Social Responsibility

A lovely, sunny morning in the Hyde Park in London, England.

Informed and Reasoned Democracy

June 23, 2016 marked the day that the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union in a referendum, the Brexit as it is called. Countless debates and predictions from analysts and economists alike led up to that day. Still it turned out to be a bit of a surprise that the Briton wanted to…

Searching for Nessie in Loch Ness, Scotland.

Take So Much and Leave So Little

Some of us are born with outstanding talents. Some of us work hard to earn what they have. Some of us are born mentally or physically disadvantaged. And none of us have a choice. Your birth condition is beyond intention and choice, and the choices you make in your life, that contribute to where you…

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, r > g, in his book Capital in the Twenty-First Century, where r is the rate of return to wealth and g is growth rate of the…