If we study
the history of development and poverty, we will find that
western farm surpluses are caused mostly by productivity
improvements caused by advances in farm machinery and crop
chemistry (fertilizers, pesticides, etc.). "In the US that
translates to 3% of the population feeding the other 97% and
friend is incapable of coping with a situation
with enormous difficulties that emerge due to limited financial income.
I know that her boyfriend, like in the past years, will not send her any
letter, not offer any communication - she does not know, is he dead or
alive. My friend crying all the time with the
thought of her boyfriend's harsh treatment.
I too get completely
exhausted trying to console my friend. This crying has no
end. There is no solution except to get emotionally upset and drop tears
incessantly. Her boyfriend left her to join the foreign job.
Published in UPI ASIA New Blog.
Published in Newsblaze.com, Opednews.com
A good economic system features selfish incentives for creative and hardworking people. It is a system where selfishness benefits both the producer and the consumer, since the latter is the final arbiter of what is sold, as "the consumer is king." Since a bad economic/political's economy will lack adequate incentives, its workers will not produce well.
Published in worldpress.org.
Creating development means creating goods and services of greater value. So now we want to talk not about wealth creation, but about human rights and freedom.
If we study the history of development and poverty, we will find that Western farm surpluses are caused mostly by productivity improvements caused by advances in farm machinery and crop chemistry (fertilizers, pesticides, etc.).
For an example of how leaders can make all the difference in people's living conditions, there is no better example than Japan.
This article was published in UPI Asia Blog, newsblaze.com, Opednews.com, scoop.co.nz. : To develop economically, we must be able to import goods and services that it cannot provide itself from other countries. To trade, one must have something worthwhile to sell to the people of other countries. Tourism is insufficient.