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2015/04/24 20:09
2015/04/24 20:09
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Leon Trotsky is not often invoked as a management guru, but a line frequently attributed to him would surely resonate with many business leaders today. “You may not be interested in war,” the...
2015/04/24 20:09
2015/04/24 20:09
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2015/04/24 16:42
2015/04/24 16:42
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Penetrating deep into the country’s vast interior on epic raids for people to enslave and mineral wealth to plunder, Brazil’s bandeirantes massively expanded the frontiers of the young state in the...
2015/04/23 21:36
2015/04/23 21:36
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Many people are concerned about Pier 55, the latest privately funded development of artificial land on the Hudson River in Manhattan. Those who are concerned should read Gotham Unbound by Ted...
2015/04/23 20:47
2015/04/23 20:47
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The brownies offered up as snacks didn’t have any pot in them, and the air in the park did not reek of the pungent smell of marijuana. But what Monday afternoon’s mini-rally for cannabis reform in...
2015/04/23 16:13
2015/04/23 16:13
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That was the party’s reaction to the 103-strong letter from businesspeople in support of the Conservative-led government’s economic strategy. Labour’s strategy was to dismiss this as an unashamed push...
2015/04/22 12:57
2015/04/22 12:57
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This isn’t what we’ve come to expect from that professor of public policy over at Berkeley that is Robert Reich, a good economic idea, but everyone can surprise us occasionally. Here he’s complaining...
2015/04/19 09:42
2015/04/19 09:42
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This isn’t, of course, what Mother Jones thinks it is saying when it tries to defend a higher minimum wage in the US. But, much to my amusement, it is in fact what it does say. That the minimum wage...
2015/04/16 15:05
2015/04/16 15:05
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Consider the extremes of our present climate moment by the numbers. Recently, Michael Greenstone, the Milton Friedman professor of economics at the University of Chicago and the former chief economist...
2015/04/14 10:06
2015/04/14 10:06
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Edmund Fawcett (2014) Liberalism: The Life of an Idea, Princeton University Press Henry Kissinger (2014) World Order: Reflections on the Character of Nations and the Course of History, Allen...
2015/04/13 19:50
2015/04/13 19:50
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Washington: Ted Cruz, a charismatic conservative senator from Texas, is the first Republican to officially announce his candidacy for the party's presidential nomination, effectively starting the 2016...
2015/04/13 06:08
2015/04/13 06:08
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With Malta’s expenditure on education at six per cent of the country’s GDP, many are questioning the return on current investment in education. Debates on the high rates of early school-leavers and...
2015/04/12 17:56
2015/04/12 17:56
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Submitted by David Stockman via Contra Corner blog, GE’s announcement that its getting out of the finance business should be a reminder of how crony capitalism is corrupting and debilitating the...
2015/04/12 13:42
2015/04/12 13:42
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Last month Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell urged states to ignore the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan, but the states are ignoring McConnell and working toward compliance,...
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2015/04/12 13:39
2015/04/12 13:39
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Mindanao stakeholders weigh in on privatization issue Apr 10, 2015 The privatization issue to be discussed in today’s Mindanao Power Forum Update III at Cagayan de Oro City has sparked debates among...
2015/04/10 22:42
2015/04/10 22:42
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Free market economist Milton Friedman explained how government subsidies are very hard to dislodge, once in-place. With concentrated benefits and diffused costs, the status quo can become tyrannical...
2015/04/10 20:20
2015/04/10 20:20
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Chapman University says the protest signs that were plastered overnight Wednesday on the busts for conservative icons Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher can stay, citing the students’ right to free...
2015/04/10 13:12
2015/04/10 13:12
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David Brooks is aware there’s some irony in the subject matter of his latest book, which is a hymn to humility, and the importance of acknowledging how little we can ever truly know. As a twice-weekly...
2015/04/10 01:19
2015/04/10 01:19
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Arthur Laffer says he believes that limiting government and cutting tax rates, especially the rate levied on top earners, will unleash faster economic growth. (Sarah L. Voisin/The Washington...
2015/04/09 16:56
2015/04/09 16:56
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Bernanke Supercycles The frightening possibility that the US economy, and the world with it, remains still bound by a single “cycle” dating back to at least 2007 (and you could even argue 2000 or...
Read more at Zero Hedge, Quartz
2015/04/08 21:13
2015/04/08 21:13
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I know how he feels. That's how I feel about Rand Paul. My old friend David Boaz, author of the excellent new book "The Libertarian Mind," told NPR that Paul is "the most libertarian major...
2015/04/24 20:09
2015/04/24 20:09
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