Archive for the 'Business' Category

What is Wrong in the Australian Economy? – Three Observations

This is the second article in this series commenting on various aspects of the current crisis as applicable to Australia. Effects of Other Countries’ Policies on Australia In my first article I commented on the effect idiotic political decisions had on our economy. This article focusses on the effect the policies of other countries have [...]

Understanding Corruption – Harvey Goldstein

In this elusive land of shadow puppets, nothing is quite what it seems. It’s easy for westerners to mistake the meaning or miss the nuance of what is said or done. Yes can mean no. Politeness can mask hostility. Devout Muslims turn out to be not so devout after all. The person ostensibly in charge [...]