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Money can apparently buy happiness

By interviewing 47,643 people in 43 countries and comparing the results to a similar survey undertaken in 2007, Pew Research determined that the greatest increases in “life satisfaction” occurred in Asia. 77 more words


The great China growth debate: Ripe for a slowdown or full speed ahead?

With Europe mired in what can now be fairly described as a depression, and the United States barely growing above its expected, long-term trend, economists are desperate to find some other source of global economic growth that can be counted on to push the world forward. 900 more words


Conflicting Desires

What happened to all those promises that fracking was going to bring down polyethylene prices (they have risen significantly of late) and facilitate the re-shoring of manufacturing (where are the jobs) ? 1,044 more words