The weaker sex

In a recent article by the Economist, the author states that poorly educated men in rich countries have not adapted well to trade, technology or feminism. http://www.economist.com/news/essays/21649050-badly-educated-men-rich-countries-have-not-adapted-well-trade-technology-or-feminism They have had difficulty coping with the enormous changes in the labour market. As technology and trade have devalued muscle power, less-educated men have struggled to find a […]

A 29th social security system

Do we need a 29th social security system in Europe? Is this even a relevant question? Let me take you through my thinking. Promise, it won’t take long. Today, we technically have in Europa a free labour market: any national of an EU member state can go work in another EU member state, without having […]

I’m a Europhile

I’m a Europhile. Not by sentiment or delusion but by conviction. I believe the European countries to be a 19th century invention with no value-add on the political and economic front in the 21st. I fear Europe is slowly turning into a museum against the background of a desolate economic landscape. Europeans need to stop […]