Below some links that could be interesting for anyone who wants to delve deeper in the themes economics, politics and the Euro crisis.

The Ludwig von Mises Institute is committed to the economics of the Free Market and the importance of freedom. They publish a newsletter and there is a large book store with a lot of free titles as E-book available

And the Dutch branch of the Institute

The details of the ESM (European Stability Mechanism)

If you want to learn more about the amazing Swiss democracy

Razor-sharp analyses of economic and political news

An abundance of economic and financial data from all over the world

European Central Bank, site with statistical data

Federal Reserve System (FED), site with statistical data

Friends of Science, Canadian organisation, providing insight into climate change without a political bias

Joanna Nova, Australian climate blogger and scientist, keeps a cool head in the heated debate about climate change

If you would like to have a look over Bert’s shoulder concerning his travelling experience, this site could be interesting .