Joe Paterno Died
If you haven’t heard the news yet – Joe Paterno died recently at the age of 85 due to serious complications from…
Greek Prime Minister Set to Step Down: Concerns
Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou has agreed to leave the position that he has held since 2009 in exchange for…
New Boom Town Going In Mid-West
Big Paychecks No HomesWell ladies and gentleman we finally have some good news to talk about, we are having an oil…
The Debt Is On A Rocket Ride, Our Economy Is
The debt ceiling was raised. Woo Hoo. Yea Right. So why is the stock market dropping like a lead duck? Because our…
More Retirement Unknowns
I was back from the job in California and ready to try this retirement thing again. My wife and I had worked out the…
What Freedom From Fear?
TGIF—although, it makes absolutely no difference to me, and quite a few other Americans. And these days it hardly…
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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Sustainable Development In China
China is on the verge of increasing its real GDP three folds by the year 2020. This would require the implementation of various energy and environmental policy measures to avoid the negative impact associated with rapid development of the economy. This development would lead to quadrupling of the main energy…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Aug 05, 2015  
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Super Committee Fails: Finger Pointing And the Blame Game Begins
Congress failed to come to a reasonable agreement and almost caused the government to cosaid that it me to a grinding halt earlier this year. To avert that from happening, a so called "super committee" a bipartisan group was formed, tasked with coming up with a working plan that could…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Nov 22, 2011  
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Are We Asking The Right Questions?
I suppose the more accurate title would be ‘Are we asking questions?’—I’m asking if, in a society with ‘news-reporting’ wherein news-people ask the ‘important’ questions, we haven’t lost sight of the fact that we have our own questions we don’t see being asked on the news? No matter how important…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Jun 11, 2013  
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Chinese Commercial Group Alibaba Invested $215 Million In Tango Messenger
The e-commerce company Alibaba which is sort of a Chinese equivalent to Amazon invested $215 million in Tango. With the extra of $65 million investments from other investors of Tango, the capital has been raised to $289 million. This move of Alibaba is a sign that they are preparing to…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Mar 24, 2014  
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Painting In Nepal - Doing it Yourself Or Hiring A Professional
If you are seeking for making your room look delightful, a beautiful shade of paint might just work out for you. If you have generous ideas flowing through your mind regarding the color combinations that can be used for your room, then you can simply get the right shades from…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Oct 30, 2015  
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Senior Outlook
I have spent two of the last four months traveling around this great country of ours. I have been in 12 states in those four months. That gave me the opportunity to talk to a lot of people especially seniors. A common thread in the thoughts of seniors is that…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Mar 01, 2012  
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City Planning the Leon Churchill Way: Safer City Streets for Children
Speeding cars, streets without sidewalks, and social predators are just some of the factors that place the youth at risk in America’s streets. Unfortunately, many neighborhoods built in the latter part of the 20th century were not designed for safe and appealing pedestrian use, especially not for children out on…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Jun 11, 2015  
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The Real Unemployment Rate In America
It’s no secret that this country is currently dealing with an unemployment crisis that has not been seen for several decades. Every day, we are bombarded with news reports and statistics that indicate things may be getting a little better, a little worse, or staying about the same. It can…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Jan 09, 2012  
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Exacerbated College Loans Verses the Real Estate Overcapitalization Of 2007 - 09 Recession
If the economy is seen from the prospective of a marketplace with demand-to-supply balance, the over-expansion and over-capitalization of one section of this market (exampled by the pre 2007-9 recession’s real estate), which overcapitalization could not be dispersed or balanced by other sections, which are by themselves in a slow-growth…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Jul 30, 2012  
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Painting In Nepal: Paint Selection
Many of us want a makeover for our home every once in a while but we hold ourselves back thinking of the hassles and the mess while painting yourself. Painting your entire house is not an ordinary task. It can turn into a disaster with the wrong choices of paint…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Sep 17, 2015  
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Romney Wants to End Funding for Pbs, Plans Slashing Arts And Humanity Funding If Elected As Well
PBS could lose some of its federal funding if Republican front runner, Mitt Romney was elected to office. Public broadcasting is only one of Romney's targets, programs that he calls part of an out of control, wasteful government spending. In addition to eliminating all federal funds to PBS, the home…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Jan 05, 2012  
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How Your Act Of Charity Can Benefit Children
Charities can have a great impact on the welfare of children of not only the place you live in but even in the remotest part of the world. It is not just a task of donation but it is a generous gesture because of which millions of children have been…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Jan 18, 2014  
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Supplement Income After Retirement
My Retirement I enjoyed my job as a teaching assistant for twenty-two years - up until about a year before I retired. I had fallen twice during the summer before school started and found that I have scoliosis - then followed plantar fasciitis in late summer or early fall and…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Oct 24, 2014  
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Will Obama Be Unemployed After The 2012 Election?
Are high unemployment rates hurting President Barak Obama's approval rating for the 2012 election? From some of the recent poll results it certainly looks that way. With the U.S. unemployment rate still hovering above 9% for the month of August, it marks the longest consecutive period on record for the…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Oct 02, 2011  
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How to Determine the Worth Of A Junk Car
There are thousands of junk vehicle and equipment lying around in unkempt fields, old garages, backyard sheds, and more. These vehicles may seem worthless, but they are actually still valuable assets that can be sold to a scrap metal yard or junk car buyer for cash! If you are one…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Feb 20, 2016  
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Canada’s Top 5 Most Expensive Real Estate Markets
According to Canadian Business Magazine, here are the Top 5 Most Expensive Canadian Real Estate Markets as of March 2012: Vancouver, B.C. At March 2012, Vancouver’s average house price was a mind-blowing $857,400. North Vancouver, B.C. At March 2012, North Vancouver’s average house price was $707,600. Richmond, B.C. At March…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Apr 11, 2012  
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Leon Churchill Enumerates the Many Qualities Of A Great Community
Are you wondering what qualities a community has that make it an ideal place to live in? It’s hard to determine the exact qualities, for most people often regard the idea of a good community as too abstract. Most people, however, fail to realize that they are already living in…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Sep 01, 2015  
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Cairo Riots 2011 And How They Might Destroy Your Pension Hopes
The news is especially violent this year and it seems to have started with Cairo riots 2011. Arguably, these started what became known as the Arab Spring which some are now calling the Arab Fall. Personally, I fear that this will turn into a debacle that history will call the…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Nov 23, 2011  
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Improve Metabolism With Svetol Green Coffee Bean Extract
Svetol green coffee bean extract is the latest supplement designed for weight management and overall wellbeing. This supplement product is primarily made from caffeine free green coffee bean extract. Health experts state that green coffee bean extract is a proven aid to weight loss and body weight management. Raw, unroasted…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Oct 10, 2013  
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Why is America so Poor?
If you search America's deficit on the internet, you will see this huge figure - $17,493,366,949,808. The population of USA is 318,318,704. The National debt is increasing at 2.35 billion per day. I calculated the per person debt is over $5000. Do you know why is America so poor? Why…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Aug 13, 2014  
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Deltas Wings Clipped Over Baggage Charges for US Bound Soldiers
"God bless America, land of the free" now has another price tag associated for service to our country. A video that went viral about the additional charges of $200 for a fourth checked bag has created a firestorm of attention and anger. In a free country where volunteerism of the…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Jun 09, 2011  
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Managing And Disposing Excess Paint
Painting is the easiest and the most economical way to modify the outlook of any room. Home owners have even started experimenting with paint to craft paints related colour ideas that personify the diverse art and culture of Nepal. While mixing and matching during trials of different paints, chances are…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Oct 30, 2015  
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Fair Tax: Simplifying Our Tax System | Equality Across the Board
Wouldn’t you just love it if April 15th came and went without having to fill out a ton of paperwork and meet a deadline to pay your income taxes? How would you like to retire and not have to pay an income tax on your retirement accounts when you start…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Mar 04, 2012  
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Welcome to The 2nd Gcetm
About The 2nd GCETM Companies are under severe pressure to find pioneering ways to both maximize revenue and reduce costs. High cost bases and inefficient, inflexible operations are no longer acceptable. Managers are in doubt as to whether their organizations are prepared to meet ever-increasing expectations for sustainable growth as…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Jun 15, 2015  
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Occupy Wall Street Movements In Atlanta And California Marked By Multiple Arrests
Two separate Occupy Wall Street camps, one in Atlanta, Georia and the other in Oakland California have been cleared out by police in those cities, with multiple arrests in both locations. In Atlanta, protestors were urged to remain peaceful if there were to be arrests. Police came to Woodruff Park…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Oct 26, 2011  
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A Cleaning Company In London Has Star Cleaners
With the start of September, one of the leading cleaning businesses in London announced its best employees from each department in the company. “What got us to success is our staff” said company officials. From the cleaners and the representatives themselves to every manager and those that work behind the…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Sep 25, 2012  
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Federal Government Closing
Closing down the Federal Government is what they should do, and in my opinion hire all new congressmen and the ones in there now should not get paid while they are not working. Americans don't take it kindly when grown men that are supposed to be working for the american…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Apr 08, 2011  
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