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the young are leaving

Some of you may have noticed the silence here on Athenster. I haven’t posted in a long time because I returned to the US and started graduate school, and I am still trying to decide what to do with the … Continue reading

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how to earn $$$ and relieve an economic crisis

Athens is covered in billboards advertising the gambling website casino848.com. One of the billboards shows a guy with a swollen face and a black eye, another shows a man in a Zorro-esque hat. On the boards appear the words “Play … Continue reading

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what greece can learn from barbados

I was listening to the This American Life episode called “Social Contract” a few weeks ago, in which they noted the disparity between the economies of Barbados and Jamaica. Jamaica and Barbados have had similar economic histories, but today Barbados … Continue reading

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