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January 2022

(Korea Times EDITORIAL Jan. 17)

Policy mismatchMonetary and fiscal policies must go hand in hand Monetary and fiscal policies must go hand in hand to maximize their effects. Imagine what will happen if they move in the direction of the opposition. An example of…

21 Highlights of 2021 |

Philly DA A very personal hodgepodge of interviews, essays, reports and quotes that have accompanied me throughout (despite) this overloaded year of information. Crime and Punishment Jon Alpert's HBO documentary Life of crime:…

Get out of this debt trap!

ILLUSTRATION BY ALBERT G. RODRIGUEZ Filipinos took on more debt in 2021. What's worse is that in true Filipino style, these types of debt carry massive, hidden, compound interest at 3% per day. Some online lenders harass those who are…