Addicted to the Sharing Economy

“Despite a voluminous and often fervent literature on “income distribution,” the cold fact is that most income is not distributed: It...

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Wetin Concern Agbero with Overload?

“Population, when unchecked, goes on doubling itself every twenty-five years, or increases in a geometrical ratio. … The means of...

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Conspicuous Consumption of Our Tomorrow, Today

“The phrase “consumer society” complements the description of the present social order as an “industrial society.” Needs are...

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What is Your Money Doing in the Bank?

“It is not by augmenting the capital of the country, but by rendering a greater part of that capital active and productive than would...

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Your Revenue is Not Too Low, Your Costs are Too High

“No man is rich, whose expenditure exceeds his means; and no one is poor whose Incomings exceed his outgoings”  Thomas Chandler...

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MY MINISTRY IS JUCIER THAN YOURS

Let me start with a fairly old story which was recently repackaged and circulated on the social media. It’s about two friends; one...

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The Political Economy of Xenophobia

“No one is born hating another person because of the colour of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate,...

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Of Market Forces and Forced Markets

“Indeed, a major source of objection to a free economy is precisely that it… gives people what they want instead of what a particular...

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SHUT UP, YOU ARE A COMPOUND IDIOT AND BASTARD

‘‘A great civilization is not conquered from without until it has destroyed itself from within’’ – Will Durant “There is a fine...

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Talking About a Revolution

Don’t you know They’re talking about a revolution It sounds like a whisper While they’re standing in the welfare lines Crying at the...

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