At first I do have to admit that I am not an economist, nor did I ever try to dissect the intricacies of present day economies. So to a certain level I could understand the content of this book by the Zambian economist Dambisa Moyo. Some things though were beyond my comprehension. What I however … Continue reading DEAD AID

stumbling upon books

Last week we went for a short trip to a riverside town, with roots going back to the days of the Vikings and beyond. We wandered around in the silent streets, accompanied by a drizzling rain. Many shops had inviting displays of artefacts and clothes (in all sizes). Near the main church we stumbled upon … Continue reading stumbling upon books