Rssfeed
   
 
 
Hot All Scans Year + Economics + Scan Type  
New
 
Business_work

U.S. e-commerce comeback seen by 2010

(http://www.reuters.com) - scanned by: butterscotch over 5 years ago
E-commerce in the United States is expected to climb back to last year's levels by 2010 after experiencing slowing growth in 2009 due to the recession, a research group said on Monday. More>>>
Login Login
Type:  |  Also: , |
  Tags
ecommerce, onlineretail

Limit Bailout CEO Pay to U.S. President's Salary

(http://endoftheamericancentury....) - scanned by: DSMason over 5 years ago
The big financial and auto companies are receiving tens of billions of dollars in taxpayer bailouts. But the CEOs of those companies are raking in tens of millions of dollars in executive compensation. A proposal to limit those CEO packages unti... More>>>
Login Login
Type:  |  Also: |
  Tags
no tags
Relationships_sex
G
e
n
e
r
a
l

Recent Family Murder-suicides Only 'The Tip Of ...

(http://www.sciencedaily.com) - scanned by: Jeff Hilford over 5 years ago
"The economic situation also portends a significant increase in other forms of family violence, including spousal and child abuse, child neglect and other forms of dysfunctional behavior like substance abuse," More>>>
Login Login
Type:  |  Also: , |
  Tags
relationships, families, stress, murder, suicide, abuse, downturn
Business_work

Gates predicts four-year downturn

(http://news.bbc.co.uk) - scanned by: Jeff Hilford over 5 years ago
Microsoft founder Bill Gates has told the BBC that it could take as much as four years for economies in trouble to return to positive growth. More>>>
Login Login
Type:  |  Also: , |
  Tags
billgates, deprecession, recession, globalmeltdown, slowdown, jobs, economy, downturn

Iowa's green energy policy struggle

(http://news.bbc.co.uk) - scanned by: Adam Cutsinger over 5 years ago
Iowa hopes that wind energy will deliver more than just electricity - and that investment in wind technology will help to transform towns depressed by unemployment. More>>>
Login Login
Type:  |  Also: , , |
  Tags
alternative, energy, fuels, policy, environmental, solutions, global, warming, climate, change, sustainable, renewable, wind, windmills, turbines, iowa, economy

Post consumerism

(http://www.matthewtaylorsblog.com) - scanned by: Adam Cutsinger over 5 years ago
There is a growing willingness to assert that well-being, as distinct from material success, is the aim of life. More>>>
Login Login
Type:  |  Also: , |
  Tags
future, post, consumerism, prediction, human, development, wealth, contentmennt, poor, climate, change, rising, prices, economic, stagnation, concatenation, cultural, turning, point, government, anticapitalist, conspicuous, consumption, jules, peck, campaign, magazine, sustainable, design, urban, self, sufficiency, manufacturers, upgradeability, anticonsumerist, vegetarian, john, cooper, clark, consumer, capitalism
Business_work

I.B.M. Tops Forecasts and Expects a Good 2009

(http://www.nytimes.com) - scanned by: Alvis Brigis over 5 years ago
I.B.M. reported a solid 12 percent gain in quarterly profits on Tuesday, bucking the trend of steep declines for many technology companies amid the economic downturn. Its strong performance in the fourth quarter, analysts say, mainly points to ... More>>>
Login Login
Type:  |  Also: |
  Tags
ibm, earnings, economy
B
e
y
o
n
d

[Video] The Crash Course - An Open Look at the ...

(http://www.memebox.com) - posted by: Garry Golden over 5 years ago
Chris Martenson has created a series of videos called The Crash Course 'to provide you with a baseline understanding of the economy so that you can better appreciate the risks that we all face.' Martenson shows how important it is for us to under... More>>>
Login Login
Type:  |  Also: , |
  Tags
economics, business, govertment, collapse

Krugman: Wall Street Voodoo

(http://www.nytimes.com) - scanned by: Alvis Brigis over 5 years ago
Recent news reports suggest that many influential people, including Federal Reserve officials, bank regulators, and, possibly, members of the incoming Obama administration, have become devotees of a new kind of voodoo: the belief that by performin... More>>>
Login Login
Type:  |  Also: , , |
  Tags
krugman, nytimes, paulkrugman, bailout, bank, banks, banking
G
e
n
e
r
a
l

Huge Rise In Male Mortality Coincided With Move...

(http://www.sciencedaily.com) - scanned by: Bora over 5 years ago
Countries seeking to make massive changes in the way their economies are run, for example by privatising formerly state-run sectors, must take into account the potential impact of such changes on people's health, experts warn. More>>>
Login Login
Type:  |  Also: , |
  Tags
no tags
Business_work

Open source trading platform could be a win for...

(http://arstechnica.com) - scanned by: Jeff Hilford over 5 years ago
A software startup called Marketcetera hopes to open higher levels of the finance industry infrastructure with a new, open source platform for building automated trading systems. More>>>
Login Login
Type:  |  Also: , |
  Tags
finance, financeindustry, platform, opensource, linux, wallstreet, trading, recession, collapse
B
e
y
o
n
d

Trying to prevent Peak Phosphorus

(http://www.cleantechblog.com) - scanned by: Garry Golden over 5 years ago
'Peak' is the new black. Things will have to change to avoid 'peak' resources in several categories as the global economy sucks up resources to support 9 billion people by 2050. The latest scenario- peak phosphorus in 50 years? More>>>
Login Login
Type:  |  Also: , |
  Tags
peak, peakoil, resources, economics