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Product‐level estimates of exchange rate pass‐through: Evidence from Turkey

17 hours ago   |   The World Economy

Abstract We estimate the export and import pass‐through rates using product‐level data from Turkey. We find that the Turkish lira exchange rate changes are mostly passed on to...
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The Meat of the Matter: Diet, Climate, and the Steady State Economy

The Meat of the Matter: Diet, Climate, and the Steady State Economy

19 hours ago   |   Steady State

By Haley Demircan The saying “you are what you eat” is clearly true to a great extent, but there's more to the story. The food we consume not only affects our being directly...
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Oregon's Proposed Tax Hike On Beer, Wine And Cider Threatens To Kick An Industry While It's Down

20 hours ago   |   Forbes

The state's health authority says it needs the money to fund mental health services during COVID and beyond
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Two murder hornet queens captured in Washington state

Two murder hornet queens captured in Washington state

1 day ago   |   New York Post

Scientists in Washington state have captured two murder hornet queens - just days after destroying the first nest found in the United States, officials said. Entomologists with...
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Slow Use of Pandemic Funds Weighs on Philippines Growth Outlook

2 days ago   |   Bloomberg

The slow deployment of pandemic relief funds in the Philippines is coming under scrutiny as delays risk impeding recovery for one of Asia's worst-hit economies.
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A government home loan is a mortgage backed by a federal agency, and it's a little easier to get

A government home loan is a mortgage backed by a federal agency, and it's a little easier to get

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Unlike a conventional mortgage, a government mortgage is backed by a government agency. There are three main types of government-backed loans: VA, USDA...
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Trump's Trade Wars Have Made Bad Agriculture Policies Worse

Trump's Trade Wars Have Made Bad Agriculture Policies Worse

3 days ago   |   Foreign Policy

From suffering U.S. farmers to the pain inflicted on the developing world, everything about U.S. agriculture policy is dysfunctional. The next administration can do better.
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Scientists remove 98 'murder hornets' in Washington state

Scientists remove 98 'murder hornets' in Washington state

3 days ago   |   WCVB

Workers from the state Department of Agriculture managed to destroy the first nest of so-called murder hornets discovered in the U.S. without suffering any stings or other...
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‘Europe is united': French minister urges EU leaders to adopt measures against Turkey at next summit

‘Europe is united': French minister urges EU leaders to adopt measures against Turkey at next summit

3 days ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

France's trade minister has called on the EU to adopt formal measures against Ankara at its next summit, after the Turkish leader questioned the French president's mental...
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Scientists remove 98 'murder hornets' in Washington state

Scientists remove 98 'murder hornets' in Washington state

4 days ago   |   WGN TV

SPOKANE, Wash. - Workers from the state Department of Agriculture managed to destroy the first nest of so-called murder hornets discovered in the U.S. without suffering any...
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Sean Connery, iconic James Bond actor, dies aged 90

Sean Connery, iconic James Bond actor, dies aged 90

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Florida wildlife officials captured a 10-foot-long python that had found its...

Florida wildlife officials captured a 10-foot-long python that had found its way into a Ford Mustang

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Russia promises ‘necessary' assistance to Yerevan if Nagorno-Karabakh...

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