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The PhD professor driving with UBER for a living

Why is this PhD professor settling as an UBER driver and where is his family? The man trying to find peace with unemployment and US immigration laws.

What is happening with unemployment in Jordan?

Unemployment continues to be a problem in everyday society. This is no different from Jordan. What does one local employee have to say about this climate?

The psychology of spending

Did you know it was all a trick? Turns out we spend mostly because it’s psychological. Check out some of the most common behavioural economics tricks, as told from the non-economist.

The economic disparity of being a Jordanian millennial

How are you expected to have a good life and save money in Jordan? One Jordanian millennial talks about life and pursuing our consumerist needs.

The Non-Economist’s guide to Valentine’s Day

Are we too wasteful on Valentine’s Day? Is Valentine’s Day just a marketing scheme? Here are the non-economist’s tips to save some cash on the day of love.

Why do we make bad decisions?

By the non-economist Illustration by Cesilia Faustina We suck! Yes, that is how I am starting off this article, because well, we do! Humans have been known to constantly choose and make bad decisions. We are living organisms that are selfish and in tune to emotions rather than logic. How do I know this? Please […]

Is Jordan the next women’s Silicon Valley?

Could Jordan be the next big thing for women entrepreneurs? In a world where women make up most of the population, one entrepreneur and his development agency are trying to prove that there is nothing a woman can’t do.