Tag Archives: africa

Put it in Your Piggy/Goat Bank

When those of us in the United States talk about illiquid savings, we tend to still be talking about some sort of financial instrument, held at a formal financial institution. For instance, we might have a CD or a bond … Continue reading

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Where are the Africans?

A common mischaracterization among the uninformed is to refer to Africa as a country. An Africa expert might retort that in fact it is not a country; there are 54 countries on the continent. However, depending on the “African” you … Continue reading

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Stray Observations and Links

I’ve had a difficult time compelling myself to write recently. Don’t worry though, I’ve been reading about psychology and behavioral economics, so I can explain perfectly the phenomena that are leading to me not writing. So at least there’s that. … Continue reading

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Even in Kenya, Bolt is King

I now have been in two other countries while their athletes have been competing in major sporting events. While I was in Argentina, the country was hosting Copa America, the South American soccer championship. Argentina thinks about its team the … Continue reading

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