How would you like to be blamed for not being a millionaire? America’s poor need a Maugham

by Rashmee

Posted on March 14, 2017


If you’re middle class, how would you feel if the nearest millionaire said it was your own fault you weren’t as rich as them? That you were dumb to spend money on a holiday rather than investing it in, say, big pharma stocks? How would you like to be blamed for not being a millionaire? … Continue reading “How would you like to be blamed for not being a millionaire? America’s poor need a Maugham”

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American growth a one-time event, says this professor controversially

by Rashmee

Posted on April 22, 2016


I remembered Robert Gordon, economics professor at Northwestern and author of The Rise and Fall of American Growth when I read that the wage gap in America grew in 29 of the last 42 years. On Freaknomics recently, Professor Gordon went to great lengths to explain that he took a doleful view of America’s prospects … Continue reading “American growth a one-time event, says this professor controversially”

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK