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National Bureau of Economic Research: Top 1% Bitcoin Holders Own 27% of BTC Supply

Wealth concentrations and inequality are one of the great challenges of our time, and new research from the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) has highlighted this phenomenon as an emerging trend in the digital asset space. The research report included a three-part study of Bitcoin network transaction volume and participant structure, the concentration and […]

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Bottom Up Vs Trickle Down: Any economic policy must base its solutions on the current situation

There has been a debate about bottom-up and top-down economic models as this country prepares for elections next year. The main objectives of any economic policy are: to improve the lives of the population, to reduce poverty and to improve the human development indicators of the citizens. Therefore, the discussion of the economic model must […]

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Economic policy guidelines for 2022 l KBS WORLD

ⓒ Yonhap News On December 20, the government announced its economic policy guidelines for next year. The political objective for 2022 is to overcome the crisis of the COVID-19 pandemic and fully normalize the economy. The government expects this year’s recovery momentum to continue into next year, with exports and investment maintaining their upward momentum […]

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Governance and economic policy | Cyprus courier

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Russian economic policy: the antithesis of Turkey’s hostile approach

If you’ve recently logged into Google Flights, you may have noticed a small change in the page layout. In addition to the usual sortable categories, such as price, duration and departure time, there is a new field: CO2 emissions. Launched in October 2021, the column gives potential travelers an estimate of how much carbon dioxide […]

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US economic policy is for the rich

Editor: Studies have shown that much of the wealth in the United States has gone into the pockets of the top 0.1%. That includes a swath of billionaires whose net worth has grown by $1.8 trillion since the pandemic began, according to Kurt Andersen’s “Evil Geniuses.” In 2020, former Secretary of Labor Robert B. Reich […]

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Turkey’s new economic policy will change the financial landscape

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey had launched a historic shift in economic policy, setting aside the “classic understanding” of controlling inflation with high interest rates. Erdogan also stressed that the government had no budget problems and was not seeking IMF help. (AA) Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said his country’s economic climate will […]

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MPC minutes show uncertainty will complicate economic policy

Uncertainty stemming from both global factors and the trajectory of the pandemic influenced the meeting of the RBI’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) this month. The MPC minutes highlight the increasing complexity of economic policy-making and the need to synchronize monetary and fiscal policies to insulate the economy from uncertainty and also provide policy support to […]

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New home sales rise as inventory improves

November 2021 New Home Sales What happened this month: New home sales rose for the third consecutive month in November as still-low mortgage rates prompted buyers to close ahead of the winter holidays. However, October sales figures were revised down, indicating slower than expected activity. A total of 744,000 new homes were sold during the […]

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Around the Indian economy in five studies

Social sector organisations, which aimed to help people through the Covid crisis, were also affected by the sudden disruptions triggered by the pandemic. There has been a significant reduction in funding available to them, and lockdown and social distancing protocols have affected their own staff and programs, forcing them to adopt new ways of operating. […]

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Professorship Economics, in particular Applied Economic Policy / Macroeconomics (W2/W3) job with LEUPHANA UNIVERSITY OF LUENEBURG

HUMANIST. SUSTAINABLE. ENTREPRENEURIAL. Leuphana University Lüneburg stands for innovation in research and education. Methodological diversity, interdisciplinary collaboration, transdisciplinary cooperation with partners outside academia and dynamic development characterize its research profile in the fields of education, culture, management and entrepreneurship as well as durability. Its award-winning study model is organized into Leuphana College, Leuphana Graduate School, […]

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Turkey: Erdogan’s economic policy impoverishes the Turks | International

A woman bought bread at a subsidized price last Friday in Istanbul.YASIN AKGUL (AFP) Saygin gets up early every day to bake bread, rolls and imitate. But every day, he does it with less conviction. “I’m fed up. There are people who can’t buy bread and some of it remains unsold. So the next day […]

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The decadence of American democracy also reflects a failing economic system

Illustration: Tang Tengfei/Global Times US President Joe Biden’s exclusive Democracy Summit, which was even ignored by some US allies, sparked a rare global discussion about what real democracy is and whether the US can still represent democracy . The questions wouldn’t cause much controversy just a few years ago, when the United States was heralded […]

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First-time home buyers drive real estate activity

First-time home buyers remain optimistic despite a tough housing market over the past year. In the hope of achieving their goal of home ownership and providing a comfortable space for their families, young buyers set out to learn about the market and establish their list of priorities for the purchase of their House. As the […]

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Vietnam’s economic policy and adaptation to COVID-19

Authors: Ibrahim Chowdhury, Ekaterine T. Vashakmadze and Li Yusha After a strong rebound last year, the global economy is entering a challenging 2022. Advanced economies have recovered quickly thanks to major stimulus packages and rapid progress in immunization, but many developing countries continue to struggle. The spread of new variants amid large inequalities in vaccination […]

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The Federal Reserve accelerates the reduction of asset purchases

The Federal Open Market Committee today was expected to disclose a more rapid reduction in asset purchases and a possible indication of a near-term rate hike date. The announcement confirmed that the Federal Reserve would reduce its purchases of Treasuries and mortgage-backed securities at a faster pace, given continued strength in employment and accelerating inflation. […]

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A Snapshot of US Farms from the USDA Economic Research Service – 2021 Edition Farm Policy News

Last week, the USDA’s Economic Research Service (ERS) released its annual report exploring the characteristics of US farms: “Various American Family Farms: 2021 Edition.” Today’s update includes highlights from the report, which was authored by Christine Whitt, Jessica E. Todd and Andrew Keller. The report noted that “In total, family farms accounted for approximately 98% […]

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The BSU Center for Business and Economic Research publishes its forecast for 2022

MUNCIE, Ind. — Consumers in east-central Indiana and across the country are getting serious about spending this holiday season, burning through savings accrued from pandemic shutdowns and the government largesse that comes with them. But economists who presented Thursday at the Ball State University Center for Business and Economic Research’s annual economic outlook said the […]

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“Democratize” the global economic system, says Indonesia – Asia and the Pacific

Dian Septiari (Jakarta Post) PREMIUM Jakarta ● Fri 10 December 2021 Democracy was put under the microscope on Thursday as the United Nations and host country Indonesia called for a more inclusive global economic system at the Bali Democracy Forum (BDF), the second to be held during the ongoing pandemic . Launching the event, Indonesia’s […]

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Economic research: The financial fragility of American households and businesses has fallen to its lowest level in more than a decade

View analyst contact information Financial conditions for households and non-financial businesses in the United States continued to improve in the second quarter of 2021, as our Financial Frailty Index fell further below its historical average to its lowest level since the fourth quarter of 2010. The headline index fell to -2.12 in the second quarter. […]

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Mortgage rates drop slightly as labor shortage continues

Freddie Mac Mortgage Rate December 9, 2021 What happened to mortgage rates this week: Freddie Mac’s fixed rate for a 30-year loan fell 1 basis point to 3.10% this week, marking the fourth straight week of mostly sideways movement. Investors reacted to job vacancies report, pointing to widespread labor shortages likely to put upward pressure […]

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Unbiased data is essential for sound economic policy

Prominent Economist Nurul Islam Says at BIDS Conference Star Activity Report Thu 2 Dec Dec 2, 2021 12:00 a.m. Last updated: Thu Dec 2, 2021 2021 00:00 Professor Rehman Sobhan, President of the Center for Policy Dialogue, delivers a keynote address virtually during the BIDS Annual Development Conference at the Lakeshore Hotel in Dhaka yesterday. […]

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Rail Vikas Nigam signs MoU with Kyrgyz Republic Economic Policy Research Institute; Stock jumps 3%

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