Infographic: Beer-Drinking Democracy

December 03, 2012

On the coherence of  liquor and liberty. Many people know that beer is the world’s third-most popular drink, after water and tea. Fewer are aware, however, of the remarkable correlation between a preference for beer, and a preference for democratic institutions. A coincidence? We are not so...

Global Regulation in Trade, Banking and Finance

July 17, 2012

The problem of limited global regulations in trade, banking, and finance, which contributed to the recent global financial crisis, must be remedied if the world wishes to prevent and mitigate future crises.  Background Since 2008 the global financial order has plunged into a trough. Factors...

Water Quality Explained – Infographic

November 26, 2011