The topic of interest for today is the two types of psychological conditioning: classical and operant conditioning. In order to provide an understanding for both kinds of conditioning, I’m going to describe each one separately and in depth. 898 more words
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The United States is supposed to be enjoying a recovery. Indeed, we’re now supposedly in the fifth year of an expanding economy.
Many Americans must wonder why it doesn’t feel that way. 1,067 more words
The amount of debt globally has soared more than 40 percent to $100 trillion since the first signs of the financial crisis as governments borrowed to pull their economies out of recession and companies took advantage of record low interest rates.The $30 trillion increase from $70 trillion between mid-2007 and mid-2013 compares with a $3.86 trillion decline in the value of equities to $53.8 trillion, according to the Bank for International Settlements and data compiled by Bloomberg. 35 more words
It’s sometimes difficult to make fun of Keynesian economics. But this isn’t because Keynesian theory is airtight.
It’s easy, after all, to mock a school of thought that is predicated on the notion that you can make yourself richer by taking money from your right pocket and putting it in your left pocket. 433 more words
Gulfport: best kept secret
Locals sometimes refer to the City of Gulfport as a “best kept secret.” It’s where Pinellas County residents often go to visit small shops, quiet beaches, quaint restaurants and bars and check out its community of local artists, often featured through festivals and community events such as its annual 517 more words