Latest blog post at Pacific Standard magazine.
Theme: International trade of talent.
Subject Article: "Rep. Tim Ryan pressures Brazil to extradite accused killer by defunding U.S. visas for its citizens."
Other Links: 1. "Did Congress kill the Twinkie? The tariff tale behind the Hostess demise."
2. "Studying the world: A huge scholarship programme could boost economic growth."
3. "Geopolitics Of Talent: Brazil."
4. "Economist sees right conditions for professional migration."
5. "Give Them Our Huddled Masses: Why America should swap its retirees, patients, and students for skilled immigrant labor."
Postscript: For the entire continent of Africa, remittances from expatriates are greater than the sum of foreign aid.