Month: July 2015

Marimekko’s problem could become Finland’s problem

Finns have a charming trait where they get excited when they are mentioned in international media. After ten years here I have also picked up the habit. So I got excited when I saw Marimekko mentioned in Donna Tartt’s novel

Marcus Aurelius could solve the Greek debt crisis

There are few leaders who have as good a reputation as the Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius. He is almost universally lauded, with one of the world’s most famous historians – Edward Gibbon – even claiming that his reign coincided with