The rise and fall of the Delian League
By Mónica Correa, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom The Delian League, or Confederacy of Delos, was the name used for theRead more.
Nothing More Demoralizing
By Ben Potter and Van Bryan “Money…there’s nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.” So says the 5th-century GreekRead more.
The Golden Rule
By Ben Potter All that glitters may not be gold, but that hasn’t stopped the shiny yellow stuff from beingRead more.
Inflating an Empire
By Ben Potter Imagine a world where Europe is united under a common banner, has shared interests, open markets and…Read more.
The root of the root of all evil?
By Ben Potter When we talk about money in the ancient world, we are talking about coins… or at theRead more.
The Delian Default
By Joel Bowman “Change is the only constant,” observed the pre-Socratic philosopher, Heraclitus, more than two and a half millenniaRead more.