Occupy Wall Street movement: Good Capitalism, Bad Capitalism

Occupy Wall Street movement: Good Capitalism, Bad Capitalism

Image Source: watchdocumentary.tv Occupy Wall Street movement which started as a series of demonstrations in New York City based in Z...

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The Rise and Fall of Dr. Bhattarai's Popularity and lessons learned

The Rise and Fall of Dr. Bhattarai's Popularity and lessons learned

Image Source: Wikimedia When Dr. Bhattarai was elected the prime minister of the current coalition government, many people breathed ...

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Flat Tax System for Nepal?

Flat Tax System for Nepal?

-Surath Giri About a month ago, Ministry of Finance under the landmark direction by the National Information Commission (NIC) exposed th...

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A new way of looking at Taxes!

A new way of looking at Taxes!

Recently when Prime Minister Dr. Baburam Bhattarai announced extensive relief packages, people went gaga over his generosity. The question...

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Youth Employment: Prospects in Nepali Scenario

Yesterday, I presented a paper on "Youth Employment: Prospects in Nepali Scenario" in a program organized by YUWA . Below is the...

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केही लिबेर्टेरियन भनाइहरु -७

केन्द्रिक्रित शक्ती जहिले पनि स्वतन्त्रताको शत्रु हुँदै आएको छ ।  -Ronald Reagan स्वतन्त्रता बिनाको जीवन आत्मा बिनाको शरीर जस्तै हुन्छ ।...

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Nepal's Economic Reforms- are there any stakeholders left?

Nepal's Economic Reforms- are there any stakeholders left?

Image Source: http://prarthanag.umwblogs.org Initiating and sustaining the economic reform process is one of the major challenges bei...

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10 Reasons to Invest in Nepal

10 Reasons to Invest in Nepal

Source: http://business.gather.com Today I found a promotional promotional booklet FNCCI (Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce ...

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The Role of Social Media and Citizen Journalism in Nepal

(Following essay I wrote, was awarded Third Prize in the  Fundamentals of Freedom: 2011 Asia Essay Contest. ) On 1st May of 2010, Maoist...

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Lovers of the Arctic Circle: An intense and beautiful film

Lovers of the Arctic Circle: An intense and beautiful film

There is a downside of having watched too many movies (and most of them being critically acclaimed ones), it's gets more and more di...

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Seth Godin's Purple Cow and Promoting Libertarianism

Seth Godin's Purple Cow and Promoting Libertarianism

I just finished reading Seth Godin's remarkable book called Purple Cow: Transform Your Business by Being Remarkable . Seth Godin i...

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केही लिबेर्टेरियन भनाइहरु -६

धन को उत्पादन माथिको नियन्त्रण मानव जीवन माथिकै नियन्त्रण हो ।  - Hilaire Belloc कर उठाएर कुनै देश धनी हुन्छ भन्नु कुनै मान्छे बाल्टिनभि...

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Development Buzzwords: What do they actually mean?

William Easterly is no doubt one of the most prominent and effective critics of the mindless "aid" industry that plagues almost ...

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Who's responsible for adulteration?

Who's responsible for adulteration?

Recent revealing of adulteration and malpractices in almost every consumable goods has shocked all of us. From the traditional gudpaks t...

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Niall Ferguson's 6 killer apps of prosperity and Nepal

Niall Ferguson's 6 killer apps of prosperity and Nepal

Click on the image to watch the video. Got this TED video recommended by a friend. Niall Ferguson who  is a British historian special...

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Government's relief packages: My thoughts--I

Government's relief packages: My thoughts--I

The government has introduced a series of relief packages and as you might already have guessed, I am as  skeptic as ever. But since his ...

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In developing countries, government is usually the problem

I was going through a blog post titled "20 Things I’ve Learned From Traveling Around the World for Three Years" by Gary Arndt in...

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When intentions and policies contradict

When intentions and policies contradict

Source: www.ekantipur.com Two recent happenings which are in sharp contrast to each other raise concern. The first one is the governme...

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Peter Weir's The Way Back (2010) and some lessons in freedom

Peter Weir's The Way Back (2010) and some lessons in freedom

I just watched The Way Back (2010), a war drama directed by Peter Weir who is very well known for his great movies like Dead Poets Society...

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केही लिबर्टेरियन भनाइहरु - ५

केही लिबर्टेरियन भनाइहरु - ५

Source: Teamster Blog मानिसलाई दास बनाउनका लागी सबैभन्दा राम्रो र प्रभावकारी उपाय उसलाई निहत्था गर्नु हो ।  -George Mason  आगो, पानी ...

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