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Just returning from Panama (yes...the country) Meet Kevin Brady - International Trade Specialist

Panama: Gateway to the Americas

Enterprise Florida Export Development Mission to Panama

By Kevin Brady, International Trade Specialist, FSBDC, Florida Gulf Coast University

Last week I attended the State of Florida Export Trade Mission to Panama with a delegation of 95 people including Florida-based companies, state economic development officers, port officials, and other international trade representatives from various state agencies. 968 more words

Business Articles

The Stock Market Has Been and Always Will Be Volatile

Link: http://www.marketplace.org/topics/economy/stock-market-has-been-and-always-will-be-volatile

Summary: Many people are worried about the stock markets, especially with everything going on in the world (Germany’s bad news, Ebola, etc). However, the stock market is a volatile place–and, according to Quincy Crosby, a financial market strategist at Prudential Financial, it’s meant to be that way. 7 more words

Government

Elysium, Seafood, and the "Zero-Sum Fallacy"

The above is a fun video explaining some of the technical problems of last summer’s sci-fi flick Elysium. For example, why is Matt Damon’s job to work in a factory with other humans constructing robots so advanced and sophisticated they could (should) render human labor (of the sort of Matt Damon’s anyway) obsolete? 582 more words

Development

Alternative Approaches for the Australian Agricultural Sector

There are some alternative approaches that are at present ready for adoption by the Australian agricultural sector. The most practical and ideal methods have been selected for discussion in this blog. 656 more words

Mitigation

What is TTIP? And 6 reasons why the answer should scare you

Have you heard about TTIP? If your answer is no, don’t get too worried; you’re not meant to have.

The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership is a series of trade negotiations being carried out mostly in secret between the EU and US. 950 more words

Democracy

You've Been Scammed! What's Next?

There’s nothing worse than that moment of realization when you know you’ve been taken advantage of. Unfortunately, most of us will likely fall victim to some sort of online scam in our lifetime. 574 more words

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