To Millennials’ Supporters of Bernie Sanders: Curb your enthusiasm

The Washington Post has a piece about millennials fondness for Bernie Sanders‘s 2016 presidential campaign. The Post writes, They are the country’s gloom-and-doom generation of millennials — and they have found a gloom-and-doom candidate to love in the 2016 presidential election: Sen. Bernie Sanders, the democratic socialist from Vermont who has attracted a stream of young people … More To Millennials’ Supporters of Bernie Sanders: Curb your enthusiasm

Why Industrial Policy is not a solution for Africa’s problem

Since the early 2000s, sub-saharan African countries have experienced modest economic growth thanks to China’s growing appetite for commodities, macroeconomic stability, and strengthening political institutions. This growth has led many Western media outlets such as the Economist to get cheery about the continent’s economic prospects. In his recent post for the blog africascountry, Zambian PhD candidate in economics, Grieve Chelwa, … More Why Industrial Policy is not a solution for Africa’s problem