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This blog was created for me to express my views and opinions about whatever comes into my mind.

It will have a focus on economics and political matters. But only because those are normally the most popular topics in the news.

My opinions will always be supported by the knowledge I have been acquiring along the years in Economics (my Bachelors major).

I am very passionate about the social sciences and normally my opinion will be biased in that sense, nevertheless, that does not cloud my judgment of the facts which will be always supported and argued.

The name Speak Economics comes from my intention of deconstructing the complexity of economics, into an explanation everyone can understand, making use of my, perhaps naive, knowledge into the real world.

This is first and foremost a space of opinion sharing with the freedom to express opinions about whatever is being discussed. All well-argued opinions are valid opinions.

Almost every day I will try to have the (e)Con of the day, a rubric where I will only share the most relevant news of the day, without extending my opinion too much. It is basically a way to share the most interesting things that happened that day.
I will sign off all my articles with AD, my main names initials that for me symbolize my unique identity.

Hope you enjoy reading this blog and don't hesitate in contacting if you also want to be part of this project or have any doubts about what I write!

As English is not my mother tongue I apologise in advance for any mistake in my writting.

Stay with your thoughts
AD

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(e)Con of the day: Look at that beautiful wall folks!

Second shut down of the US Government and this still does not seem to have an end.
Meanwhile, no one seems that worried about the ones really suffering from this nonsense shut down, every government employee that is at home without receiving wages and without working to fix the real problems of the country.
On the other hand, with these policies being pursued by Trump he is likely to accomplish what he wants. He will make the USA so unattractive that the queue to enter the country will be very reduced. 
It is impressive and sad at the same time that it is 2019 and we one of the biggest issues in the world is a wall!!! You know that thing that is made of concrete or anything that does not enable you to pass to the other side. 
World, let's focus on what is really important! And remember that the way forward is building bridges not walls! 
You can read more at: https://www.ft.com/content/7eb9a49e-0ed6-11e9-a3aa-118c761d2745
Stay with your thoughts AD


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