|March 18, 2014||Posted by Staff under Economic Principles|
China gets a lot of things right but some mistakes are colossal like a whole city as a total white elephant.
|March 17, 2014||Posted by Staff under Activism, Rent recovery or avoidance|
Filmmaker Boynton warns of the corruption and conflict coming to Ghana after oil is discovered.
|March 15, 2014||Posted by Staff under Activism, High Cost of Land, Taxes|
As Big Tech arrives in San Francisco, little residents leave the city they love, as rents reach sky high.
|March 10, 2014||Posted by Staff under Health, The Progress Report|
Where’s the right to a normal life when radiation deforms a child and the government won’t reveal the facts?
|March 8, 2014||Posted by Staff under Corruption|
Watch out what you cite. Pages of gibberish, discovered by a computer, got accepted by academic publishers.
|March 8, 2014||Posted by Staff under Health|
Wastage is easy to prevent. Meanwhile, charities must pay a fee and get a permit to feed homeless people in a park.
|March 8, 2014||Posted by Staff under Land Disputes|
In paradise — Ile à Vache, coveted by Lamothe’s administration — people are made landless, without food sovereignty.
|March 6, 2014||Posted by Staff under Health|
From frying pan to fire? After chlorpyrifos was phased out, people turned to pyrethroids, now suspected of harming cells.
|March 5, 2014||Posted by Staff under Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
Big Biz Inc gets most of the tax breaks and cash grants that state and local governments (not just the feds) give out.
|March 3, 2014||Posted by Staff under Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
Independent ranchers and animal rights activists agree that tax dollars should not support the meat lobby.
|February 28, 2014||Posted by Staff under War / Peace|
A new report from the Institute for Economics and Peace calculates the cost of violence all around the world.
|February 27, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
With drastic decrease in lemur population, scientists are racing to save this endangered species but are economists?
|February 27, 2014||Posted by Staff under Activism, Inequality / Concentration|
A handful of top US business tycoons admit to twinges of guilt but also feel their companies need customers with cash.
|February 26, 2014||Posted by Staff under Health|
The poor get blamed by the right, the rich get blamed by the left, but neither push the geonomics that works.
|February 26, 2014||Posted by Staff under Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
A movie producer twists the arm of a US governor who’s already buckled under once. Will politicians do so again?