Category archives: Economics

A rant about The Bilderberg Group and what is wrong with it (funny)


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Is the Chinese economy a bubble?


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The number of property’s build in China is enormous. The number of vacant properties is exceeding 64 million. Is there a real-estate bubble  in China? According to this video there is.

The power of money in Washington politics.


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This documentary examines how Political Action Committees (PACs) and Super PACs have influenced Washington politics in favor of a privileged class. It shows the influence of lobbyists and campaign contributions on US politics. Both the democrats and the republicans are involved in the money-power struggle. Judge yourself if this is good or bad.

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The ancient history of the silk road in Chang-an.


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This documentary shows the history and influence of the silk road in Chang-an China. The silk road was described beautifully by Marco Pole and this video gives you even more perspective.

The Last Ice Merchant Mount Chimborazo Ecuador.


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East Timor fighting for its fair share of prosperity.


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East Timor is one of the poorest countries in Asia. Its only economic hope for the future lies in massive reserves of oil and gas in the Timor Sea. In many countries with large mineral recourses, big oil and mining companies are trying to make as much money as possible. Nothing wrong with that, but ...

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Mineral rich Congo is suffering from the natural resource trap!


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The mineral riches of Congo lead to corruption and a failed state. If capturing mineral wealth brings you more than working for your money, what would you do?

Growing up in the fast changing city of Guangzhou China.


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Increasing immigration from Central America to Mexico.


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The fast growing call-center industry in Manila the Philippines.


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