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Why I love the Free Market Economy

European Airlines.

What does that have to do with a free market economy?

Everything.

Fact: Currently, it is cheaper for me to fly from Boston to London than it is to fly from Boston to Las Vegas. 108 more words

Travel

Some days ago I published this quote at the bottom of this post, a selection from Ayn Rand´s Atlas Shrugged in LinkedIn. I’ve been surprised by the different array of reactions to it by friends and acquaintances here in the U.S. 1,728 more words

Atlas Shrugged

The subject never taught in universities is learnt by minority

Bertrand Russell on Economics and Finance : Sunday’s Quotes

Being immensely rich, he can endow universities, and secure that the most influential part of academic opinion shall be subservient to him.

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Economy

Labour force is the wealth of nations: Adam Smith

Sunday’s quotes

Adam Smith is the father of Economics. He wrote a book The Wealth of Nations in 1776, since then Economics is recognised as a different subject of study. 272 more words

Quotations

A Tale Of Two Economies: Singapore And Cuba

By Frank Holmes – Re-Blogged From http://www.Silver-Phoenix500.com

It would be nearly impossible to find two world leaders in living memory whose influence is more inextricably linked to the countries they presided over than Cuba’s Fidel Castro and Singapore’s Lee Kuan Yew, who passed away this Monday at the age of 91. 531 more words

GDP & Employment

Eight Things That Cost More Than A Book (Or, The Economics of Book Selling)

A couple of days ago, I was having a conversation with one of my author friends. We were discussing (lamenting) the fact that 99 cent books fly off virtual bookshelves and anything more than that takes tremendous effort to sell nowadays (blog tours! 943 more words

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