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23 10, 2015
  • 3D Widgets

Wonderful Widgets: 3 D Printing

By |October 23rd, 2015|Current News Articles|0 Comments

Sept. 05, 2015 | from the Economist
MANUFACTURING revolves around components. These come in all shapes and sizes, but some are starting to look surprisingly different—elegant, even. That […]

23 10, 2015
  • Edit DNA

Editing DNA CRISPR

By |October 23rd, 2015|Current News Articles|0 Comments

Oct. 05, 2015| from the Economist

A FEW years ago, molecular biologists made a breakthrough. By borrowing an antiviral mechanism called CRISPR-Cas9 from bacteria, they created an easy […]

23 10, 2015
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Agricultural commodity markets

By |October 23rd, 2015|Current News Articles|0 Comments

Oct. 23, 2015 | from the Economist
THE prices of staple crops, like those of other commodities, are falling fast. In August they reached their lowest level for […]

29 09, 2015
  • Hurricane

Gas Prices rise due to Tropical Storm Isaac

By |September 29th, 2015|Current News Videos|0 Comments

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29 09, 2015
  • Origin

Free Exchange : The Origins of Spices

By |September 29th, 2015|Current News Articles|0 Comments

Aug 18th 2011 | from The Economist
Theories on where money comes from say something about where the dollar and euro will go…
MONEY is perhaps the most basic building-block […]

29 09, 2015

The Great Depression Myth

By |September 29th, 2015|Academic Videos, Influential Economists|0 Comments

Here is a video of Milton Friedman explaining the cause of the Great depression.

29 09, 2015
  • Manufacturing

A New Manufacturing Technology will Change the World

By |September 29th, 2015|Current News Articles|0 Comments

Feb 10th 2011 | from The Economist
“THE industrial revolution of the late 18th century made possible the mass production of goods, thereby creating economies of scale which changed […]

28 09, 2015
  • Jobless-Recovery

America’s Jobless Recovery : The Big Picture

By |September 28th, 2015|Current News Articles|0 Comments

From The Economist (full acticle)
“ALL eyes focused on the homepage of the Bureau of Labour Statistics this morning, in anticipation of the latest release of America’s most […]

27 09, 2015
  • Milton

Milton Freidman on Greed

By |September 27th, 2015|Academic Videos, Influential Economists|0 Comments

Milton Friedman addresses the issue of the role of greed in society.