Category Archives: Review and Ideas

Review of restaurant and goods, collection of articles I wrote myself, and some advice from books that I read and believe useful to improve the quality of our life.

Key Points from Book – VALUES: BUILDING A BETTER WORLD FOR ALL

Mark Carney is without doubt one of the most respected central banker in the 21st century. His career spanned globally from Canada to Britain, and his breadth of knowledge is not limited to economic and financial world. In his book, … Continue reading

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Six Years After: A Personal Reflection

Random thoughts on a Friday night, to those who are lost and full of doubts. Today is a special day for me. If I remember correctly, today marks the 6th year anniversary since I officially quit medical school, an event … Continue reading

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Key Points from Book: The Price of Peace

THE PRICE OF PEACE: MONEY, DEMOCRACY, AND THE LIFE OF JOHN MAYNARD KEYNES by Zachary D. Carter Published in December 1923, A Tract on Monetary Reform was, like its predecessor, a deceptively technical title filled with shocking ideas.19 It was … Continue reading

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Key Points from Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don’t Know

by Adam Grant When people reflect on what it takes to be mentally fit, the first idea that comes to mind is usually intelligence. The smarter you are, the more complex the problems you can solve—and the faster you can … Continue reading

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Deng Xiaoping and the Transformation of China

Recently, in an effort to better understand the Chinese culture and history, I decided to read a well-acclaimed book on Chinese history between the 1960s until early 1990s that centered on the leadership of Deng Xiaoping, arguably one of the … Continue reading

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