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The Ayes Have it for Welfare

In their book Poor Economics: A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty; authors Abhijit V. Banerjee and Esther Duflo assert that problems arise in helping the poor because of what they call the three I’s: ideology, ignorance and inertia. 623 more words



There are those days that just break you. Sometimes for no reason. You set out with¬†grand plans to conquer the world the world, one task at a time but after a short while, you get the feeling that you can’t shake off; you know you’re going to have to change the date on today’s to-do list tomorrow morning. 397 more words


“Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.”¬†

-Henry David Thoreau



Past to future, how bright are all his days, on good terms with himself and the gods.


Books are to be distinguished by the grandeur of their topics even more than by the manner in which they are treated. – Henry David Thoreau… 6 more words

Henry David Thoreau