Diabetic Complications and Economic Fundamentals

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Per usual, economic principles suggest a vastly different outcome than optimistic policy makers. In economic terms, it’s a complement to consuming goods containing sugar (mostly carbohydrates). . in Economics in 2017 from George Mason University and a B.A. Economics

Stratification Economics? | AIER

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Stratification Economics. Economics considers itself independent from sociology and even psychology, although a few interdisciplinary forays have been made. Despite its intentional separation from the rest of social science, economics is also subdivided. Economics

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Economic Literacy for Everyone | AIER

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Economic illiteracy permeates modern society. From the everyman to the highly educated, economic fallacies are regularly repeated , resuscitated , and released into the public discourse. In addition to Hazlitt’s classic, many recent books detail common examples of economic illiteracy.

Economics Is a Walk in the Park

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They’re also a great chance to think about economics, specifically two of the most basic principles of economics: opportunity cost and incentives. These are, to economics, what blocking and tackling are to American football. Economics

SEC presses for economic risk disclosures

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The SEC’s focus on disclosures related to turbulence in the economy comes as the agency pushes companies to disclose more about executive pay

Agility key in tackling economic downturn

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Airbase and Clari CFOs share best practices to meet a challenging business environment

Demand-Side Economics Defined

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What Is Demand-Side Economics? Keynesian economists believe that the primary factor driving economic activity and short-term fluctuations is the demand for goods and services. The theory is sometimes called demand-side economics. Understanding Demand-Side Economics.

Why Studying Economics Requires Curiosity

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Recently, I argued that studying economics instills gratitude. A friend responded by asking me what intellectual virtues are necessary for understanding economics. Gratitude may be a result of studying economics, but what antecedents undergird enriching encounters with economics?

Tech execs see growth opportunities in economic downturn: EY

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Half of executives in the technology sector see a potential recession as a time to implement growth strategies

China’s Economic Struggles – WSJ

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The basic story is slowing economic growth. Financial Advisor C&E Executive News Filter commentaries Commentaries/Opinions Content Types Domestic Politics economic growth Economic Growth/Recession Economic News economic performance Economic Performance/Indicators Executive Branch Factiva Filters general news Government Bodies indicators international relations opinions political Political/General News politics Politics/International Relations recession SYND WSJ-PRO-WSJ.com Xi Jinping

Studying Economics Instills Gratitude | AIER

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At least since Thomas Carlyle’s infamous put-down of economics as the “dismal science” (for economists having the temerity to oppose slavery ), it has been popular to disparage economics as a discipline that fosters depression on the one hand and narrow self-interest on the other.

The Economics Behind Marathons

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But just what are the economics behind marathons? There’s no doubt that there’s been a rise in the popularity of marathons and their accompanying half-marathons—especially in recent years. But if you believe these events are reserved for elite athletes, think again.

30% of CFOs see economic downturn triggering layoffs: study

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CFOs expect potential layoffs, workforce retention challenges and move to implement cost-cutting measures as an economic downturn becomes more likely

Economic Growth Doesn’t Cause Inflation. Here’s Why

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Is economic growth inflationary? Many economic and political commentators think so. Nick Timiraos of the Wall Street Journal , for example, writes that “easier financial conditions [loose monetary policy] stimulate spending and economic growth.” Economics

Economics Needs More Socioeconomic Diversity

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It is well known that the field of economics has a race and gender problem, with treasury secretary (and former Fed chair) Janet Yellen , Fed chair Jerome Powell , and former Fed chair Ben Bernanke among the many senior figures advocating for change.

What Is an Economic Moat?

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The term economic moat , popularized by Warren Buffett , refers to a business’s ability to maintain competitive advantages over its competitors in order to protect its long-term profits and market share. The term economic moat was made popular by legendary investor Warren Buffett.

China’s Economic Downturn Shows Signs of Easing

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SINGAPORE—Economic activity in China declined for a third straight month in May, though at a slower pace than in April, according to surveys of businesses and factories.

The Economics of Obesity – WSJ

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There’s an economic explanation for America’s obesity problem. Many attribute America’s weight problem to genetics, addiction or culture, but the analysis Richard Posner and I began in 1999 demonstrates that the problem is an economic one driven by technological change. High-calorie foods are cheaper than ever, and changes in the way we work have created a sedentary nation. Happily, the market is generating a solution: medical innovations that can reduce obesity.

U.S. Economic Growth Shows Signs of Slipping

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Recent reports show sharp declines in key sectors, raising the prospects of a stalled economic recovery and possibly a recession. The U.S. economy is starting to slow under the combined weight of soaring inflation and climbing interest rates—including the highest mortgage rates since 2008. Home construction across the U.S. fell sharply in May, the Commerce Department said Thursday.

Economic conditions outlook, September 2022

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Strategy Economic StudiesIn stormy weather, survey respondents maintain realism about the global economy. While geopolitical conflicts and inflation remain top of mind, concerns about energy volatility predominate in Europe.

The Economic Mess We’re In

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The economic backdrop for the Open Market Committee is rare and troubling. The central bank finds itself in the strange position of having to raise interest rates on Wednesday while a day later the Commerce Department may report a second straight quarter of negative economic growth. The Federal Reserve’s monetary policy committee meets this week, and now comes the hard part for Chairman Jay Powell.

U.S. Receives Lowest Economic Freedom Ranking Since 1975

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The Fraser Institute recently released the 2022 Economic Freedom of the World (EFW) Report , reflecting data and rankings for 2020. The findings show that economic freedom in the U.S. In addition to improving economic freedom, we need more hope in our public discourse. Economic

Chinese Antitrust Policy: Politics Over Economics

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Since Deng Xiaoping’s reform and opening in 1978, economic policy always followed the political concerns of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). Beijing’s antitrust doctrine is not just grounded in objective notions of law and economics, but the political priorities of the CCP. .

China’s Economic Distress Deepens as Lockdowns Drag On

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HONG KONG—China’s economy descended deeper into a Covid-induced doldrums last month, raising questions about whether Beijing’s planned stimulus measures can prevent a prolonged downturn.

Falling Transport Stocks Challenge Economic Outlook

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Transportation stocks were hot in 2021 and earlier this year, driven by optimism about economic growth. The transportation benchmark in March was within 2% of a November record powered by optimism that resurgent economic growth would boost transportation companies’ profits. Now investors are turning the other way. The Dow Jones Transportation Average, which tracks 20 large U.S. companies ranging from airlines to railroads, has declined 13% from a recent high on March 29.

Bill Clinton’s Recipe for Economic Growth

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economic advisers focused on the health of giant banks and tolerated a grindingly slow recovery. Begin with the economic aggregates. Robert Reich, urged him to propose a major stimulus package to accelerate economic growth and reduce unemployment more quickly. I worked in the White House at the time but had no role in economic policy.) What about the distribution of gains from economic growth?

An Economics Lesson From a Science Teacher

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The best economics lesson I ever learned came from a science teacher. At its heart, economics is about choice. Sometimes academics take it further and say that economics is about choice in an environment of scarcity. Photo: Getty Images.

What Real Economic Warfare Looked Like

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In the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, Moscow has accused the West of waging economic warfare. If an economic shock occurred, its effects were bound to propagate swiftly throughout the entire system. This was full-scale economic warfare in a globalized world.

The Very Preventable Economic Disaster Overtaking Britain

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This week saw news of a second consecutive monthly economic contraction, of 0.3% The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development expects the U.K. National economic sob stories are a depreciated dime a dozen these days, so it’s fair to ask what makes Britain’s so special. Read More Political Economics. Britain benefits from a legacy of economic reforms in the 1980s. The U.K. economy is the world’s fifth-largest and Europe’s second-largest after Germany.

Why Companies Are Holding Tight to Workers, Despite Economic Slowdown

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A persistent economic puzzle is why. CFO News Building Construction Construction Economic News economic performance Economic Performance/Indicators employment Employment/Unemployment Figures Federal Reserve gfx-contrib indicators leder photo-commission Real Estate Real Estate/Construction Residential Building Construction SYND unemployment figures WSJ-PRO-WSJ.com wsjwashingtonSarah Chaney Cambon. 29, 2022 11:06 am ET. Listen to article. (2 2 minutes).

To Solve Income Inequality, Increase Economic Mobility

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EconomicsWe may not be able to make the world equal, but we can at least give people the opportunity to get educated, learn skills or trades, and find a good career or profession. . Source: Bloomberg , February 8th, 2022. . .

Economic Growth, Not Austerity, Is the Answer to Inflation

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Mr. Summers echoed the advice of his uncle, the Nobel economics laureate Paul Samuelson, who famously wrote in 1980, a time of double-digit inflation, that “five to ten years of austerity, in which the unemployment rate rises to an eight or nine percent average and real output inches upward at barely one or two percent per year, might accomplish a gradual taming of U.S.

Positive vs. Normative Economics: Key Differences

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Positive vs. Normative Economics: An Overview. Positive economics and normative economics are two standard branches of modern economics. To put it simply, positive economics is called the “what is” branch of economics. Positive Economics.

Russian Escalation in Ukraine Raises Global Economic Risks

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Floating Exchange Rates Add to Economic Uncertainty

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Nobel economics laureate Robert Mundell wrote in 1998 that the dollar-euro exchange rate would go on to become “the most important price in the world.” Mundell, who was known as the father of the euro, was exactly right. Since the euro was introduced in the following year, the dollar-euro has been, by volume of transactions, far and away the most important currency pair. It has also fluctuated wildly—reaching 84 U.S. cents per euro in 2000 and $1.59 in 2008.