Economy

Implementation of car-free days in Nairobi City deferred until further notice

Implementation of car-free days in Nairobi City deferred until further notice The Ministry of Transport, Infrastructure, Housing, Urban Development and Public Works made a press release announcing that the planned two car-free […]

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Economy

Meet Paulo Guedes Brazil’s economic advisor

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Meet Paulo Guedes Brazil’s economic advisor Paulo Guedes is the new economic advisor for Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro. He will also work as the Minister of Economy. He is the founder of […]

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Economy

International Finance Corporation (IFC) Projects in Kenya

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International Finance Corporation (IFC) Projects in Kenya According to Manuel Moses – the International Finance Corporation (IFC) country manager- the multilateral agency is assisting refugee communities in Kakuma Refugee Camp based in […]

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Economy

NIGERIA’S FINANCE MINISTER, KEMI ADEOSUN, RESIGNS OVER ALLEGED FORGERY OF NYSC CERTIFICATE 

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NIGERIA’S FINANCE MINISTER, KEMI ADEOSUN, RESIGNS OVER ALLEGED FORGERY OF NYSC CERTIFICATE  Nigeria’s finance minister, Kemi Adeosun, resigned over a NYSC Certificate Scandal which we will cover in full details later on. […]

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Business / Economy

Cryptocurrencies

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Cryptocurrencies Cryptocurrencies have attracted a lot of attention in both the academic world and by practitioners. The three most common cryptocurrencies are: a) Bitcoin b) Ripple c) Ethereum It’s is interesting to […]

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Economy

Can governments default on sovereign debt?

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 Can governments default on sovereign debt? “A long-held view by some investors is that governments rarely default on local or domestic currency sovereign debt. After all, they say, governments can service these […]

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Economy

“TAX CUTS CAN LIBERATE AFRICAN ECONOMIES” Arnold Vinick, US Senator  

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“TAX CUTS CAN LIBERATE AFRICAN ECONOMIES” Arnold Vinick, US Senator   Here is  a very interesting debate on NBC News Live. This is a fictional character played by Alan Alda. But the content makes […]

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Economy

Access to internet and economic inequality

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Read More: Land value tax Revenue Hyper infation in Venezuela 2018 worsens Octavio Paz Books Access to internet and economic inequality In this article, we explore the impact of internet access on […]

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Economy

Land Value Tax revenue

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Land Value Tax revenue In 1879, Henry George proposed through his book Progress and Poverty an introduction of Land Value Tax revenue. George had proposed that taxes on unimproved value of land […]

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Economy

Hyper Inflation in Venezuela 2018 worsens

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Hyper inflation in Venezuela 2018 worsens Currently, there is hyperinflation in Venezuela (82,700% in July 2018) and here is an update on how much you need to purchase basic commodities: Venezuela is […]

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Economy

Octavio Paz books

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Octavio Paz books  Octavio Paz, Nobel Award Winner and writer from Mexico, defines government as “el ogro filantrópico” which loosely translates to (the philanthropic ogre). This refers to a creature that: ” […]

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Economy

Immigrants built Australia

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Immigrants built Australia Australia has grown faster than expected and the Central Bank Chief Philip Lowe has said that Immigrants built Australia. This credited to their superior performance at their place of work. […]

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Economy

Kenya economic survey 2018

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Kenya economic survey 2018 According to Kenya Economic Survey 2018, in the financial year 2017/2018 the national government expenditure was expected to reach Ksh. 2.7 trillion. Development expenditure was expected to reach […]

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Economy

Learn about Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) Kenya

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This article explores the structure of Private Public Partnerships in Kenya. This is commonly referred to as PPPs.

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Economy

ARGENTINA PESO COLLAPSE IS REAL

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This article is all about the Argentine Peso collapse and the causes of that.

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Economy

North Korea promotes labor intensive activities to create jobs

North Korea promotes labor intensive activities to create jobs Agricultural technology remains primitive. Visiting experts say they still encounter farming equipment from the 1950s. Just beyond the city limits of Pyongyang, farmers […]

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Economics / Economy

ECONOMETRICS

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ECONOMETRICS Econometrics is a combination of economy, statistics and mathematics. Read More: Rising influence of social media on politics Sharing is Caring:

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Economy

Edmund Burke on Social Change

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Edmund Burke on Social Change “Social Change needs to be gradual, and cannot be implemented by top-down design oversight.”  – Edmund Burke  I’m aware of many socio-programs in Kenya which are implemented […]

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Economy

Hon Isaac Mwaura Criticizes weak efforts to fight corruption in Kenya 

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Hon Isaac Mwaura Criticizes weak efforts to fight corruption in Kenya  Honorable Isaac Mwaura calls for tough actions against corruption. He is a nominated member of parliament representing special groups in the […]

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