Category Archives: Economics

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

Although I don’t buy newspapers and I no longer have a tv, it seems to me, from skimming through websites and trawling through the wonderful posts at http://www.energybulletin.net , that Peak Oil is now fairly regularly being mentioned, along with … Continue reading

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Inside Job

If you’ve not already ground your teeth down to the gums in anger and frustration at the blatant criminality of the US banking system being allowed to get away scot-free by the US political and justice system before, during and … Continue reading

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The Economics of Happiness

The premiere of The Economics of Happiness at the Polytechnic University of Hong Kong was a welcome spiritual boost, certainly for me, and probably for a lot of other people in the audience. It looked at the state of the … Continue reading

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It’s a Rich Man’s World

One of the perks of being an expat is the fact that you tend to get more money doing a job abroad than if you were doing it back in your own country, simply because you get supplements to your … Continue reading

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