Hey there! My name's Becky and I'm a third year BA economics student. As I'm entering the final year of my undergraduate course, expect plenty of posts about balancing work and play, preparing for the future and some of the top tips I've learnt over my three years at Leicester.
Name, Place, Studying??? That’s the basis for how most of your conversations will start with new people at university. By the time you’re in your second week of freshers, you’ve probably met about 100 new people using that very template. Now, although this is a pretty full-proof way of starting a conversation with new […]
Price discrimination is one of my favourite theories in economics. I first learnt it way back during A Levels, but it has reappeared many times, both in my course and in life (yep, sometimes what you learn in class actually does help you in real life). For those who don’t know, price discrimination is […]
With only two weeks until we all start or return to Leicester, it’s the perfect time to suddenly stress our parents out with last minute shopping lists of forgotten uni necessities. So, I thought I’d share my own shopping list to help you with ideas (make sure to forward this post to your parents). […]
Hi, I’m Becky and I will be the Economics blogger for the duration of the next academic year. I am going into my third and (possibly) final year at the University of Leicester, meaning that this is the first year that I have been able to pick my own modules. Not all courses are like […]