Financial Times’ Four Primers on Capital

I’ve been wanting to draw attention to Paul Kennedy’s article, “Read the big four to know capital’s fate,” from the Financial Times but it slipped my mind until now.  And who are the big four Kennedy suggests who’s economic insight will shed light on capital’s latest crash and burn?  Why it’s Adam Smith, Karl Marx, […]

Leeching onto Success

If Russian Finance Minister Alexei Kudrin’s warning last week that Russia’s recent economic bump will most likely be short lived got you down, don’t fret there are some economic spheres besides McDonald’s that are going strong.  As Time reports, leech farming  is a “flourishing industry” and  “a bright spot in a Russian economy.”  That’s right, […]