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Bureau of Economic Research pushes for mandatory hotel data collection

VI Bureau of Economic Research Director Allison DeGazon testifies before members of Government Operations and Consumer Protection on Tuesday. (photo by Legislative Assembly) Collecting data is essential for government operations and obtaining federal funding, but during Tuesday’s hearing on government operations and consumer protection, VI Bureau of Economic Research Director Allison DeGazon, said hotels were […]

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‘Hire education’: Economic study shows how BRCC can help Baton Rouge’s post-pandemic labor shortage | Communities

More than 40,000 vacancies are waiting to be filled in Baton Rouge, and an economic study has revealed Baton Rouge Community College’s potential to fill the gap. During a panel to announce the report on Tuesday afternoon, BRAC President and CEO Adam Knapp highlighted the school’s importance to the local economy. “Coming out of a […]

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2022 Budget Highlights – Government of Ghana Fiscal Year 2022 Budget and Economic Policy Statement – Government, Public Sector

Ghana: Budget 2022 Highlights – Government of Ghana Fiscal Year 2022 Budget Statement and Economic Policy To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. Foreword “Building a Sustainable Entrepreneurial Nation: Fiscal Consolidation and Job Creation” At the start of 2021, Ghana, […]

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A Confused Old Man Believes The Economic System That Caused Climate Change Will Magically Fix It

A baffled 50-year-old with no experience of the world outside Sydney’s elite feels that the same economic system that led to the overconsumption of fossil fuels that caused ‘once in a hundred years’ weather events every two weeks is the same system that will get the world back on track.

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Deeply Divided Elections Harm Economic Policy

As political polarization has grown in recent years, the path of U.S. economic policy increasingly depends on which party is in power, write Northwestern’s Scott R. Baker, Stanford doctoral candidate Aniket Baksy, Nicholas Bloom and Jonathan A. Rodden of Stanford, and Steven J of Chicago Booth. Davis. Hotly contested national elections can sow uncertainty, which […]

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Mortgage rates stabilize as Thanksgiving approaches

Freddie Mac Mortgage Rate November 24, 2021 What happened to mortgage rates this week: After last week’s spike, Freddie Mac’s fixed rate for a 30-year loan held steady at 3.10% heading into the Thanksgiving holiday. Home sales data continues to show strong demand for homes, amid tight supply and rising prices. Meanwhile, there are mixed […]

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New home sales held steady in October

October 2021 New Home Sales What happened this month: Sales of new homes was little changed in October, up just 0.4% from the revised September figure, with monthly gains in the Midwest (+11.0%) and South (+0.2%) offsetting declines in the Northeast (-11.8%) and West (-1.1%) . New home sales fell 23.1% from the level of […]

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MHP leader voices support for government’s economic policy

ANKARA Turkey has gotten rid of the burden of high interest rates as they hurt long-term production, the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) leader said, ruling out the possibility of a snap election due to economic problems. class=”cf”> “For us, the economic policies followed by the government are correct. Launching a controversy about this is malicious,” […]

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Computerwoche, the German Research Institute for Management and Economics in Hamburg, gives Arvato Systems a Reliable Rating for IT Security

The Hamburg Institute for Management and Economic Research (IMWF) and the specialist magazine Computerwoche have investigated the question of what distinguishes a good IT security provider. They conducted a social listening study to find out who the players in this market trust the most. The results of the “Computer Security” study are now available and […]

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New York University Abu Dhabi Students Win ADNOC-Bloomberg Economic Research Challenge at ADIPEC 2021

A team of five students from New York University Abu Dhabi won the ADNOC-Bloomberg Economic Research Challenge at ADIPEC 2021, organized as part of the ADNOC-Bloomberg Education Initiative. The team members are Anne-Maria Salmela, Joanna Daniela Jagodzinska, Oxana Dmitriyenko, Aya Abu Ali and Vanessa Abou Kors. The challenge is the first academic economic research competition […]

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Three pillars of the economic policy response to the COVID-19 crisis

Governments around the world are rolling out a host of policies to deal with the crisis created by the spread of COVID-19. The economic shock of this crisis is going to be enormous, with an enormous human cost. The pain will fall disproportionately on certain people and certain areas. Some policies can be drawn from […]

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Reviews | The Build Back Better Plan and American economic policy

Limited supply ultimately occurs when suppliers use their political power to insulate themselves from market forces that drive innovation and long-term cost reductions. A family doctor can only see one patient at a time, for example, but for every doctor there are many nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other practitioners who are trained to perform […]

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An economic study shows that the annexation of Avimor will result in a deficit for City of Eagle. The developer says differently.

Eagle City Council now has one more puzzle piece it needs before considering annexing a planned community in the foothills to the city limits. Avimor, a planned community rising in the foothills along Highway 55, is expected to have up to 10,000 homes fully built over the next few decades. For now, it sits at […]

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ESRI and Ibec join forces in an all-island economic research project

Employers group Ibec and the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) have launched what they say is a major research project on the economy of all islands aimed at improving understanding of the economy of all islands. the islands, including North-South trade. The three-year project will include engagement with the UK’s National Institute of Economic […]

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Legault presents five components of post-pandemic economic policy

Breadcrumb Links News Local News The Prime Minister says “Buy Quebec”, exports, innovation, labor shortages and the green economy are covered by the policy. Publication date : November 12, 2021 • November 12, 2021 • 3 minute read • 11 comments Quebec Premier Francois Legault. Photo by Allen McInnis /Montreal Gazette Content of the article […]

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Letter from over 200 academics: Our economic system is unfit to deal with the climate crisis

Eearlier this year, the official international summary of climate science has announced that we are facing an increase in disasters and disruptions, with the most vulnerable suffering the most and soonest. A leaked report the same UN process has identified the need for a transformation of our economic systems for a meaningful attempt to limit […]

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Economic Policy Expert to US Senators: Reverse Mortgages Could Be ‘Helpful’ for Retirees

In light of the many challenges faced by American seniors as they seek reliable sources of cash in retirement and when on a fixed income, the expanded use of the Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) program sponsored by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) could present a potential tool for seniors struggling with their life after […]

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GTA Online players want massive overhaul of ‘ridiculous’ economy system

Jaret Kappelman. 8 months ago GTA Online is constantly receiving updates, but players want a major overhaul of the game’s “ridiculous” economy system that the community thinks it suffers from. A big part of Grand Theft Auto is buying all the expensive cars, clothes, and houses in the game. Players can accept many tasks, perform […]

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It’s time for New Delhi to reconsider its anti-China economic policy

India Illustration: Xia Qing/Global Times Observers had estimated that bilateral trade between China and India could surpass the $100 billion mark in 2021 despite a cold political and diplomatic relationship between the two nations. The latest trade data from China Customs revealed that the new record was set in October, with two-way trade totaling $102.29 […]

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Transformation of ‘the whole economic system’ is needed to tackle the climate crisis, says key architect of 2015 Paris agreement

FAfter the groundbreaking Paris climate agreement at COP21 in 2015, American businessman Rick Saines was awarded France’s National Order of Merit, making him a “Chevalier” for the role that he played in collaboration with American and French officials to make this historic summit a success. Six years later, at Cop26 – the summit at which […]

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Mortgage rates erase gains amid mixed economic signals

Freddie Mac Mortgage Rate November 4, 2021 What happened to mortgage rates this week: the Freddie Mac The fixed mortgage rate for a 30-year loan erased last week’s gain, falling 5 basis points to 3.09% as investors continue to assess mixed economic signals ahead of the jobs report. Friday. Private hiring data suggests that the […]

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Does India pursue a hegemonic economic policy in South Asia?

Experts say New Delhi, which operates the world’s sixth largest economy, is taking economic measures to “subjugate” its immediate neighbors like Nepal. Throughout human history, a strong economy has always shaped and accompanied political power, and countries have used their financial superiority to establish political dominance over others. India, home to the second largest population […]

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Zeigler Auto Group ranks first in Glassdoor’s economic study on work-life balance

Glassdoor Economic Research Study on Work-Life Balance in the United States During COVID-19 – Released Thursday, October 21, 2021 – Names Zeigler Auto Group the Best New and Used Auto Dealership Group noted from the country. The study – which collated Glassdoor.com reviews from current and former full-time US-based employees between March 15, 2020 and […]

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Yes, the Build Back Better Act is fully paid – YubaNet

November 2, 2021 – PPE Research Director Josh Bivens took to Twitter to refute critics’ latest claim that the Build Back Better Act (BBBA) is only “fully paid” due accounting gadgets. The claim, Bivens points out, is “bad economics,” adding that BBBA is indeed fully paid. Read it full twitter thread here. The final ill-founded […]