Democratic participation and influence!
If there is one thing that I have studied more about Sweden than the language, it is the political setup. After all, these are the people who are elected to run the country, make the laws, and govern the land. It’s vital to not only learn about the historical and cultural side of a new […]
What is the good side of Coronavirus?
There is a growing fear about the trouble the coronavirus has or will cause worldwide and the same time there’s still so much we don’t know about the virus which makes us extremely uncertain about the future of our survival. But reading newspaper and listening to the radio, I constantly receive negative information about the [...]
What is Money ?
I have never seen a work or money problem that didn’t turn out to be a thinking problem. I used to believe that I needed money to be happy. Even when I had a lot, I was often sick with the fear that something terrible would happen and I would lose it. I realize now […]
Grab the steering wheel of your own healthy life.
If you are driving or cycling down the road and you turn the wheel of your car or bike sharply in one direction or the other, that is the direction that you’ll go at that moment. If you keep your car moving in that new direction, that will determine where you end up. Your future […]
The wealth basket
I recall way back in secondary school in Rwanda, our teacher of economics defined wealth as a stock of goods existing at a particular time with the following characteristics: · Yields satisfaction or utility · Is scarce or limited in supply relative to demand · Must have a monetary value and could be external (for […]
Take every opportunity to reduce uncertainty
As an economist, I like to look into this aspect as much as I can. Have you ever thought about the cost of being sick? What does it cost you? Think about it. It’s really a huge amount of money that you’re just giving away to the medical industry. What if you could live a […]