Dr Okonjo-Iweala, the returning finance minister and new economy Czar (couldn’t resist that one) starts talking at about 4:30. She talks about agriculture, manufacturing, job creation and even Nollywood. I don’t yet have an opinion on her and her new team – it is much too early – but in a few months, one should… Read More »
From a 1985 discussion. H/T brain pickings
I know it is Dr Doom, but it’s got to be newsworthy when an NYU economist tells a WSJ columnist that Marx was right about capitalism. Thanks to Ola for the link.
Alain de Botton – On Pessimism from The School of Life on Vimeo.
A pretty damning picture.
H/T Scarlet Lion.
Orlando Julius Ekemode sings Ise.
Radiolab duo, Robert Krulwich and Jad Abumrad team up with avant cellist Zoë Keating for this Musicians@Google event. If you don’t listen to Radiolab you are missing a lot. This is Zoë Keating’s website.