A peculiar thing happened at the dawn of the 21st century, and according to economists Jonathan Haskel and Stian Westlake this mostly unnoticed milestone is playing a profound role in everything from economic stagnation to the rise of today’s tech titans. If the uninterrupted trend continues it will only become more important as time goes on.Read More
Blockchain technology came to prominence with the rise of crytpocurrencies, particularly Bitcoin. It is the back end ledger that cryptocurrencies rely on in order to complete transactions. This is done through storing data in a decentralized way, across multiple servers around the world. Through this, no one person or organization has access toRead More
Washington, DC March 22, 2018 For Immediate Release Contact: Lorenzo Montanari Phone: +12024456074   Washington D.C., “Five Years of Failure!” That’s the message a global coalition of 62 organizations are sending to the new WHO Director Dr. Tedros Ghebreyesus in reference to the plain packaging policy the organization continues toRead More
Australia’s prohibition of trademarks on cigarette packages has failed. Instead of accelerating the reduction of smoking, the two-decade long decline came to a stop. Property Rights Alliance warned that there would be monumental unintended consequences early on. Unfortunately, the World Health Organization continues to encourage other countriesRead More