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(What's Left of) Our Economy: A Fact-Free Case Against Austerity by Krugman

I wish I knew how to say “cherry pick” in French. Then I could write a snappier headline for this post about Paul Krugman’s recent efforts to show the devastating effects of Eurozone austerity policies. 691 more words

{What's Left Of) Our Economy

Getting New Football Players to Overcome Learned Helplessness

Keep the following six concepts in mind to eliminate learned helplessness in football players:

1. Change is possible.  

2. Think big. 

3. Get perspective. 

4. Set goals. 561 more words


Shale gas-based ethylene boom: Future planning is essential

 The availability of cheap ethane (best ethylene feedstock) from shale gas and from new, light crude oils has resulted in boom times for the U.S. petrochemical industry. 417 more words

Chemical Industry

Better policies badly needed to lower the costs of decarbonisation

Posted by: Kari Kankaanpää

The European climate and energy policies and the European power markets are at acrossroads. In late October, the European leaders are expected to make decisions on the direction of the EU’s 2030 climate and energy policy. 424 more words


Inversion Controversy Is about Whether Company Profits Should Flow to Shareholders or Government

Since I’ve been in Washington for nearly three decades, I’m used to foolish demagoguery.

But the left’s reaction to corporate inversions takes political rhetoric to a new level of dishonesty. 611 more words


Maximizing Football Program Organization

In coaching, if you put your happiness in someone else’s hands, they’ll always drop it.

Here are six ways to get your football program organized: 636 more words


Four Tips for Destroying Competitive Anxiety on Gameday

If you dread the thought of getting up in front of a group of people and performing, you are not alone. Millions of people suffer from performance… 124 more words