Wandering in a park in Helsinki, Finland.

Thousands of Lives. Or Your Little Finger.

Many know Adam Smith as the father of modern economics. His work, The Wealth of Nations, provides a solid foundation for capitalist economy by means of division of labour…

The Father of Modern Economics, Adam Smith in Edinburgh, Scotland.

‘Tell Me Something I Don’t Know About Economics’

Economics is incomplete. One fundamental principle that many economic models build on, that we are all rational agents with clear preferences, is flawed. Economics does not account for, among our…

The Clock Tower of the Cardiff Castle in Cardiff, Wales.

Richest One Percent Will Own More Than The Rest

It goes without saying that, in this day and age, the rich gets richer and the poor gets poorer. Or as the French economist Thomas Piketty put it,…

Fresh produce by the street in Tirana, Albania.

Choices in Multiverse

Quantum mechanics is odd. Human-scale objects have a definite location at any given time. But particles at the quantum scale? Before a measurement, it can anywhere, and nowhere,…

The Eiffel Tower in Paris, France.

The Right to Rebel

Roughly 20% of all nations have included the right to resist in their constitutions. There is little written however on how the people can acquire the means to do so. When…