suzanne wang

Book Review-- Poor Economics

May 07, 2018

In 2006, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to Muhammad Yunus and the Grameen Bank in Bangladesh for providing microloans to the poor. You…

Economic Impact of "Low-Skill" Immigration

May 03, 2018

It’s no secret that Trump is not the biggest fan of immigration. His campaign rhetoric, tweets, and policy proposals reveal a distaste for…

Inequality and the Environment

April 19, 2018

The environment and inequality are closely intertwined. In Flint, Michigan, where thousands of residents were exposed to highly dangerous…

Some Thoughts on the Fryer Paper

April 01, 2018

Michael Brown. Eric Garner. Tamir Rice. The unjust deaths of these unarmed black men and child at the hands of police officers sparked a…

Using Celery with RabbitMQ

January 09, 2017

If you have a job that’s computationally intensive, it wouldn’t be a great idea to keep a user waiting; rather, it’s best to do that in the…

Book Roundup 2016

January 04, 2017

My Kindle has recently become an extension of my arm. I’m currently on winter holiday in China, which gives me ample opportunity to get lost…

Two Poems

April 07, 2016

My literary society hosts a Fireside Poetry event every semester — like an open mic, but for poetry. I used to never really care much for…

Using RecordRTC with React

February 11, 2016

RecordRTC is a library that allows for client-side recording, using WebRTC. It’s a fantastic tool (created and well-maintained by Muaz…