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A perspective on MINT: youth, cosmopolitanism, and cultural convergence

Key takeaways:

  1. Whilst emerging markets share a number of economic and demographic commonalities, their cultures are vastly different
  2. Flamingo’s MINT Project appears to draw upon the views of cosmopolitan youths who are, to a large extent, culturally convergent and geographically placeless…
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Just How tough is it to become a U.S. Navy SEAL-A true story needed to be heard again: The “No Hell Week” from Hell

Comment by Jim Campbell Citizen Journalist, Oath Keeper and Patriot.

Who are the men who make up America’s Elite Navy SEALs? 

Put on your crash helmets and fasten your seat belts you are about to find out. 1,777 more words


Rise of the new BRICS, how the MINTs will shape our world

I recently listened to the excellent BBC World Service podcast by Jim O’Neill, called MINT: The Next Economic Giants. The presenter is famous for coining in 2001 the term BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China), with South Africa  being later added to become  1,256 more words

Economics & Development