Category Archives: Economics

”What Went Wrong with Africa?”

The subject title is from the 2004 book by Roel van der Veen who presented his findings and theories at The Swedish Institute of International Affairs on June 7, 2012. Co-presenting on the headlined topic, “What Africa?” was Erika Bjerström, international correspondent … Continue reading

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”A Friend in Power is a Friend Lost”

Here is The Education of Henry Adams, an autobiography or, perhaps more accurately, a memoir in that there are around 20 years missing, those with his wife Clover. (See the link at the end for access to her life, and … Continue reading

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