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© 2020 Relevant Protocols Inc.
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>"The average price for a one-way domestic flight dropped to $135 last summer, its lowest level in at least two decades, according to analysis of federal _...Read More_
>"The average price for a one-way domestic flight dropped to $135 last summer, its lowest level in at least two decades, according to analysis of federal _...Read More_
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"Policymakers have so far mobilized $13 trillion for economic recovery, only a very small share of this amount has been spent by low-income developing countries. These economies have been able to allocate just 2% of their GDP to COVID-19 _...Read More_
"Policymakers have so far mobilized $13 trillion for economic recovery, only a very small share of this amount has been spent by low-income developing countries. These economies have been able to allocate just 2% of their GDP to COVID-19 _...Read More_
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"The share of a company’s profits taxed in a particular country would be determined according to a formula that included sales, employment, users (for digital companies), and capital. That way, multinationals could no longer avoid taxes by _...Read More_
"The share of a company’s profits taxed in a particular country would be determined according to a formula that included sales, employment, users (for digital companies), and capital. That way, multinationals could no longer avoid taxes by _...Read More_
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"Our national debt has reached immense levels relative to our economy, nearly as high as it was at the end of World War II. But unlike 75 years ago, the massive financial overhang from Medicare and Social Security will make it dramatically _...Read More_
"Our national debt has reached immense levels relative to our economy, nearly as high as it was at the end of World War II. But unlike 75 years ago, the massive financial overhang from Medicare and Social Security will make it dramatically _...Read More_
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"In the same vein, the aftermath of the Covid crisis could be much more government intervention. The intellectual groundwork for a government financial splurge was laid by a once-fringe economic school of thought known as modern monetary _...Read More_
"In the same vein, the aftermath of the Covid crisis could be much more government intervention. The intellectual groundwork for a government financial splurge was laid by a once-fringe economic school of thought known as modern monetary _...Read More_
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"COVID-19 has given the world a sharp reminder that manufacturing and production sectors – and their _...Read More_
"COVID-19 has given the world a sharp reminder that manufacturing and production sectors – and their _...Read More_
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"In weighing the options for additional stimulus, President-elect Joe Biden’s $2 trillion infrastructure investment _...Read More_
"In weighing the options for additional stimulus, President-elect Joe Biden’s $2 trillion infrastructure investment _...Read More_
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"The catastrophic destruction of World War II was followed by an era of unprecedented growth and material prosperity. Now that the COVID-19 crisis has exposed the deficiencies of that era's institutions and governing philosophy, it is time _...Read More_
"The catastrophic destruction of World War II was followed by an era of unprecedented growth and material prosperity. Now that the COVID-19 crisis has exposed the deficiencies of that era's institutions and governing philosophy, it is time _...Read More_
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"As the COVID-19 pandemic has underscored the fragility of many business models, it has also intensified the race to adopt cutting-edge technologies. But adoption is only the first step; how these technologies are applied across five key _...Read More_
"As the COVID-19 pandemic has underscored the fragility of many business models, it has also intensified the race to adopt cutting-edge technologies. But adoption is only the first step; how these technologies are applied across five key _...Read More_
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"The COVID-19 pandemic has both exposed and accelerated long-term trends that will render the US economy system even more unequal and dysfunctional than it already was. Worse, the Democrats' failure to secure a decisive victory in Congress _...Read More_
"The COVID-19 pandemic has both exposed and accelerated long-term trends that will render the US economy system even more unequal and dysfunctional than it already was. Worse, the Democrats' failure to secure a decisive victory in Congress _...Read More_
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"Public health and economic evidence suggest a strict lockdown plus being paid to stay in would end this thing"
"Public health and economic evidence suggest a strict lockdown plus being paid to stay in would end this thing"
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"Politicians love direct payments, but people spend more only when long-term income rises."
"Politicians love direct payments, but people spend more only when long-term income rises."
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"Since the 2008 global financial crisis, China has steadily increased its direct lending to developing countries often with draconian conditions attached. Debt moratoria during the pandemic, while important, will not solve this problem."
"Since the 2008 global financial crisis, China has steadily increased its direct lending to developing countries often with draconian conditions attached. Debt moratoria during the pandemic, while important, will not solve this problem."
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"The president-elect detailed plans for an initial effort to fight the coronavirus and a subsequent one to address economic recovery."President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. on Thursday proposed a $1.9 trillion rescue package to combat the _...Read More_
"The president-elect detailed plans for an initial effort to fight the coronavirus and a subsequent one to address economic recovery."President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. on Thursday proposed a $1.9 trillion rescue package to combat the _...Read More_