Category Archives: World economy

Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies

   OCTOBER 14, 2017 Modern conservatives have been lying about taxes pretty much from the beginning of their movement. Made-up sob stories about family farms broken up to pay inheritance taxes, magical claims about self-financing tax cuts, and so on … Continue reading

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Why isn’t Thailand’s middle class fond of democracy? — East Asia Forum

Author: Pavin Chachavalpongpun, Kyoto University The growth of the middle class and civil society plays a pivotal role in the promotion of democracy. They closely monitor a government’s performance and its commitment to good governance. The middle class also demands … Continue reading

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VOA Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese): Thị trường chứng khoán Á châu sụt giảm vì ‘biến cố’ Hy L ạp

Một người bạn vừa giới thiệu bài viết của VOATiếngViệt cho bạn. Thị trường chứng khoán Á châu sụt giảm vì ‘biến cố’ Hy Lạp Các mối quan ngại về vụ khủng hoảng tài chính Hy Lạp lan rộng và … Continue reading

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Get a (summer) job: Column

Bill Sternberg 12:50 p.m. EDT July 1, 2015 Fewer teens are working, and that’s too bad. What I learned at the soda-bottling plant. (Photo: Luke Sharrett, Bloomberg) For much of my childhood, I assumed I was going to play for the … Continue reading

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The gap between Greek and German views may be too great for the politicians to bridge

Irreconcilable differences? Jun 15th 2015 | ATHENS AND BERLIN  NEGOTIATIONS over a deal to extend Greece’s bail-out, and to free up the money it needs to make repayments on its debt, broke down yet again on Sunday night in Brussels. … Continue reading

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Thủ tướng Đức Angela Merkel tính phương án Hy Lạp rời Eurozone

(VIETNAM+) 12/06/15 Thủ tướng Đức Angela Merkel. (Nguồn: AFP) Theo báo Hình ảnh (Bild) của Đức ngày 11/6, Thủ tướng Đức Angela Merkel từ nhiều tháng nay luôn cố gắng để giữ Hy Lạp ở lại Khu vực sử dụng … Continue reading

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C’est La V No More

September 9, 2013, 9:11 am Dean Baker weighs in on the self-correcting economy discussion — it’s not really a debate — and expresses some skepticism about whether we can expect a recovery even in the Keynesian long run. Fair enough. But … Continue reading

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