Tag Archives: Money

What is currency manipulation and why should I care?


The US Senate is getting ready to pass a bill that would allow the gov’t to place a tariff on Chinese goods equal to the amount that Chinese currency is undervalued. If that sentence makes complete sense to you, and … Continue reading

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Grabby Beggars and Showy Givers – Cultural Differences in Charity in China


If you’ve been reading this blog for more than a few weeks, you probably already know that I enjoy looking at cultural differences, and like to highlight just how vast a subject culture can be. Grabby Beggars Let me start … Continue reading

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