Black America: A Country That Was Never Meant to Survive | by Danielle Purifoy

“My American-ness is undercut by my blackness, because black Americans were never meant to be.” The thing about being a black American in general, and a descendant of African slaves in particular, is that although you built it, the country that you claim was not made for you. So far as our records demonstrate, my … More Black America: A Country That Was Never Meant to Survive | by Danielle Purifoy

Corruption, Transaction Costs, and the Problem of Nigerian Prosperity.

“Along with poor electricity generation and an unstable security environment, corruption can be added to the list of things that increase the transaction costs of economic activity” Does corruption affect economic growth? If so, how? Political scientists and economists have been concerned with these questions for decades now. And as is the case with most … More Corruption, Transaction Costs, and the Problem of Nigerian Prosperity.