What theft?

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Geoengineering fun

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Quantum Supremacy

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We are all potential victims of the con artist

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Women in Work 2019 – Regional initiatives can provide the key to empowering women...

by Yong Jing Teow Economist Email +44 (0)7525 281974 More articles by Yong Jing by Alex Cooper Economist Email +44 (0)7483 407495 More articles by Alex The UK continues to make steady progress towards...

Bonus Quotation of the Day…

Tweet… is from page 225 of my GMU Econ colleague Richard Wagner’s 2017 paper...

IPA’s weekly links

Guest post by by Jeff Mosenkis of Innovations for Poverty Action Chris has been threatening it for a while but looks like he’s finally done it (click through to...

Links (9/25/19)

The Cost of America’s Oligopoly Problem - ProMarket An innovative new study finds substantial, increasing deadweight losses resulting from oligopolistic behavior and points to the important role that...

MIB: Sarah Ketterer on the dark gloomy periods of international value

“There is always a price for everything” where it becomes too cheap not to own. So says Ketterer, Chief executive officer and cofounder at Causeway Capital Management, an international...

Market Talk – September 25, 2019

ASIA: Regarding the US-China trade deal, Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo today. Mr. Wang Yi expressed that China had no intentions of...
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