The so-called Universal Currency

“What time shall we have the meeting” I interrupt M., as he politely blinks up at me from his computer screen. “Whenever you like, whenever you like.” is his automatic reply. After nearly two years of working side-by-side with the head of our team in Senegal I’ve grown wise in his ways and I know…

Poland’s bright economic past and future

Curious and always eager to learn more about the economic standing of my home country, it was with intrigue and a positive attitude that I attended a breakfast presentation this past Friday, put on by the Calgary Economic Development and entitled “Poland – the Economic Miracle”.  The speaker, a Mr. Marcin Piatkowski, senior economist at…