What Freedom From Fear?
TGIF—although, it makes absolutely no difference to me, and quite a few other Americans. And these days it hardly…
Senior Voters
Did you know that seniors out voted every other segment of the voting population. Recent surveys show the nearly 60%…
The Development Of Telecommunication
Telecommunication research company shows that the communications industry continues to development rapidly and stable.…
Union Budget 2016 - 17 And Impact on Education
(writes Dr. Paroma Mitra Mukherjee, Faculty at MDI Murshidabad) In Union Budget 2016, Arun Jaitley, Hon’ble Finance…
Unemployment Reforms May Hit Older Workers Hardest:
Congress will be discussing potential reforms to unemployment, including several provisions that if passed could dramatically…
This Roller Coaster Will Come To A Stop
If you have been tracking the stock market lately and are invested in some form one way or another, you probably feel…
Economics Articles (114)
Housing Poblems In The USA
America's economy faces several serious problems like unemployment, huge debt servicing, health issues, and education, but the worst of these is the housing problems in the USA. The housing prices were at their highest in the early months of 2006, but from the mid 2006, there is a steady dip…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Jun 02, 2011  
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Cost Of War Too High
It was on October 7,2001, that the conflict in Afghanistan commenced with the USA army, supported by members of the British special forces and the Afghan United Front. The main objective of this war was to respond to the September 11 attack on the USA, which caused the death of…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Jun 01, 2011  
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This Roller Coaster Will Come To A Stop
If you have been tracking the stock market lately and are invested in some form one way or another, you probably feel like you are on an amusement park ride. An extreme roller coaster. One you see on the travel channel as the most extreme roller coaster in North America.…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Aug 10, 2011  
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Economic Recession
In simple words economic recession is a slowdown in the economic activity. During recession the production, investment, spending, employment, income, business profit, capacity utilization etc. fall and at the same time unemployment and bankruptcy rise. Effects of economic recession Let us see on a very basic level what happens when…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Feb 03, 2012  
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Changing World
The world has undergone monumental change in the forty years since my birth. I was born in a world without personal computers, grew up playing with the emerging technologies of home arcade systems called Atari, then Coleco Vision, then Commodore, then Nintendo, and now the IBM- clone PC. I grew…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Feb 03, 2014  
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Inflation Jumping as Food and Gas Prices Rise
Oh no, here we go again. News outlets are reporting on the recent inflation jump as a result of rising food and gas prices. Will it ever end? Not anytime soon they say. We are all feeling the pinch at the pump and the checkout in the grocery store. Consumers…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   May 13, 2011  
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Smart Travel With A Smartphone
Travelling is simply rejuvenating and a great way to push further your mental horizons. It adds to your bank of practical knowledge and makes known to you what was unknown of the people around you or miles away from you and the world that is as elusive as life itself.…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Oct 01, 2015  
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Nasik Boy Vikram Singh to Debut In Bollywood
Some actors struggle to find a foothold in the quagmire called Bollywood whereas some fly straight to the top where some Bollywood young debuts are golden making instant hits while some are totally tragic that dig graveyards. Every year hundreds of young aspiring actors come to Mumbai with the hope…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Apr 30, 2016  
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Is Our Economy Getting Better?
Economists seem to think we are on that path. According to The National Association For Business Economics. The projected unemployment rate should drop to 7.5 percent by the end of 2013. However, that does seem to be a slow growth rate. One has to admit it is a lot better…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   May 26, 2012  
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Canadians 2nd Only to Greece In Debt
When it comes to personal debt levels, it’s no surprise that Greeks top the charts, but guess who’s in 2nd place? One might expect to hear Spain, or Italy, or some other country in a depression, but in fact it’s Canada. Canadians are hog wild over debt, and have been…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Feb 09, 2015  
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Occupy Wall Street: The Sticking Point for the Upcoming Election And More
The movement that has been dubbed Occupy Wall Street is moving into its second month and taking on a life all its own. Other cities are starting to see their own "Occupy" movements and politicians from both sides of the political fence are quick to provide their assessment of what…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Oct 19, 2011  
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If Congress Fails to Pass the Pay Roll Tax Extension: Economists Take Turns Making Predictions
President Barack Obama wants the pay roll tax extension to be passed. The Democratic and Republican leaders want that extension to be passed as well, according to reps for both sides. The sticking point remains on how to accomplish the task of getting the bill passed and paid for. Not…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Dec 21, 2011  
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The Android Apps Which Brought Revolution
The Google play store is full of Android apps, some of which are hefty and some of which are light. There are some apps which do exist but their presence or absence does not make any difference to anyone. While there are some which stand out of the queue and…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Jan 10, 2014  
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Taking on Online Games In Addition to Get the Trouble - Free Cash
A lot of online games are available that will allow gaining easy money. In fact, acquiring them isn't any difficulty, as possible always direct online discussion boards offering exterior links to sites. In case, one has video gaming skills, that why not to make use of it within earning money.…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Sep 02, 2015  
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Iran Economy Crumbling Under Burden Of Organized Regime Smuggling
By: Pejman Amiri For those living inside Iran the practice of smuggling goods, dubbed the underground economy, is actually considered a main part of the economy controlled by the mullahs’ regime. However, what many don’t know, especially those living abroad, is the actual scope and dimension of this unofficial economy…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Dec 19, 2015  
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Senior Voters
Did you know that seniors out voted every other segment of the voting population. Recent surveys show the nearly 60% of registered voters 65 and up voted while those in lower age groups were at 16% for young voters (18-20), Mid 20% for those 21-34, 38% for those 35-44 and…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   May 09, 2012  
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5 TV Characters That Can Survive The Apocalypse Inside Home Improvement Stores
Post apocalyptic television shows have been a hit lately. Television screens have been bombarded by bloody zombies, invading aliens, and surviving humans every day and every night. Titular characters are able to survive using crossbows and guns. But it made you question which tv characters that are not about the…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Aug 05, 2014  
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House Passes Deal to Raise Debt Ceiling
Look I have to be honest I do not think that this is a good thing for the United States. I mean how much debt are we already upside down in? Too often our society is always taking the quick fix route. This is what has happened today with raising…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Aug 01, 2011  
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Occupy Wall Street: The Universal Face Of A Protest Movement
Guy Fawkes was at best, a terrorist, a criminal who was executed for his attempted bombing of the English Parliment in 1605. But time has a way of changing the way things are judged and now Guy Fawkes is being used as a simple of revolution, a freedom fighter and…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Nov 05, 2011  
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International Longshoreman Prepare to Strike
As the International Longshoreman Association (ILA) prepares to strike, the East Coast will need to prepare itself for yet another economic blow. Many along the Eastern seaboard have still not been able to recover from the devastation to which Hurricane Sandy inflicted on them, and now, just days before the…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Dec 27, 2012  
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The Most Popular Jobs In Maharashtra In 2015
The Maharashtra is the famous city for providing various amenities to settle well in life. In fact, lots of people are rendering to start their business firms with ease. Hence, there are lots of features and facilities are inviting such people to search for best and affordable jobs in Maharashtra…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Jul 22, 2015  
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Gas Prices Just Keep Going Up
Was gas ever really going for $.99? Was it a dream? But it seemed so real. For the 18th consecutive day gas prices have increased. How much are we willing to pay? I don't believe we have a choice. Overnight the amount we pay for gas has gone up from…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Feb 25, 2012  
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Financial System
There was much talk about abolishing the Federal Reserve system not too long ago. Let's look at the Importance of our financial system The banking system provides for a stable medium of exchange in the form of currency, provides the safekeeping of valuables for the communities the individual banks serve,…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Feb 03, 2014  
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Barbarians Of Wealth Book Review
How to protect yourself from today's financial Attilas is the theme of the book. The author's Sandy Franks and Sara Nunnally draw historical comparisons to Attila the Hun, Charlemagne, The Vikings and Genghis Khan in their descriptions of those who have caused the economic collapse of the last several years.…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   May 23, 2011  
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Smartphone As A Gift
Oh! The joys of giving someone a gift! Isn’t it a wonderful feeling? There’s an unusual happiness in seeing the face of the recipient light up with a thankful smile. The effect is even more remarkable if the gift is exactly what the recipient wanted. With multitudes of functions and…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Oct 02, 2015  
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Costs for Professional Automatic Enrolment Services
The more you read about the complicated requirements of the Pension Act 2008, the more concerned you get: it is high time to call to your rescue the best experts in managed auto enrolment services! Not only they meet the highest standards of professionalism but they also surprise you with…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   May 12, 2016  
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Zuckerberg Loses Billions
Mark Zuckerberg is on top of the world's largest social network, but after trading ended Tuesday, May 25, 2012, the company's shares dropped 9.6% to $28.84. There are huge statistics that arise from this, but as Zuckerberg loses billions, he may not even lose a moment of sleep at night…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Jun 02, 2012  
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Greece is Not Fixed
Last week the new Greek government capitulated to the EU in grand fashion, after talking tough for weeks and making all numerous controversial statements. Greeks had high hopes this government would end their “austerity” and restore some dignity to their lives…they were wrong though. In the end, the Syriza party…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Mar 02, 2015  
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Okay Who Are the Elite 1 Percent?
Who Are The Lucky Ones?I gathered my information from a few different sources to see what came up. CNNMoney, TehranTimes and to throw an entirely different source in there, Professor G. William Domhoff, Sociology Dept, UCSC. According to Professor Domhoff, the numbers showing the ratio of the average CEO's paycheck…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Oct 20, 2011  
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Immigration Different Languages In US
I believe that when it comes to people from different nationalities in the United States everyone should be welcome. But with that said I believe that some rules should be applied to those who come to the United States with different nationalities. I believe that people of the United States…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Dec 23, 2011  
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