29 Jun 2018 17:08 IST

In praise of ‘messy economics’

Economists needn’t be afraid to fight inequality; it’s the efficient thing to do

This article in Chicago Booth Review discusses how the world views an economist's job versus what they really do. The general perception of an economist is that they are people who help make corporates make as much money as possible, without looking at the consequences such actions may have on society.

But according to this article, "economics studies how people and companies make choices under constraints". Click to read more.

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