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"While Covid sent many firms to the wall, others prospered by spotting opportunities, from test kits to mask coatings"
"While Covid sent many firms to the wall, others prospered by spotting opportunities, from test kits to mask coatings"
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"A reminder that if we hope to ever rebuild an economy that works for everyone, we need a much stronger labor movement."
"A reminder that if we hope to ever rebuild an economy that works for everyone, we need a much stronger labor movement."
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"John Nash’s notion of equilibrium is ubiquitous in economic theory, but a new study shows that it is often impossible to reach efficiently."
"John Nash’s notion of equilibrium is ubiquitous in economic theory, but a new study shows that it is often impossible to reach efficiently."
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"Of all china’s achievements in the past two decades, one of the most impressive is the rise of its technology industry. Alibaba hosts twice as much e-commerce activity as Amazon does. Tencent runs the world’s most popular super-app, with _...Read More_
"Of all china’s achievements in the past two decades, one of the most impressive is the rise of its technology industry. Alibaba hosts twice as much e-commerce activity as Amazon does. Tencent runs the world’s most popular super-app, with _...Read More_
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"The U.S. economy grew rapidly in the second quarter and exceeded its pre-pandemic size, but the outlook has suddenly turned cloudier due to the fast-spreading Delta coronavirus _...Read More_
"The U.S. economy grew rapidly in the second quarter and exceeded its pre-pandemic size, but the outlook has suddenly turned cloudier due to the fast-spreading Delta coronavirus _...Read More_
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"Instead of dwelling on a drop in life expectancy in 2020, the US should worry about the long-term trend, a demographer says."
"Instead of dwelling on a drop in life expectancy in 2020, the US should worry about the long-term trend, a demographer says."
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"Companies are starting to summon workers back, though many employees have said they prefer more flexible office schedules. “We can’t be a great company working remotely.”"
"Companies are starting to summon workers back, though many employees have said they prefer more flexible office schedules. “We can’t be a great company working remotely.”"
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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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How do you think about this article? [@Druss](/user/profile/Druss)
How do you think about this article? [@Druss](/user/profile/Druss)
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"Covid-19 put American health care even further behind other wealthy nations."
"Covid-19 put American health care even further behind other wealthy nations."
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"Mixing and matching Covid vaccines made by Pfizer-BioNTech and AstraZeneca-Oxford generates a "robust" immune response, a study led by Oxford University found."
"Mixing and matching Covid vaccines made by Pfizer-BioNTech and AstraZeneca-Oxford generates a "robust" immune response, a study led by Oxford University found."
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"For the philosopher of “hyperobjects”—vast, unknowable things that are bigger than ourselves—the coronavirus is further proof that we live in a dark ecology."
"For the philosopher of “hyperobjects”—vast, unknowable things that are bigger than ourselves—the coronavirus is further proof that we live in a dark ecology."
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>"Without tourism, the funding that sustains some of the world’s most treasured wildlife has atrophied."
>"Without tourism, the funding that sustains some of the world’s most treasured wildlife has atrophied."
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>"We gather the numbers to know from the week’s biggest economic news stories so you can impress your friends."
>"We gather the numbers to know from the week’s biggest economic news stories so you can impress your friends."