Archive for : February, 2012

Asia
By: February 28, 2012

Love Dumpling

The company I work at has a new Chief Executive Officer. This week I accompanied him and the Chairman of our Board on a two-day road-show in Beijing, China. The purpose was to introduce the…

The Art of Travel
By: February 22, 2012

The Salon Standard

The Economist magazine recently published the 2012 Big Mac Index, a quick and often quoted yardstick of purchasing power parity between currencies, first invented by the Economist in the mid 1980s and updated several times…

The Art of Travel
By: February 16, 2012

Uliel’s Law

I last wrote on the Law of Unintended Consequences, and how I had experienced that law in action in the traffic jams of downtown Jakarta. I got a number of comments and responses, some of…

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