Do animals have rights?

During this Christmas, I came to read a newspaper article that caught my attention: in Spain, my country of origin, pets are no longer going to be personal custodies as of December 2017. This means that in case of a divorce, agreements can be reached to share the custody and the costs of pets between

On Planet Economics Killing Planet Earth is Rational

Constant economic growth is not doing the planet any favors. ‘Global average temperature has already risen by 0,8°C,’ ‘[a]round 40% of the world’s agricultural lands is now seriously degraded’ and ‘over 80% of the world’s fisheries are fully or over-exploited’ (Raworth 2017: 5, based on: Climate Action Tracker 2016; Global Agriculture 2015 and FAO 2010),

Imbalance of Payments

Sanction all you want, North Korea is an 'open' economy!

It’s not up to debate that 2017 has been a year full of tension and uncertainty in terms of international relations, especially considering how the foreign policy statements of the United States are being revealed to us through Twitter: North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un just stated that the “Nuclear Button is on his desk