The Unkind Future of Mr Kind (Gentiloni)

Mr Gentiloni (Mr Kind), the newly sworn in Italian Prime Minister, ┬áis a well respected former journalist and experienced politician. Yet, despite his name, he will likely oversee to a period of turbulent political and economic tensions. I give the TROIKA scenario , defined by high political instability, capital flights, rising bonds spread and possible […]

Entrepreneurs

Worried about yout bank account after Cyprus? The ultimate business idea for the crisis: a mattress with a built-in safe” The ultimate business idea for the crisis: a mattress with a built-in safe A Spanish entrepreneur is selling viscoelastic mattresses with a built-in state-of-the-art safe deposit box, El Mundo reported last week. The inventor explains: […]

The Last Christmas

Today I went into a shop to buy the last Xmas presents. I was in doubt whether to buy an extra one, and the shop-keeper, in order to encourage me said: “You know, you should really buy it. This is going to be our last Xmas, for sometime”. A pretty effective way to summarize the […]