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"The coal industry is dying. Joe Manchin can’t save it any more than Donald Trump could. Worse, West Virginia politicians are propping the rotting husk of that industry up by pushing higher electric bills on widely poor West Virginians."
"The coal industry is dying. Joe Manchin can’t save it any more than Donald Trump could. Worse, West Virginia politicians are propping the rotting husk of that industry up by pushing higher electric bills on widely poor West Virginians."
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>"Turkey’s central bank delivered a massive interest rate cut on Thursday, sending the lira to a new record low."
>"Turkey’s central bank delivered a massive interest rate cut on Thursday, sending the lira to a new record low."
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>"In Work: A Deep History, from the Stone Age to the Age of Robots, anthropologist James Suzman asks whether we might learn to live like our ancestors did—that is, to value _...Read More_
>"In Work: A Deep History, from the Stone Age to the Age of Robots, anthropologist James Suzman asks whether we might learn to live like our ancestors did—that is, to value _...Read More_
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"THE period of neo-liberalism witnesses an increase in the share of economic surplus in total output both in individual countries and also for the world as a whole."
"THE period of neo-liberalism witnesses an increase in the share of economic surplus in total output both in individual countries and also for the world as a whole."
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"Recent economic reports are running contrary to the expectations of those who subscribe to Modern Monetary Theory and other types of “new” economic thinking."
"Recent economic reports are running contrary to the expectations of those who subscribe to Modern Monetary Theory and other types of “new” economic thinking."
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"The Bank of England is weighing up the costs of a change."
"The Bank of England is weighing up the costs of a change."
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medium.datadriveninvestor.com ↗︎
The Moral Economist
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medium.datadriveninvestor.com ↗︎
The Moral Economist
"Capital strike is the practice of businesses withholding any form of new investment in an economy, in order to attain some form of favorable policy.[1] Capital strikes _...Read More_
"Capital strike is the practice of businesses withholding any form of new investment in an economy, in order to attain some form of favorable policy.[1] Capital strikes _...Read More_
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This is a great column on the lies perpetuated by Uber/Lyft but we must never forget that for over 10 years the greatest asset the gig economy had was a tech media that uncritically repeated and exaggerated its claims.
This is a great column on the lies perpetuated by Uber/Lyft but we must never forget that for over 10 years the greatest asset the gig economy had was a tech media that uncritically repeated and exaggerated its claims.
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>"Experts may invoke the specter of stagflation, but don’t look for a return of the economic conditions of the 1970s. We have too far to fall"
>"Experts may invoke the specter of stagflation, but don’t look for a return of the economic conditions of the 1970s. We have too far to fall"
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>"Millions of Americans have yet to return to work after dropping out of the labor market amid the onset of the pandemic, posing _...Read More_
>"Millions of Americans have yet to return to work after dropping out of the labor market amid the onset of the pandemic, posing _...Read More_
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"The biggest concern among Chinese exhibitors at October’s Canton Fair has been the rising cost of production amid global inflation. Others bemoaned the lack of foreign visitors."
"The biggest concern among Chinese exhibitors at October’s Canton Fair has been the rising cost of production amid global inflation. Others bemoaned the lack of foreign visitors."
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"The primary goal of the DIO pilot is to test the concept and learn whether the mechanism can produce expected results in real life."
"The primary goal of the DIO pilot is to test the concept and learn whether the mechanism can produce expected results in real life."
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"Voters invested hope in the idea of leaving the EU. But a few years of queues and chaos could further erode public trust, says says Guardian columnist John Harris"
"Voters invested hope in the idea of leaving the EU. But a few years of queues and chaos could further erode public trust, says says Guardian columnist John Harris"
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"The trucking industry is short 80,000 drivers, a record high, Chris Spear, President and CEO of the American Trucking Associations, tells CNN."
"The trucking industry is short 80,000 drivers, a record high, Chris Spear, President and CEO of the American Trucking Associations, tells CNN."
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The ECB confirmed that it is beginning a two-year investigation into the digital euro, with sights set on a 2026 launch. *The digital euro will play a role in safeguarding European sovereignty – in digital, monetary and economic terms. It _...Read More_
The ECB confirmed that it is beginning a two-year investigation into the digital euro, with sights set on a 2026 launch. *The digital euro will play a role in safeguarding European sovereignty – in digital, monetary and economic terms. It _...Read More_