Posts tagged with ‘Economy’

  • Queen of Katwe and the Danger of the Single Story

    By on August 1, 2017

    On a recent bumpy flight from Entebbe to New York City, I finally had the privilege of watching Mira...

  • Magufuli and Social Media- Is Jamii Forums Africa’s WikiLeaks?

    By on December 22, 2016

    Academics need to take note of ordinary Tanzanians leveraging social media for change.

  • Africa Rising or Risen? That is The Question.

    By on December 12, 2014

    A response to Ali Mufuruki's recent speech on the idea of Africa Rising.

  • Mwalimu

    By on October 15, 2014

    In Japanese, the term Sensei loosely means “teacher”, however its literal meaning, “person born before another”, is even more appropriate in...

  • 10 reasons why power rationing makes little sense

    By on November 28, 2013

    Reason number 1: Rationing reduces citizens' productivity.

  • Understanding the behavior of man

    By on July 9, 2013

    The captains of our society must have a clear understanding of the behavior of man both in the short...

  • Shit Out Of Luck

    By on June 24, 2013

    Like Peter Msigwa's June 20th, 2012 passionate comments during the discussion of last year's budget, I too think the...

  • Goldilocks and Ozymandias

    By on April 25, 2013

    The argument against setting prices is a symmetric one. Whether EWURA is lowering them or SUMATRA is hiking...

  • Results from Poll #4

    By on October 7, 2012

    Most respondents felt that Tanzania should join the East African common currency (if and when there is one). Up...

  • Growing from within

    By on September 24, 2012

    Let us think together about a problem of economic growth. In so doing let us reduce the problem into...