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Mark Blyth on ending the creditor's paradise

An American economist, Mark Blyth, author of Austerity: the History of a Dangerous Idea, gave a talk to members of the German Social Democratic Party on why so-called austerity is a bad idea. 668 more words

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Scott Walker's Southern economic strategy

Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin is pushing through a right-to-work law, which gives workers protected by union contracts the right not to pay union dues. 340 more words

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The changing U.S. economy in four maps

The most common job in each state in 1978.

The most common job in each state in 1988.

The most common job in each state in 2000. 53 more words

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Malaysia tops Job Asia Index, job ads on the rise

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New job postings in Malaysia soared in Q4 2014, on the back of Putrajaya’s success in drawing in more multinational firms, according to recruitment consultancy… 702 more words

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Squeezing Greece won't help German people

The Greek debt crisis is not a conflict between Germany and Greece.   It is the European Union acting as a debt collection agency for central bankers. 330 more words

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Dow Jones firms' profit is $48,887 per employee

The 30 companies that make up the Dow Jones Industrial Averages took in an average profit of $48,887 per employee last year.  It would be interesting to know what those employees’ average incomes were. 43 more words

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What happened to American business start-ups?

We Americans pride ourselves on our entrepreneurial spirit, but the number of new business start-ups is going steadily down.

The U.S. business death rate exceeds the business birth rate.  309 more words

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