A recent analysis of Country Investment Risk (2023) by Aswath Damodaran at New York University’s Stem School of Business was visualized by Dorothy Neufeld and Sam Parker of Visual Capitalist’s. Besides a graph, the data is also represented in a table of countries and the Country Risk Premium (in %) for each country with […]
In a recent interview (September 2023), Yanis Varoufakis, Economist and former Greek Finance Minister, discussed his new book “ Techno Feudalism: What killed capitalism?”. He makes the case that “Techno Capitalism was so successful, powerful and toxic, that it mutated into a stupid virus that creates a variant that kills it’s host“. In other words, […]
During the pandemic, most small businesses were obliged to close their stores. This was the trigger for them to create a presence online. Now that the pandemic is over, most say they tend to stay online because they have seen their business grow.
The state of local business is highly dependent on the state of their local economies. Although a case can be made about the nature of the economy on the ABC islands, one thing stands out; their ever increasing dependence on tourism. In essence, it can be said that the economy of all three islands are […]
Why, might you ask, is the reason for DushiMart? What is its purpose? The short answer is that DushiMart was made as a tool to support local businesses in mainly Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, St. Maarten, St. Eustatius and Saba. But there is more to the story. As we move closer to a digital dominated world, […]