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I write a weekly column for the FD, the Dutch Financial Times and one of the oldest Dutch newspapers, covering a wide range op topics. I take the measure of themes like innovation, society and the economic system in order to catch the Zeitgeist. In order to do so on a truly global scale, my goal is to visit all 198 countries in the world. Here you will find some of the columns I wrote about my journeys so far.

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Catalonia and Estonia have a great deal in common. Both have independence from an immense neighbour as a political leitmotiv. What’s more, both take to the digital world in order to obtain that independence.Estonia, president of the Council of the European Union as of this July, is celebrating the thirtieth birthday of the Singing Revolution, alongside Baltic neighbours Latvia and Lith...


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