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A ‘very credible’ new study on Seattle’s $15 minimum wage has bad news for liberals – The Washington Post

June 26th, 2017 No comments
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Rigged. Forced into debt. Worked past exhaustion. Left with nothing. – USA TODAY

June 22nd, 2017 No comments
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Five options for the Penguins to solve their Marc-Andre Fleury expansion draft dilemma – The Washington Post

June 12th, 2017 No comments
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Coal in the Trump age: Industry has a pulse, but prospects for jobs are weak – The Washington Post

June 9th, 2017 No comments

Public-Private Partnerships Are Popular, But Are They Practical?

June 2nd, 2017 No comments

Public-private partnerships have become a trendy way to finance transportation projects. But there are big questions to ask before entering into a P3.

Source: Public-Private Partnerships Are Popular, But Are They Practical?

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One way to battle future flooding: stop building on flood plains, say experts – Politics – CBC News

May 10th, 2017 No comments

As the battle to protect homes from flooding continues across the country, questions are being asked about whether it’s time to reconsider regulations that allow developers to build on flood plains.

Source: One way to battle future flooding: stop building on flood plains, say experts – Politics – CBC News

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Alevo, The Other Energy Storage Gigafactory, Begins To Stir

April 25th, 2017 1 comment
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Peter Navarro isn’t a China expert – Business Insider

April 22nd, 2017 No comments

Peter Navarro doesn’t speak Chinese, and has scant in-country experience. Should that matter?

Source: Peter Navarro isn’t a China expert – Business Insider

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Is American Retail at a Historic Tipping Point? – NYTimes.com

April 16th, 2017 No comments
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The Conversation About Basic Income is a Mess. Here’s How to Make Sense of It. | naked capitalism

April 8th, 2017 No comments

Certain interest groups are advocating a basic income for very different reasons, and that in turn lead to different policy proposals.

Source: The Conversation About Basic Income is a Mess. Here’s How to Make Sense of It. | naked capitalism

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