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Op-ed: The two sides of the Karabakh coin.

In this op-ed published on commonspace.eu on 19 November 2014 Dennis Sammut reflects on two recent events that highlighted the opposite ends of the situation around the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. 1,098 more words

South Caucasus

Faking it IS making it

This week’s InfoNews column is up and it’s about why we should start being our best fake selves as opposed to our best true selves. But when you read it out of context like that it sounds really terrible, so you should probably just read it HERE.


Treading Through the Trash: Haiti's Garbage Problem Isn't Wrecking Just the Environment

Imagine taking an hour long boat off the coast of a beach in the Caribbean, sun shining, perfect breeze blowing. You are getting ready to go scuba dive, and once the boat arrives to the first dive spot, you ensure all your equipment is on properly, check your regulator, and get ready for an exciting dive. 960 more words


Looks do not define credibility in politics

November 12, 2014 | Alyssa Sanford, Signal Correspondent

“Shake it off.”

That’s what U.S. Senate candidate — and eventual winner — Joni Ernst (IA-R) said to a crowd of cheering supporters, after retiring Sen. 591 more words

Signal Articles

The Good Regulator

El buen regulador no habla español (The good regulator doesn’t speak Spanish), by Juan Delgado.

Alternativas Económicas, November 2014.

The recent merger in Spain of the antitrust agency and several industry regulators into one single agency poses several questions on institutional design. 12 more words

Competition And Regulation

Commentary: On priority lane strategies for Malta

On 11 November, the following question was posted by James Craig Wightman‎, one of the leaders of Malta’s hard-pressed cycling activist program, to the… 715 more words


Why you shouldn't apply wallpaper with your sig-oth

When it comes to the wallpaper adage, it’s totally true. Clearly my boyfriend has no idea what “straight” means and this was a problem.

This week’s InfoNews column is up and it’s about committing relationship suicide — or, why you shouldn’t hang wallpaper with your sig-oth. You can read it HERE.