Category Archives: Economists

How George Soros Became Rich

Anyone who was alive and older than five in 1992 will remember George Soros’ hedge fund making profits on September 17th, or “Black Wednesday” as the British call it. The reason they made so much that day is undeniably clear: the British pound had to have its value lowered in comparison to other currencies. A […]

George Soros: Russia, Ukraine, and the Battle of Ideals

  George Soros, founder of the philanthropic organization known as the Open Society Foundation, seems to have come under fire from the Russian government. A recent article by CNBC reports a mass book burning at Vokura Mining and Economic College in Russia. The target of the burning was a collection of books and writings connected […]