I’m Kevin Credit, a second-year Ph.D. student in Urban Planning at Arizona State University. My research interests are generally in economic development and transportation – small businesses, entrepreneurship, clusters of economic activity, agglomeration, public transit, TOD, and spatial analysis – which all sounds very formal and quantitative and boring (it really isn’t). 108 more words
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Hong Kong: Fitch Ratings has affirmed India’s Long-Term Foreign and Local Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at ‘BBB-‘. The issue ratings on India’s senior unsecured foreign and local currency bonds are also affirmed at ‘BBB-‘. 983 more words
“Economic characteristics of an area exert a much more direct effect on its population pattern than do physical characteristics.” Explain with examples. (200 Words)
Human population can overcome any difficulty with respect to the physical characteristics of a location, but overcoming natural difficulty has economic, ecological and cultural costs associated with it. 191 more words
“Reality is that financial markets are self-destabilizing; occasionally they tend toward disequilibrium, not equilibrium.” George Soros.
As we come close to the end of a volatile year in stocks, one sudden an unexpected development (for some surely it was expected) slowed down the pace of a typical Santa Claus rally, it caused a shallow pull back, and raised a lot of questions. 1,481 more words