“An idealist is one who, on noticing that roses smell better than cabbages, concludes that it will also make better soup.” Henry L. Mencken, journalist & author (1880 - 1956).
Monday, 21 February 2011
Scandinavia it is
Anyone thinking about emigrating, taking a sabbatical or relocating their business may be interested in two recent compilations. The 2010 Legatum Prosperity Index and Zurich University Democracy Barometer give an insight into the relative merits of the world's countries. If you can cope with the cold winters it seems as if heading for a Scandinavian country is not a bad idea. Santa knows best?