October 8, 2011
angry, sorry, happy, joy, sad, pleasure, depression - which do you think is most popular in 2011?
Thanks to google’s mind-blowing ngram engine, now we know.
So happy reigned supreme until about 1800, from when pleasure took over. Just before 2000, a new feeling rules the roost: Depression.
Democracy support pays off in the end, at least from the perspective of USAID, even in Egypt
A pretty comprehensive quantitative study of the effectiveness of democracy support (Finkel et al 2007& 2008) found that, when controlling
Authority is not losing out to democracy, but to change.