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R is for RESOURCE Curse (The A2Z of Economics 18/26)

R : RESOURCE CURSE

WHAT

Black Panther is the richest superhero on earth. That is because of the abundance of Wakanda’s (the fictional country T’Challa aka Black Panther is the ruler of) Vibranium reserves – a mineral deposited into the country from a meteor strike thousands of years ago. 791 more words

Economics

L is for LIBERALIZATION (The A2Z of Economics 12/26)

L: LIBERALIZATION

WHAT

The summer of 1991 had end of the world feels for me, a fifth grader back then. The reason was a car ride to the petrol pump where the adults gasped that petrol prices had almost doubled from Rs 7 to about Rs 13 a liter. 1,241 more words

Economics

E is for ECONOMY (The A2Z of Economics 5/26)

E: ECONOMY

WHAT

The term ‘economy’ is tossed around in casual conversation like croutons in a salad – no one really has an idea as to why they need to toss it in there, but it seems like a thing to do. 667 more words

A2Z Challenge

11-The Uses and Misuses of Language

Words matter. Despite living in a time where that statement appears candidly untrue, it is true for people who want a functioning society. One does not need to be a linguist to appreciate how all words and how they are placed together are meant to convey meaning–consciously or unconsciously. 493 more words

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The Wakanda Effect

Black Panther is the richest superhero on earth. That is because of the abundance of Wakanda’s (the fictional country T’Challa aka Black Panther is the ruler of) Vibranium reserves – a mineral deposited into the country from a meteor strike thousands of years ago. 1,719 more words

The Definition and the Determination of Value: A Forbidden Truth Dissection

What is value? How must it be defined within the parameters of Truth? How must it be judged and determined? I have addressed this issue as part of other brilliant essays, but not to the depth or degree that the issue warrants. 2,221 more words

Anarchist

TPPP Episode 64 : A Systems Enthusiast

Welcome back to The Triple Po! After a mental health break, I have returned bigger, but necessarily better. On the pre-ramble I talk about Doug Jones and his victory over Roy Moore in the special election for US Senate in Alabama. 144 more words

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