Posts Tagged by Suicide
|August 13, 2014||Posted by Staff under Health|
Lonely Robin Williams wasn’t alone in his demographic. Suicide is the 4th leading cause of death in the US, way above homicide.
|April 18, 2014||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Environmental, Health|
Breathing bad air, despite getting better in some places, may be worse than you have ever imagined.
|February 1, 2014||Posted by Staff under Financial, Health|
How high is the suicide rate among wealthy, powerful, and prominent bankers? It’s up there, making foul play unlikely.
|June 14, 2012||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under The Geonomist Blog|
Some of my friends (not a scientific sample) joined the military because they could not find work, never mind start a business. Some of them reenlisted because when their time was up, the economy was still bad. So they chose […]
|June 14, 2012||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under War / Peace|
More soldiers are killed by their own hand than by an enemy, saying something about war, human nature, and government priorities. The soldier suicide rate has reached its highest in ten years of war. While soldiers with multiple combat tours […]
|April 23, 2009||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Massive black money economy cripples nation 1,500 Indian Farmers Commit Mass Suicide India is a nation of huge winners and miserable losers. We trim, blend, and append two 2009 articles from (1) AlterNet, posted Apr 16, on suicide by Tara […]
|May 25, 2004||Posted by Fred Foldvary under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Editorial The Economics of Suicide Bombing by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor Can we apply economic theory to suicide bombers? Yes, because every human act is economic. Those who become suicide bombers make a choice, which involves costs and benefits, […]