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An interview with Edward Elgar

To mark the publication of the 300th title in the International Library of Critical Writings in Economics we interviewed Edward Elgar, the founder and Chairman of Edward Elgar Publishing, to learn more about how this important book series began and its enduring popularity amongst academic reference libraries. 746 more words

Economics And Finance

Neither free trade nor protection: how to change what we think about trade - by Bill Dunn

Both traditional and heterodox theories of trade tend to assume that either trade must be free, or that it must be protected. But, as Dr Bill Dunn… 995 more words

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Education Act to Strengthen Washington's Financial Control over High-Poverty Districts

A Closer Look at the Elementary and Secondary Education Act

April 8, 2015…from the National Center for Policy Analysis:

As part of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), Title I aims to provide all students with an equitable education by providing financial assistance to high-poverty schools and school districts. 272 more words

Economics And Finance


America’s Millenials Are Not Working

April 6, 2015 from the National Center for Policy Analysis:

Three years ago, the economy saw a drastic shortage of jobs. 315 more words

Barack Obama


The Art of JFK Conning the American Public

ANDREA MITCHELL: How can you be so sure, they’ve cheated before?

JOHN KERRY: Well, we have extraordinary extensive verification measures that have not been applied before… And we’ve found over the course of the last months, that the interim agreement, everybody agrees it has been lived up to, and nobody therefore is feeling that we don’t have the ability to put the tracking in place we need. 130 more words

Barack Obama

How does academic research really benefit business? By Federica Rossi and Aldo Geuna

Recent in-depth studies of companies that work with academics challenge some commonly held ideas about technology transfer. Dr Federica Rossi and Professor Aldo Geuna look at the evidence to determine the most effective ways that research can help business. 1,252 more words

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Pension Debts.....The Price Outstanding for Decades of Leftwing Buying Labor Votes

The Burden of Pension Costs on California Municipalities

(from the National Center for Policy Analysis:

California cities that participate in defined benefit pension plans are expected to make a total of $5.1 billion in contributions during fiscal year 2015, accounting for nearly 7 percent of their total revenue. 252 more words