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The Fair of Technics and Technical Achievements (UFI) 2018

Posted by: Vesna Ivkovic in: Thoughts

International Fair of Technics and Technical Achievements was this year held in Belgrade under the slogan "A Step into the Future" (from 21 May to 25 May). 600 exhibitors from 30 countries participated, presenting technical and technological trends in the field of the newest industrial technologies, so called "Industry 4.0"
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Books recommendations, January 2018
Posted by: Vesna Ivkovic in: Thoughts

Considering that the previous year has ended, I spent winter's holidays in January by reading several excellent books, which in this blog I will recommend as my January favourites...


Jan
26
2018
10 Popular Myths About Tax Havens
Posted by: Vesna Ivkovic in: Thoughts

It is amazing how popular tax haven topic is, and how people are inclined to speculate about that topic. There are numerous popular myths about tax havens. Opinions are mostly influenced by media, or after the news spread on some corrupted politician being arrested for having an "offshore account" in a foreign country. Only then are the "biased opinions" created on what exactly tax havens are. Sensational news...


Jan
06
2018
Plastic Planet
Posted by: Vesna Ivkovic in: Thoughts

About forty years ago, a certain number of conscientious people realized that people started to destroy the planet by adjusting the nature to the commercial needs. So in 1972 they gathered on the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED) held in Stockholm. The conference mostly dealt with the topic of preserving biological diversity. Although it has been...


Jan
05
2018
The must-read books of winter 2017.
Posted by: Vesna Ivkovic in: Thoughts

Thinking Fast and Slow is the book written by Daniel Kahneman, a psychologist who has won the Nobel Prize for his research in the area of behavioural economy.
The book is interesting because it is about two ways of human thinking. The intention of the author was to show the interpretation of functioning of human mind based on the newest achievements of cognitive and social psychology. The essence...


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Dec
27
2017
10 Films any economy student should watch
Posted by: Vesna Ivkovic in: Thoughts

A Beautiful Mind is, simply put, a fantastic film. That is the reason why it is the first on this list, and I personally have watched it three times. The film was inspired by a true story. It is a biographical drama about the Nobel Prize winner John Nash. The plot...

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Dec
23
2017

Smart City in the Arizona Desert
Posted by: Vesna Ivkovic in: Thoughts

The concept of "smart cities" has existed for a long time, but very few people will decide to build such a city in a desert. One of the people who was brave enough and dared to make that move was Bill Gates, who plans to build a Smart City in the Arizona desert. This will probably be...

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Dec
22
2017

The recommendation of 10 books in economics
Posted by: Vesna Ivkovic in: Thoughts

This is my recommendation of 10 books in economics that made an impression on me in 2016. Although 2016 has not finished yet, I am still going to single out some books in the field of economics and couple of those which, according to my opinion, are close to economic issues in an unusual way...

Nov
05
2016
Nov
04
2016

Meet Me in My Last Tax Haven
Posted by: Vesna Ivkovic in: Thoughts

I think that there are not so many songs and films about financial affairs. A producer and a screen writer Steven Soderbergh has recently decided to make a brave move and make a film "The Panama Papers".

There is also one less famous band whose members are Joe Finer i Till Mertens who recorded the satirical song about tax havens...

The Panama Papers Movie
Posted by: Vesna Ivkovic in: Thoughts

After revealing financial data of famous people, it was only question of time when would the film be made about this financial affair.

That challenge was undertaken by a producer and a screen writer Steven Soderbergh, who is making the film "The Panama Papers"...

Nov
03
2016
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