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Its application to join the CPTPP may not prosper, but it creates mischief.
Its application to join the CPTPP may not prosper, but it creates mischief.
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"The World Bank’s recent decision to stop publishing its annual Doing Business report is an understandable initial reaction to revelations of data manipulation in favor of certain countries. But the Bank should use this interruption to _...Read More_
"The World Bank’s recent decision to stop publishing its annual Doing Business report is an understandable initial reaction to revelations of data manipulation in favor of certain countries. But the Bank should use this interruption to _...Read More_
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"Technological progress is a source of growth and jobs, but we need to be prepared to make the most of it."
"Technological progress is a source of growth and jobs, but we need to be prepared to make the most of it."
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"Official figures on exports and imports are a poor guide to the countries that are capturing the profits and employment income from international trade."
"Official figures on exports and imports are a poor guide to the countries that are capturing the profits and employment income from international trade."
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"The deceptive financial aid system at America's colleges"
"The deceptive financial aid system at America's colleges"
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"Further cases of economic data fraud by local governments in China have been reported by the country’s top anti-corruption agency following a two-year investigation."
"Further cases of economic data fraud by local governments in China have been reported by the country’s top anti-corruption agency following a two-year investigation."
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>"Establishing and expanding digital financial data-sharing systems presents complex technical and regulatory challenges. But secure and trusted schemes also offer a large potential upside for consumers, financial institutions, and the _...Read More_
>"Establishing and expanding digital financial data-sharing systems presents complex technical and regulatory challenges. But secure and trusted schemes also offer a large potential upside for consumers, financial institutions, and the _...Read More_
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"As technology advances and the environment changes, some of the key assumptions underpinning mainstream economic thinking will become obsolete. To reverse the public's loss of confidence in the discipline, economists must get back to doing _...Read More_
"As technology advances and the environment changes, some of the key assumptions underpinning mainstream economic thinking will become obsolete. To reverse the public's loss of confidence in the discipline, economists must get back to doing _...Read More_
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"Spending cooled notably in the seven days ending."
"Spending cooled notably in the seven days ending."
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technologyreview.com ↗︎
MIT Technology Review Insights
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technologyreview.com ↗︎
MIT Technology Review Insights
To address the power imbalance in the data economy, we need a combination of top down regulations and bottom up governance - excellent overview of what needs to change.
To address the power imbalance in the data economy, we need a combination of top down regulations and bottom up governance - excellent overview of what needs to change.
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>"It’s a busy day ahead on the economic calendar, with manufacturing sector PMI numbers and German retail sales figures to keep the markets busy."
>"It’s a busy day ahead on the economic calendar, with manufacturing sector PMI numbers and German retail sales figures to keep the markets busy."
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"Data science infrastructure is sorely needed in many places. Doctors Without Borders brings medical help to nations in need, but similar efforts are relatively small for statistics."
"Data science infrastructure is sorely needed in many places. Doctors Without Borders brings medical help to nations in need, but similar efforts are relatively small for statistics."
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"U.S. businesses have been wrestling with labor supply shortages."
"U.S. businesses have been wrestling with labor supply shortages."
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"The internet runs on trading personal data for free services — and we can’t figure out if it’s a fair trade until we acknowledge that."
"The internet runs on trading personal data for free services — and we can’t figure out if it’s a fair trade until we acknowledge that."