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Would Heterosexuals Select For Gay Genes?

Economic and social planning by the state can mean many things, but a planned society is always held in some form as a progressive goal. This is at the very heart of  “statism”. 881 more words


Grexit: Why Amartya Sen and Thomas Piketty are right about Germany

The French economist Thomas Piketty whose bestselling book Capital in the Twenty First Century was published last year, in an interview to the German newspaper Die Zeit… 1,356 more words


The Complexities of Work and Pay

The whole subject of work and pay is more complex than we usually suppose. For one thing, technological progress has greatly increased economic growth in recent decades, making a shorter work week possible, as predicted by John Maynard Keynes in the 1930s. 1,073 more words


Post-war Germany recovery? Any roles to Greece, Spain, and Turkey...?

Post-war Germany recovery? Any roles to Greece, Spain, and Turkey…?

Sixty years ago today, an agreement was reached in London to cancel half of postwar Germany’s debt… 1,000 more words


Owe your banker 1000 pounds and you are at his mercy; owe him 1 million and the position is reversed.

– John Maynard Keynes


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Three Investment Strategies

“Successful investing is anticipating the anticipation of others.”
John Maynard Keynes (economist)

“If you want to get rich start a religion.
Ron Hubbard (Scientology Founder) 18 more words


The South Indian Monkey Trap: How Our Values Compromise Our Freedom

The South Indian Monkey Trap is an age old method for catching troublesome monkeys looking to steal food from local villagers in parts of India. This simple but ingenious trap consists of a coconut that has been carefully hollowed out at one end and chained to a pole in the ground. 898 more words