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’…
China Importing Cows
China now wants to become the leader in selling milk. Many of us didn’t know what China was up to during these years.…
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…
Who Started Occupy Wall Street And What Do They
What Is "Occupy Wall Street"?Over the past several months, a new movement has gained incredible traction amongst seemingly…
Senior Voters
Did you know that seniors out voted every other segment of the voting population. Recent surveys show the nearly 60%…
Super Committee Fails: Finger Pointing And the
Congress failed to come to a reasonable agreement and almost caused the government to cosaid that it me to a grinding…
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Wedding Photo Booth Hire In Manchester
Have you ever wonder why a lot of people hire a photo booth during their wedding day or any other occasion they are celebrating? Wedding is one of the most awaited events in life especially for women. Most of the time, they want to celebrate it with the best they…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Jan 17, 2014  
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Colors Of Life
Life without colors is unimaginable, considering the significance it holds in our lives. It can have a variety of effects a multitude of impressions on us. It has the power to make us happy in a second or anxious in the other. It can very well change and determine our…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Sep 07, 2015  
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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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Knowing the Right Hardware for Your Home
Some people plan on improving their house to add value on it while some just want the luxury of living in a house that they build or decorated by their own hands, somehow it’s like a hobby for them to decorate and improve their houses. Changing the interior of your…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Aug 13, 2014  
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The Debt Is On A Rocket Ride, Our Economy Is On Life Support
The debt ceiling was raised. Woo Hoo. Yea Right. So why is the stock market dropping like a lead duck? Because our administration refuses to lower the debt by reducing their spending. Reminds me of a kid with their first credit card. They say "I can handle paying down my…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Aug 10, 2011  
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Excess Paint
Don’t know what to do with the excess paint that is left after painting your house? It would be wise not to throw it away as it could come in handy if you need to paint over scratches and other damages on the wall whenever required. Most leftover paints end…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Dec 28, 2015  
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Well I’ll Be Fracked
Life is a balance. The only difference between any two people is their sliding scales of ability, interest, feeling, and focus. We have civilization to thank for the fact that those values can have immense differences—when we were savages, or cavemen, or whatever, we could only differ in so many…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Mar 18, 2012  
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Fiscal Cliff Payroll Tax Increase
The looming fiscal cliff deal has left a bad taste in the mouth of many American workers. People will start to see a reduction in pay on the first paycheck of the new year and unfortunately this will remain for the rest of the year as a result of the…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Jan 07, 2013  
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The Development Of Telecommunication
Telecommunication research company shows that the communications industry continues to development rapidly and stable. Last year's business volume is 331.1 billion yuan, up 32.1 percent over the previous year. Annual business income of 280.3 billion yuan to complete, up 24.6 percent over the previous year. 32.1 billion yuan in profits…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Economics   Aug 05, 2015  
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It’s no secret that this country is currently dealing with an unemployment crisis that has not…
We know what happens due to inflation. Do we really know what do we call inflation and why it is…
I was back from the job in California and ready to try this retirement thing again. My wife and I…
By Ziad K. Abdelnour We've heard so far a number of economic plans from a number of the GOP Presidential…
In Second World Cup matches, Argentina beat Holland by penalties, the final will be against germany.…
Two separate Occupy Wall Street camps, one in Atlanta, Georia and the other in Oakland California…

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