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A modern economic parable...

The American economist and Nobel Prize, Milton Friedman, in 1969, launched this genial idea of helicopter money in a now famous paper “The Optimum Quantity of Money”. 437 more words

Zurich - The World's Most Sustainable Town (but only because the 'World's Most Sustainable Town' list does not exist yet - see below for an explanation)



Closest major city
Zurich is the largest city in Switzerland – so just follow the trail of chocolate and financial services crumbs… 1,894 more words

Stargazers seek sense of community through public astronomy

Stepping out last Friday night from the Boston Children’s Museum, Jesse, an 11 year-old from Roxbury, Massachusetts spied something unexpected.

A small group, assembled moments before, stood before a telescope, looking up at the darkening night sky. 999 more words

UAE tops list of 'safest country in the world'

The World Economic Forum did not include Libya Iraq or North Korea in 2015 report

Sourced through Scoop.it from: m.gulfnews.com


Vietnam to host summits, conference on Mekong River utilization, regional cooperation

HANOI, Oct. 19 (Xinhua) — Vietnam will host its neighboring states at two summits and a conference to discuss sustainable use of Mekong River water and strengthening regional cooperation later this month. 310 more words


Opinion - The jobs of the future – and two skills you need to get them | World Economic Forum

This is well worth a read, published by WEF. It reports that maths ability will get you furthest, citing Harvard’s Davis Deming – with the proviso that you must have the… 85 more words


10 Habits of Utterly Authentic People (WEF)

Authentic people (according to this WEF article) are deeply in tune with who they are and what they want.

Read the World Economic Forum article… 22 more words