Anything About Everything

22 June 2009

The Cost Of Sports

Filed under: Economics,Sport — rajiv @ 2:18 am

How the F1 split might affect Singapore.

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1 June 2009

The Financial Crisis – Who Is To Blame?

Filed under: Behaviour,Economics,Politics,Society — rajiv @ 9:19 am

Who is to blame for the current financial crisis?  The technical language of economists and academics doesn’t really answer the question.

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17 February 2009

Money Grows On Board Games

Filed under: Economics,Sport,World — rajiv @ 5:23 am

On BBC Sport yesterday:
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30 December 2008

Good To Know ….

Filed under: Economics,Society — rajiv @ 9:43 am

From the Times, 29 December 2008:
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21 December 2008

Severe Global Recession In 2009?

Filed under: Economics,World — rajiv @ 12:20 pm

So what’s new?

The people and institutions that led the world to this are still largely in place or untouched.

14 November 2008

Bretton Woods II?

Filed under: Conflict,Economics,People,Politics,World — rajiv @ 3:00 pm

“A deep-seated global crisis is often a chance to redraw the map, reflecting shifts in the balance of power in different ways.”

Unfortunately, self-interest will prevail, until people and nations are forced to reach a realistic compromise by the horrors of war.

That was how it was the first time around.

21 July 2008

Banks

Filed under: Behaviour,Economics,Law & Jurisprudence,Society — rajiv @ 8:25 am

I have come across the following situation on more than one occasion:

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