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Minimizing COVID‐19 Transmission Cases: Do Policies and Institutions Matter?

1 hour ago   |   The World Economy

Abstract This paper examines the effects of institutional factors and government policy responses on COVID-19 infection cases. It applies the Random Effects and GMM estimation...
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Unlock the college financial aid you need starting Oct. 1

Unlock the college financial aid you need starting Oct. 1

16 hours ago   |   WGN TV

Despite the headlines, college is still the surest path toward better lifelong earnings. But a degree is far more likely to pay off if you haven't borrowed a small fortune to...
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Elon Musk debuts humanoid Tesla robot to cheering crowd but AI experts aren't impressed: ‘Next level cringeworthy'

19 hours ago   |   Fortune

“None of this is cutting edge,” tweeted one robotics expert, suggesting Tesla "hire some PhDs and go to some robotics conferences."
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Top 5 stories of the week

Top 5 stories of the week

19 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

We know you're busy and may not have time to check out VentureBeat every day, so each week we offer this look at the most popular stories of the week. Here are the most popular...
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For a limited time, Chase cardholders can redeem points for Apple products through Ultimate Rewards with up to a 50% bonus

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Insider's experts choose the best products and services to help make smart decisions with your money. In some cases, we receive a commission from our our partners , however...
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Your 'character' affects whether you can get a loan for a house, car, or business. Here's what that actually means

20 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Insider's experts choose the best products and services to help make smart decisions with your money. In some cases, we receive a commission from our our partners , however...
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Following my mother's scrupulous saving philosophy ended up costing me money, so I've developed my own approach

21 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Insider's experts choose the best products and services to help make smart decisions with your money. In some cases, we receive a commission from our our partners , however...
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Today's mortgage and refinance rates: October 1, 2022 | Rates increase this week

22 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Insider's experts choose the best products and services to help make smart decisions with your money. In some cases, we receive a commission from our our partners , however...
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Elon Musk touted the 'importance' of Tesla being a publicly traded company just 4 years after trying to take it private with his 'funding secured' tweet

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Andrew Kelly/Reuters At Tesla's AI Day event, Elon Musk touted the benefits of Tesla being a publicly traded company. Musk seems to have changed his stance since tweeting that...
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Elon Musk said Tesla's AI robot Optimus will eventually 'cost less than a car' and could lead to a 'future with no poverty'

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Tesla's Optimus demo video at AI Day 2022 Tesla AI Day 2022 Elon Musk said that Tesla's AI bot, which debuted at the company's AI Day, could have widespread ramifications on...
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This 'magic' mushroom dispensary in Florida is selling psychedelics and...

Carlos Hermida has started to sell mushrooms after building up his hemp dispensary over four years. Carlos Hermida A hemp dispensary in Florida has started selling "magic... Read more ...

Courtyard By Marriott Launches Football Contests For Thanksgiving And Super...

Courtyard by Marriott, one of the 30 Marriott Bonvoy brands and the official hotel of the NFL, is launching two fall contests with some exciting prizes for sports fans. If... Read more ...

A woman sued McDonald's for $13 million, accusing staff at an Alabama...

Sherry Head has filed a $13 million lawsuit against McDonald's. Matthias Balk/Getty Images A woman claims a McDonald's outlet in Alabama served her coffee containing a "harmful... Read more ...

Philippine Billionaire Ayala, Gokongwei Families To Merge Banking Units

Bank of Philippine Islands -controlled by the country's oldest conglomerate, Ayala Corp.-has agreed to merge with the Gokongwei Group's Robinsons Bank in a deal that would... Read more ...

Do Imports of Intermediate Inputs Generate Higher Productivity? Evidence...

Abstract This paper examines the causal effect of importing on firm productivity. We use an augmented Cobb-Douglas production function in which the static and dynamic effects... Read more ...

Minimizing COVID‐19 Transmission Cases: Do Policies and Institutions Matter?

Abstract This paper examines the effects of institutional factors and government policy responses on COVID-19 infection cases. It applies the Random Effects and GMM estimation... Read more ...

Mary Trump believes her uncle will 'take revenge' on DeSantis if he ever...

Ron DeSantis and Donald Trump. Joe Raedle/Getty Images; Spencer Platt/Getty Images Historian Ruth Ben-Ghiat said Donald Trump could seek revenge on Ron DeSantis. DeSantis is... Read more ...

Thousands of German stores on brink of closure - Spiegel

Thousands of German stores on brink of closure - Spiegel

Energy costs in the country have increased by nearly 150% since the beginning of the year Over 15,000 German stores are facing bankruptcy due to soaring energy costs, Der... Read more ...

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Allies aim for risky Russian oil price cap as winter nears

WASHINGTON - U.S. officials celebrated in early September when top allies agreed to back an audacious, never-before-tried plan to clamp down on Vladimir Putin's access to cash... Read more ...