Tag Archives: corruption

Word of the Week

rent-seeking behavior (adv.) – getting paid for doing nothing that adds value. I’ve heard this day after day in the news lately. There were several rent seeking jobs with the Census last year, i.e. people sitting around with no work … Continue reading

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Sweet Victory

Today I learned that my complaint against the black taxis, who refused to give my friends and I a ride using their meters, has resulted in some success. A Chinese friend helped me file official complaints a few weeks ago. … Continue reading

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