economics

JTOL0037 The Effects Socialism in Jamaica

2018-10-14T21:36:30+00:00January 28th, 2018|

00:00 Intro.
01:55 Fiscal conservatism vs social justice
03:14 Economic programs to solve social issues are EXPENSIVE
05:40 Another approach to looking at the situation, blaming neocolonialism.
10:42 Our inability to learn from history, and shunning of responsibility.
12:03 Thoughts about democ […]

JTOL0019 A Fascinating Read of Thomas Sowell Intellectuals and Society

2018-10-14T20:58:21+00:00January 28th, 2018|

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00:00 Intro (bla bla bla)
00:44 Lefties are Idiots. And Righties are Mean
02:15 A strategic alliance
02:46 What do those who study the social sciences and humanities have in common?
03:08 Specialised knowledge vs. distributed knowledge
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JTOL0011 Life isn’t fair Excuse You (or Thoughts on Inequality Part 1)

2018-10-14T20:33:39+00:00January 26th, 2018|

I will annotate as soon as I am able to! Wanted to get this out.

00:00 Hi 🙂
00:28 The fundamental existence of inequality in the world.
02:20 When is it no longer easy to accept inequality for many people?
03:14 Why does it work so well to ask others if they don’t care about poor peopl […]

JTOL0009 Thomas Sowell Black Rednecks and White Liberals

2018-10-14T20:36:44+00:00January 26th, 2018|

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00:10 Intro
01:43 Why I liked the book
02:55 What I got from the book regarding his main argument on the origins of Black culture in the US.
04:26 Anecdotal tangent
05:21 How historically relations be […]

JTOL0004 “Brain Drain” Tentative Thoughts | Should Smart People Stay in

2018-10-12T14:44:00+00:00November 20th, 2017|

Do people owe their talents to the place they come from?

00:00 Small talk
01:04 Introduction and discussion of the topic
02:15 Can informed persons help the rest of their country?
04:38 Is the individual more important than the country?
11:48 Why it doesn’t make sense for persons to stay /Why […]