Posts byMagdalena Wiśniewska

2nd year BSc student of Economics at UvA. Contemporary art and theater lover, interested in Creative Industries and Cultural Economics. Considers Economics as a tool to better understand the surrounding world.

Trump for President

...and other scary stories.

There is practically nobody, whose opinion I would trust uncritically. I believe that simply accepting a point of view acquired from any media source is not a sound state of reality for a conscious individual. Because of that, in the issues that matter, I highly appreciate articles, which give me an opportunity to clearly separate

Sleepovers for adults

Why is alternative accommodation so popular?

AirBnB era We all know AirBnB. And if we are not a hotel manager or a neighbour to a constant AirBnB apartment with loud tourists – we all love it. Why wouldn’t we? Even if we don’t use it, who doesn’t love having alternatives both for earning some quick money out from your place when

Making Money on the Internet

PATREON - empowering a new generation of content creators.

Have you ever felt that you wasted those 10 euros watching that crappy movie in the cinema? We all did, especially lately, if you are a DC universe fan. Or, on the opposite, you watched online something so good, so incredibly awesome that you wished you could have paid for it? Or that at least


What are the TEDx conferences actually worth?

I am quite allergic to the broad idea of coaching. I feel like my generation became some kind of seminar junkies – we need motivational talks to eat well, to work out well, to do our jobs well or to create relationships with others. We need other people, who motivate us to live our lives

How to Assess the Value of Nothing?

Judging modern art by appearance

In terms of economics, assessing the value of a good is usually quite straightforward. Whether it is economic or market value, whether we’re dealing with a free market economy or a socialist one – the factors influencing value are almost the same. One compares price of a good to its quality, availability and subjective, personal