Earlier this afternoon, I had a coffee at a small place just off Hoan Kiem lake in Hanoi. I sat … More
We made it. 100 days of writing comes to an end: what did I learn?
“Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our … More
We’ve all got a blank slate. How are you going to fill yours?
“The word “realist” often comes with some negative connotations. Realists, according to conventional wisdom, can be practical to a fault; … More
“It’s much better to imagine men in some smoky room somewhere, made mad and cynical by privilege and power, plotting … More
Good science: Not based on ideology Conducted honestly A thorough, proper consideration of all prior evidence (not just that which … More
1. Basic finance I’m not talking about everyone studying advanced macroeconomics or learning the ins and outs of the derivatives … More
I’ll be moving out of my student house soon. I’ve been completely preoccupied by exams, but over the last few … More
We live in ‘the information age’: we’re bombarded with more data than we could possibly fathom every single day. As … More