While walking through Grand Central Station in New York, you’ll see a dozen ticket booths. But you’ll only see one employee selling tickets — and about 20 different ticket-dispensing machines. 1,215 more words
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Via Bloomberg BusinessWeek. In what was probably an overestimate due to the FIFA World Cup and a nice segue into the Glasgow Commonwealth Games which commence today. 278 more words
The Conversation has an article this morning which outlines the very high-level macro-economic thinking underway in India as it lays down its 2014-2015 budget. Indian budget balances expectations with constraints… 126 more words
Seth describes a world where the “car” is no longer the king. We already have the science to make all of this possible. We have witnessed major traffic jams in large cities that took several days to unsnarl and start flowing again. 31 more words
New Jersey arrived at the bottom after Christie vetoed the minimum wage increase
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The experience of the 13 states that increased their minimum wage on January 1st of this year might provide some guidance for what to expect here in Washington, DC when the city-wide minimum wage increases to $9.50 on July 1.