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"With the right federal response, it could become a model of renewal for other places around the country that prosperity has left behind."
"With the right federal response, it could become a model of renewal for other places around the country that prosperity has left behind."
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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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"Higher fossil fuel prices could also tempt major oil and gas companies to invest in lucrative new projects by inflating the profits of existing oil and gas portfolios in “one last party” for fossil fuels."
"Higher fossil fuel prices could also tempt major oil and gas companies to invest in lucrative new projects by inflating the profits of existing oil and gas portfolios in “one last party” for fossil fuels."
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"More stimulus under a narrowly Democrat-controlled government could help accelerate jobs recovery by as much as a year."
"More stimulus under a narrowly Democrat-controlled government could help accelerate jobs recovery by as much as a year."
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>"The real-life environmental and social impact of China’s infrastructure initiative shouldn’t be overlooked"
>"The real-life environmental and social impact of China’s infrastructure initiative shouldn’t be overlooked"
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>"Libya’s oil industry, trampled by civil war and chaos, is roaring back."
>"Libya’s oil industry, trampled by civil war and chaos, is roaring back."
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We’re all familiar with the “infrastructure”
We’re all familiar with the “infrastructure”
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When the financial crisis led to the Great Recession back in 2008, the idea of fiscal austerity was quick to rear its head. A number of prominent right-leaning economists disparaged the notion that government spending could ameliorate the _...Read More_
When the financial crisis led to the Great Recession back in 2008, the idea of fiscal austerity was quick to rear its head. A number of prominent right-leaning economists disparaged the notion that government spending could ameliorate the _...Read More_
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>"Investing in public infrastructure should be at the center of a 21st-century civil-rights agenda."
>"Investing in public infrastructure should be at the center of a 21st-century civil-rights agenda."
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Typical partisan politics to push each other for election season. Expecting an infrastructure bill to pass, but will take more Democrat and Republican bickering. Allow each party to make their supporters happy and then pass bill.
Typical partisan politics to push each other for election season. Expecting an infrastructure bill to pass, but will take more Democrat and Republican bickering. Allow each party to make their supporters happy and then pass bill.
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"These commercial data exchanges extend the exploitation inherent in the current system by incentivizing passivity. The model is one in which an individual’s agency extends no further than saying, Yes, I consent to sell this amount of my _...Read More_
"These commercial data exchanges extend the exploitation inherent in the current system by incentivizing passivity. The model is one in which an individual’s agency extends no further than saying, Yes, I consent to sell this amount of my _...Read More_