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The Inequality of Supply & Demand
The Inequality of Supply & Demand

All of us (people, businesses, government) exchange wealth (i.e., spend money) for needed goods and services. In my prior blog, “How Much Wealth in a Dollar”, I used the “egg example” at a very micro…

SPENDING DECADES AWAITING TRIAL: A DIFFERENT PAINFUL KIND OF BRAIN DRAIN IN NIGERIA.
SPENDING DECADES AWAITING TRIAL: A DIFFERENT PAINFUL KIND OF BRAIN DRAIN IN NIGERIA.

Wole stood with his hands gripping the iron bars of his cell. His cell. He felt the urge to laugh, briefly wondering when he had started thinking of anything in this stinking place as ‘his.’ He…

Localism and sustainability are key in Indonesia’s growing economy
Localism and sustainability are key in Indonesia’s growing economy

Indonesia is the largest economy in ASEAN by nominal GDP and continues to push forward aggressively in commercial, industrial, and mining sectors. With a recent carbon tax policy, Indonesia has…

Importance of Data Science for Economics student
Importance of Data Science for Economics student

Data Science has been a new trendy sensation in the last few years as a career opportunity. There are many universities along with many institutions to provide a professional course of data science…

ReBuilding Ukraine
ReBuilding Ukraine

Meet PSD Global an international economic development firm in Washington DC. Sign up for our newsletter and take a peek at the September issue. The conflict in Ukraine weighs immensely — from…

Energy, The Real Currency of An Economy
Energy, The Real Currency of An Economy

I recently read the book Fossil Future by Alex Epstein, a follow-up his earlier work, The Moral Case for Fossil Fuels. Taken together, these books explain the essential role of energy to an economy…

Why can’t capitalism be changed so that it prioritizes long term profits over short term?
Why can’t capitalism be changed so that it prioritizes long term profits over short term?

I saw this post on r/DebateCommunism, and I had a bunch of thoughts that seemed suitable for a blog post of sorts, so here I am. For full clarity, the post has the same title as this blog post, and…

Fintech Opportunities in Cental Bank Digital Currency — Part 1
Fintech Opportunities in Cental Bank Digital Currency — Part 1

This episode is part of our Subject Matter Expert Interviews. It will be one in a series over time, keeping up with the development of the central banks and their digital currency. This episode is…

The Economy
The Economy

The economy. In dire times understanding the foundational concepts can aid in navigation. Understanding that the economy has done this before, the economy will do this again, and it is just a scene…

Parashat Nitzavim — Sodom’s Salts
Parashat Nitzavim — Sodom’s Salts

The verses concluding Parashat Nitzavim compare the dismal fate expected in the Land of Israel to that of Sodom: And later generations will ask — the children who succeed you, and foreigners who come…

What is DAOs?
What is DAOs?

A Decentralized Autonomous Organization(DAO) is a non-centralized organization. A system of rules enforced on a blockchain governs the community, and choices are made from the ground up. DAOs are…

Do You Really Need To Own A House By 30?
Do You Really Need To Own A House By 30?

Be careful about the financial advice you heed from others. Frequently, people want you to follow in their footsteps — even if their footsteps mainly were missteps. It’s popular advice to buy a house…

Fed Up
Fed Up

Yesterday, the Federal Reserve announced that it was raising interest rates by another three quarters of a percent, making it more costly to borrow money in the hopes of slowing the economy down and…

The HAY Destablecoin: A New Asset Class
The HAY Destablecoin: A New Asset Class

Is there even such a thing as a stablecoin? Are any digital currencies truly stable? Well, the short answer is No. Throughout this article we’ll explore how this is the case. Ever since the inception…

The Evolving Battle Against Inflation
The Evolving Battle Against Inflation

I have little doubt that, in time, inflation will abate, but it won’t happen because of any fiscal policy actions — fiscal policy being the realm of government spending and taxation. The traditional…

Snippets
Snippets

(Any views expressed in the below are the personal views of the author and should not form the basis for making investment decisions, nor be construed as a recommendation or advice to engage in…