Category Archives: Switzerland

Protection money: Don Corleone

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War and Peace

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Wage differentials

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Back to basics: Communism

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Art and Money

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The Art of Building

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Rose like an Exhalation……… … Continue reading

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Basel Classics 2

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Basel Classics 1

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Pushing the envelope

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  22 June 2012 PUSHING THE ENVELOPE “Men are from Murmansk…Women are from Vilnius” Citation displayed at … Continue reading

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Ladder

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