is an analysis on the future of the Spanish economy based on the study "Freedom and Prosperity in the World 2024" prepared by the Atlantic Council and the Institute of Culture and Society of the University of Navarra in which our researcher Ignacio Campomanes participates. You can consult the original article here.

The future of the economy is very prom...