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In The Long Process of Development: Building Markets and States in Pre-industrial England, Spain and their Colonies, my co-author and I show that smugglers in New Spain (current Mexico plus much more) conducted virtually all trade with Europe in the 1600s, including much of the exportation of silver. 412 more words
Credit referencing hit Kenya just the other day and with a big bang. Mention CRB (Credit Referencing Bureau) anywhere and notice all ears pricked. It affects everyone who needs to access loans.
Since the announcement of the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) in 2014, which was planned by Energy Transfer Partners for the transport and access of the Bakken oil fields, it has gained traction as a controversial initiative because of its environmental impact, the threat it poses to water supply and its effect on Native American sacred lands. 1,859 more words
This post’s content is going to be very similar to the developmental one preceding it, so I won’t belabor it with unnecessary details. I appreciate that this is uncharacteristic of the approach to sharing which you’ve come to know and love over the few short minutes you’ve been reading a fake newspaper. 2,059 more words