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Oil Prices 'Dangerous' for Global Economy

Oil Prices 'Dangerous' for Global Economy

A recent analysis of oil prices by the International Energy Agency revealed dismal data and concluded that oil prices are 'dangerous' for the global economy. The lead energy watchdog group found that oil costs for over 34 countries belonging to the Organization for Economic Co-Operation and...

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Apple Posts Record Earnings

For a time in our countries economy when down revenues are the norm and layoffs are all to common there is one company that continues to surge and surge on it did last Quarter. Apple posted record earnings. "Apple reported on Tuesday third-quarter earnings higher than analysts had expected, but...

21 Most Recession & Depression-Proof Jobs

21 Most Recession & Depression-Proof Jobs

The time has come (the Walrus said) to stop being pacified by safe, soft-pedaled words like ‘recession,’ ‘slump’ or ‘dip in the market.‘ Let’s face the facts, folks: Times are hard; money’s tight. The price of everything from gas to grapes skyrockets,...

50 Best Bill Clinton Quotes

50 Best Bill Clinton Quotes

William "Bill" Clinton was the 42nd President of The United States. Clinton was born William Jefferson Blythe III on August 19, 1946 in Hope, Arkansas to William Jefferson Blythe, Jr., and Virginia Dell Cassidy. When Clinton was three months old, Clinton's grandparents, Eldridge and Edith Cassidy,...

100 Best Barack Obama Quotes

100 Best Barack Obama Quotes

Barack Hussein Obama II is the 44th and present President of the United States. Born on August 4, 1961 in Honolulu, Hawaii, to Ann Dunham and Barack Obama, Sr., Obama spent his childhood in Witchita, Kansas. Obama's parents separated when he was a toddler at the age of two, and later divorced....

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What Is Economics?

The study of the production, distribution and consumption of both goods and services is called economics. What economists do is to try to understand the economy and how it responds to the many factors that would influence it. The concept of modern economics started in 1776. This was the year Adam...

10 Signs the World Has Gone Mad

10 Signs the World Has Gone Mad

Societies across the globe are facing the dire consequence that life as we know it is clambering to chaos. Worldwide infrastructures are crumbling, popular culture has become the baseline for values, and dysfunctional governments are now controlling the world. Here are 10 Signs The World Has Gone...

World Oil Supply Is Headed for Doomsday

World Oil Supply Is Headed for Doomsday

Just as the global economy is starting to slowly inch forward again, it could all come crashing down as energy supplies could begin to dwindle. A leading energy expert is claiming that we are well passed peak oil, and headed towards a major energy crisis that will effect the economy in negative...

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What Is Keynesian Economics?

Keynesian Economics is a theory put forth by the British economist, John Maynard Keynes. It was used to analyze the Great Depression and was influential in the decision of the United States government to enforce interventionist economic policies. According to Keyes, a healthy economy encourages...

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Gulf Oil Spill Worsens, Obama Falters

The Gulf Oil Spill worsens as Obama falters during his first Oval Office Address.  Since an April 20, 2010 explosion at an oil platform leased by BP, an estimated 210,000 gallons or more of crude oil have spewed into the Gulf of Mexico daily.   On the fifty sixth day since the leak began,...