Posts filed under “Economy”

When a Bridge Falls

The collapse of the I-35W bridge in Minneapolis in 2007 killed 13 people and focused attention on the state of bridges across the nation.

NYT, March 3rd, 2014

Category: Economy, Really, really bad calls, Video

Category: Credit, Data Analysis, Economy, Think Tank

How the Land Lies for U.S. Home Builders

Source: WSJ   Continues here.

Category: Economy, Markets, Real Estate

Economic Indicators Dashboard

Source: Russell Investments

Category: Economy, Investing, Markets, Research

By Robert J. Gordon NBER Working Paper No. 19895 Issued in February 2014 The United States achieved a 2.0 percent average annual growth rate of real GDP per capita between 1891 and 2007. This paper predicts that growth in the 25 to 40 years after 2007 will be much slower, particularly for the great majority…Read More

Category: Economy, Think Tank

Industrial Re-Revolution

Source: Reformed Broker

Category: Economy

The Economics of Sex

Essential to the mission of the Austin Institute is the dissemination of both thought-provoking and rigorous academic research on family, sexuality, social structures and human relationships. In order to engage a wider audience, we are developing select research projects into a medium amenable to our digital age.



Published on Feb 14, 2014

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Category: Economy, Psychology, Video

Potential Growth in Emerging Asia

Category: Digital Media, Economy, Think Tank

Nations Ranked by Quality of Life

From National Journal: Money is important, but it isn’t everything. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development created the Your Better Life Index to compare the quality of life as well as economic prowess of its 34 member countries. The index measures each country using 11 different lines, including income, employment, health, education, environmental quality,…Read More

Category: Economy, Taxes and Policy, Wages & Income

XMSR Stand Up with Pete! Interview

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Category: Economy, Media