Economy

Brexit Has Already Cost the U.K. More than Its EU Budget Payments, Study Shows

2 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

The damage to the U.K. economy caused by the vote to leave the European Union two years ago already exceeds the size of the budget contributions Britain will be able to claw...
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BRT Launches CEO-led and Community Partnerships to Strengthen U.S. Workforce

2 hours ago   |   Business Roundtable

Business Leaders Create Regional Networks to Meet Changing Skills Needs and Expand Quality Job Opportunities Washington - Business Roundtable today launched the Workforce...
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Guess What Trudeau Said About Growth?

Guess What Trudeau Said About Growth?

3 hours ago   |   Steady State

By James Magnus-Johnston In an appeal to Mr. Trudeau's philosophical musings, I've written a letter to him listing five ways Canada can foster a better, more sustainable...
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No Mere Resolution: The Vermont Legislature and the Steady State Economy

No Mere Resolution: The Vermont Legislature and the Steady State Economy

3 hours ago   |   Steady State

By Brian Czech Here's a day to remember: May 6, 2016. That's the day when, late in the afternoon, the Legislature of the State of Vermont passed H.C.R. 412 , “House Concurrent...
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Thankful to be Back in the Steady-State Saddle

3 hours ago   |   Steady State

By Brian Czech One thing about American holidays - there's no mincing of words. Thanksgiving Day is as self-explanatory as it gets. And from where I write, it happens to be...
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Nature Needs Half - And Twice the Steady Statesmanship

Nature Needs Half - And Twice the Steady Statesmanship

3 hours ago   |   Steady State

Brian Czech, brianczech steadystate.org, 1/8/2018 WE NEED NATURE. NATURE NEEDS HALF. ERGO, WE NEED NATURE TO GET HALF. Half of what? The planet. That's the essence of E.O...
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Farewell to FWS - Goodbye to Gag Orders

3 hours ago   |   Steady State

Brian Czech, Arlington, Virginia Open letter to FWS, sent directly to FWS employees on February 7, 2018. Friends, colleagues, and past FWS co-workers, I once considered the...
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Where Does Inflation Hide?

Where Does Inflation Hide?

3 hours ago   |   Steady State

By Herman Daly, CASSE Economist Emeritus - February 20, 2018 The talking heads on the media explain the recent fall in the stock market as follows: A fall in unemployment leads...
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Trump declares NKorea still poses ‘extraordinary threat'

10 hours ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump declared Friday that North Korea still poses an “extraordinary threat” to the United States. In an executive order, the president extended...
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The Caribbean Immigrants Who Transformed Britain

12 hours ago   |   The New Republic

Seventy years ago today-June 22, 1948-a passenger ship carrying 492 Jamaican immigrants arrived in Essex, London. The Empire Windrush was the first of many ships to come, as...
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Multiple cars engulfed in fire in Carowinds parking lot

Multiple cars engulfed in fire in Carowinds parking lot

Multiple cars were burned after a large fire started in the Carowinds parking lot Friday afternoon. Read more ...

NHL Draft 2018: Sabres select defenseman Rasmus Dahlin with No. 1 pick

NHL Draft 2018: Sabres select defenseman Rasmus Dahlin with No. 1 pick

Dahlin is just the 15th ever defenseman to be picked in the draft's top spot. Read more ...

6 pitchers combine on 5-hitter, Rays beat Yankees 2-1

6 pitchers combine on 5-hitter, Rays beat Yankees 2-1

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - The high-powered New York Yankees were stymied by Tampa Bay's relievers. Read more ...

GOP to go ahead with immigration vote despite Trump's criticism

GOP to go ahead with immigration vote despite Trump's criticism

For the second time in two days, President Trump told Republican House lawmakers on Friday that voting on an immigration bill was a waste of time - but the GOP leadership... Read more ...

NHL Draft 2018: Capitals trade Philipp Grubauer, Brooks Orpik to Avalanche...

NHL Draft 2018: Capitals trade Philipp Grubauer, Brooks Orpik to Avalanche for 47th pick

The trade helps Washington clear cap space as it attempts to re-sign John Carlson, who tallied 68 points for the Capitals last season. Read more ...

Islanders have first two draft picks of the Lou Lamoriello era

Islanders have first two draft picks of the Lou Lamoriello era

The Islanders grabbed two of the top names left on the board when their pair of picks came up in the draft Friday. With the No. 11 pick, they took right winger Oliver Wahlstrom... Read more ...

Mexican airline offers to reunite immigrant families for free

Mexican airline offers to reunite immigrant families for free

A Mexican airline is offering free flights for families who get separated by President Trump's “zero tolerance” immigration policy. “It hurts us to see these children without... Read more ...

American With a Cellphone? This Ruling Affects You

American With a Cellphone? This Ruling Affects You

It's being described as a landmark decision in favor of privacy: The Supreme Court ruled Friday that the government in most cases needs a warrant to track a person's location... Read more ...

Bryce Harper will participate in Home Run Derby if he makes All-Star team...

Bryce Harper will participate in Home Run Derby if he makes All-Star team, report says

Harper, a five-time All-Star, is hitting .213 with 19 home runs and 45 RBIs this season. Read more ...

Xhaka and Shaqiri score for Swiss, make Albanian symbol

Xhaka and Shaqiri score for Swiss, make Albanian symbol

KALININGRAD, Russia - Albania's national flag was at the center of Switzerland's 2-1 victory over Serbia on Friday at the World Cup. Read more ...