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5000 blowJOBS Created Due To Valentine's Day Say Stats Office

With a still sluggish economy dominating the newsreels it was of welcome relief to hear from the statistics department of job increases.

According to Bert Mc Prix… 89 more words

Satire

Purposive Approach to 2004 Citizens Directive: Supreme Court Rules No Entitlement to Welfare Benefits For Economically Inactive EU Citizens in the UK

The Supreme Court has just recently  notified the very  interesting  case of  Mirga (Appellant) v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (Respondent); UKSC 1… 4,299 more words

Human Rights

Economic Activity Is Slowing Down Much Faster Than The Experts Anticipated

Source: The Economic Collapse Blog, by Michael Snyder

We have not seen global economic activity fall off this rapidly since the great recession of 2008.  662 more words

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence

Business Conditions Stagger, Yet Consumers Perk Up for the Holidays: What We Learned During the Week of December 21-25

On one hand, a revised Q3 GDP estimate does not inspire nor does data on November business conditions. Yet, consumer sentiment improved as 2015 was wrapping up with Americans opening up their wallets. 922 more words

Economics

President Obama: Donald Trump exploiting 'fear' of working class men

HONOLULU (AP) — President Barack Obama, in a broadside against the leading Republican presidential candidate, says billionaire Donald Trump is “exploiting” the fears that working-class men in particular have about the economy and stagnant wages. 772 more words

Politics

Fed Raises Interest Rates, Earth Continues to Rotate Normally: What We Learned During the Week of December 14-18

The Fed finally made a move, manufacturing remained stuck in neutral and new home starts rebounded. Here are the 5 things we learned from U.S. economic data released during the week ending December 18. 947 more words

Economics

Fiscal Policy vs. Monetary Policy?

Macro policies are those that influence the economy as a whole and help stabilise the economy by influencing the level of aggregate demand (AD – total demand). 171 more words

Economics