Monday, February 18, 2019

The Flight Of Europa To China’s Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

The news came like a shock from the blue. The well-manicured poodle that always woofed yes and waited lovingly for the half-chewed bone from...

Kantanka And the Dream of a Ghanaian Automobile Industry – Myth or Reality

“When an American B29 bomber crash landed in the Soviet Union during World War 2. The legendary Soviet aircraft designer Tupolev took apart the...

The Triffin Dilemma or Dangerous Excuse for Furthering American Imperialism?

  NTOABOMA -- Before I expose the chicanery and duplicity that is the Triffin dilemma, I would like to recount an encounter my grandmother had...

When Capitalism Is Life: Consumerism

KUMA'ASI—There is a new shopping mall in town, and everyone is boiling over with excitement, enthusiastic about the prospect of shopping more. Sure, this...

The End Of Monetary Dominance And The Last Dollar

In 1992 in the waning days of the Cold War, an American Neocon, Francis Fukuyama, published an essay “The End of History and the Last Man”. The West thought it had finally gained control of the world. The iron laws of Karma work. Less than 23 years later, we can adapt their own words against them and write “The End of Monetary Dominance and the Last Dollar.”

The Cocoa Slave Plantations of Africa in the 21st Century

NTOABOMA -- Chocolate means little to my grandmother. In fact, growing up in the average village that was Ntoaboma in the middle of the...

Manufacturing Scarcity – My Uncle and His Western Ideas in Economics

NTOABOMA -- Growing up, my grandfather reared cattle. On the flip side of the family tree, my great grandmother was the daughter of a...

Ethiopia, Kenya Ranked Best Coffee Growing Countries

Ethiopia ranked first among top 10 coffee growing countries by a group of 11 roasters and writers. Thrillist.com asked 11 coffee industry experts to rank...

On Greece – A Eurozone Debt And A Referendum

The Greek debt crisis has been captivating the attention of the geopolitically connected and global finance watchers for the past five years. It has...

My Manhood and the Mis-Education of the Governor of the Bank of Ghana

“I would prefer to be the least important person in a United Africa, than the most important person in a divided Africa.” (Sekou Toure...