Merlin is a currently a Graduate Student Researcher at the University of Alberta. She completed her BA in Economics at the University of Alberta, where she honed her skills in resource economics, environmental valuation and development economics.
ECONOMY - 10 DEC 2018
The very poor rely on nature to provide essential goods and services they cannot afford to buy.
ECONOMY - 18 SEP 2018
Population, climate change and insecurity threaten Nigeria's food security. What are the solutions?
ECONOMY - 30 APR 2018
Oil production is Nigeria's main revenue source but imposes hidden costs on local communities and the economy
ECONOMY - 27 MAR 2018
Nigeria has a healthy cinema heritage, but do we have a cinema culture to support New Nollywood?
ECONOMY - 19 FEB 2018
Investment can drive Nigeria's economy for a while, but technology is the only answer to long-term growth.
ECONOMY - 27 OCT 2017
A narrow approach to valuing Nigeria's resources inevitably leads to resource misuse and abuse.