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Real World Economics: Property in the right of the beholder - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Published: Sat, 10 Jun 2017 18:27:24 GMT


TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Real World Economics: Property in the right of the beholder
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
Economists disagree on many issues — is the Fed raising interest rates fast enough? But there is near unanimity on others — trade can benefit both nations and fosters efficient resource use; emissions fees are an efficient way to limit pollution. And ...

Real World Economics: Mercantilist sentiments are dangerous nonsense - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Published: Sat, 03 Jun 2017 19:28:23 GMT


TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Real World Economics: Mercantilist sentiments are dangerous nonsense
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
Some erroneous ideas die hard. That diseases are caused by “miasmas” no longer influences doctors. Farmers no longer believe, as the Greeks did, that the west wind somehow impregnates mares. But mercantilism, the erroneous notion that exports are ...

Real World Economics: Border adjustment tax is dangerous unknown - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Published: Sat, 27 May 2017 18:26:50 GMT


TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Real World Economics: Border adjustment tax is dangerous unknown
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
Congress is finally moving on tax “reform” and House Ways and Means Committee's hearings brought forth a bevy of corporate executives — including from our own Target Corp. — to opine on the proposed “border adjustment tax” — a tax on imports, cast ...

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Politics this week - The Economist

Published: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:43:00 GMT


The Economist

Politics this week
The Economist
At home he favours bold economic reforms, such as selling shares in the national oil firm. See here and here. An American fighter jet shot down a Syrian warplane that had been preparing to bomb American-backed rebels who are fighting Islamic State.

Around the world, beer consumption is falling - The Economist (blog)

Published: Wed, 14 Jun 2017 11:51:22 GMT


The Economist (blog)

Around the world, beer consumption is falling
The Economist (blog)
Both economics and changing tastes play a part. China overtook America to become the world's biggest market for beer by volume in 2001. It now quaffs a quarter of all beer. But consumption per person peaked in 2013 and dropped further last year.

Trumpet Daily Radio Show - theTrumpet.com

Published: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:53:05 GMT


Trumpet Daily Radio Show
theTrumpet.com
Before and during World War II, Japan's military carried out some of the worst brutality in mankind's history. The wartime ruthlessness and fanaticism of the Japanese were largely driven by their belief that their emperor was a god destined to rule the ...

German intelligence also snooped on White House - theTrumpet.com

Published: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:07:35 GMT


German intelligence also snooped on White House
theTrumpet.com
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is famous for the terse remark she made after learning her mobile phone had been tapped by the NSA. “Spying among friends, that isn't done.” As it turns out, Germany was spying on America too, even targeting the White ...

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How Europe could be the unexpected beneficiary of America's fall from global grace - Quartz

Published: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 20:27:49 GMT


Quartz

How Europe could be the unexpected beneficiary of America's fall from global grace
Quartz
Washington's dirty secret is that America's lead over the rest of the worldeconomic, military and political—has been in steep decline for decades. After World War II, the US constituted half of the global economy. Today, that share is closer to 25 ...

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Britain's 'hate preacher' hypocrisy - theTrumpet.com

Published: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 08:41:23 GMT


Britain's 'hate preacher' hypocrisy
theTrumpet.com
Well this is interesting. I had got used to the standard response to terror. I had thought that when 22 young people get blown up by a suicide bomber in Manchester we were meant to say that it made 'no sense', that it 'wouldn't change us' and that ...

Australia breaks world economic growth record - Sky News Australia

Published: Wed, 07 Jun 2017 01:38:55 GMT


Sky News Australia

Australia breaks world economic growth record
Sky News Australia
Scott Morrison says it is a tremendous achievement a generation of Australians has grown up not knowing a recession, but what matters is where the economy goes from here. The treasurer says the latest national accounts show the resilience of the ...

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