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....Rodrik pointed to a belated emphasis, both among political figures and economists, on the necessity of compensating those displaced by globalisation with retraining and more robust welfare states. But pro-free-traders had a history of cutting compensation: Bill Clinton passed Nafta, but failed to expand safety nets. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....Economists work best when they take the stories we have given them, and advise us on how we can help them to come true. For decades, neoliberal evangelists replied to such objections by saying it was incumbent on us all to adapt to the model, which was held to be immutable – one recalls Bill Clinton’s depiction of neoliberal globalisation, for instance, as a “force of nature”. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....Between the election and now, we have seen a narrowing and lessening of expectations regarding bank reforms. In Congress, meanwhile, Democrats and some Republicans, among them senators Elizabeth Warren and John McCain, are looking for ways to revive a version of the Glass-Steagall Act, the 80-year-old statute that kept investment banking and consumer lending separate until it was scrapped under Bill Clinton in 1999. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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How economics became a religion | John Rapley image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 11th of July 2017 05:00:01 AM
....Economists work best when they take the stories we have given them, and advise us on how we can help them to come true. For decades, neoliberal evangelists replied to such objections by saying it was incumbent on us all to adapt to the model, which was held to be immutable – one recalls Bill Clinton’s depiction of neoliberal globalisation, for instance, as a “force of nature”. ...
Trump could use alternate routes to roll back bank reforms image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 25th of June 2017 11:00:28 AM
....Between the election and now, we have seen a narrowing and lessening of expectations regarding bank reforms. In Congress, meanwhile, Democrats and some Republicans, among them senators Elizabeth Warren and John McCain, are looking for ways to revive a version of the Glass-Steagall Act, the 80-year-old statute that kept investment banking and consumer lending separate until it was scrapped under Bill Clinton in 1999. ...
How to respond to Trump's America | Joseph Stiglitz image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 2nd of June 2017 01:29:00 PM
.... It is time for action. • Joseph E Stiglitz is a Nobel prizewinner in economics, professor at Columbia University, a former senior vice-president and chief economist of the World Bank, and one-time chair of the US president’s council of economic advisers under Bill Clinton. ...
Why help to buy is no help at all to the economy | Jeffrey Frankel image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 30th of May 2017 09:54:25 AM
.... When did that loss of faith happen? Wasn’t it when the economy was hit by a housing and financial crisis, which economists were supposed to predict?. • Jeffrey Frankel is a professor at Harvard University’s Kennedy school of government and served as a member of Bill Clinton’s council of economic advisers. ...
More tofu? Supermarkets flesh out their vegan credentials as clean eating grows image
....How about slapping an avocado and peanut burger on the barbecue this weekend?. If you’re sticking with steaks, you are missing a trend in which rising numbers of Brits are joining famous names such as Jeremy Corbyn, former president Bill Clinton and Brad Pitt – and choosing to go meat-free. ...
Donald Trump to stick with Nafta free trade pact – for now image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 27th of April 2017 03:51:09 AM
....However, the statement added “the leaders agreed to proceed swiftly, according to their required internal procedures, to enable the renegotiation of the Nafta deal to the benefit of all three countries”. The news came after reports on Wednesday that Trump was planning to sign an executive order that would trigger the process for the United States to withdraw from the deal, which was negotiated by the George HW Bush and enacted by Bill Clinton in 1994. ...
Barack Obama to be paid $400,000 for speech at Cantor Fitzgerald event image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of April 2017 09:28:37 AM
....However, Obama is joining a long line of former senior politicians to be paid for speeches. Bill Clinton was reportedly paid $750,000 for a speech in Hong Kong to the telecoms company Ericsson. ...
Can Donald Trump better renegotiate Nafta? Yes, by bringing back TPP image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 25th of April 2017 08:44:58 AM
.... In truth, the best way to improve Nafta would be to return to what was agreed to in the TPP. • Jeffrey Frankel is a professor at Harvard University’s Kennedy school of government and served as a member of Bill Clinton’s council of economic advisers. ...
Putin's illiberal stagnation in Russia offers up a valuable lesson | Joseph Stiglitz image
.... But other countries’ violations of international law, such as Russia’s actions in Ukraine, cannot be normalised either. • Joseph Stiglitz is a Nobel prizewinner in economics, professor at Columbia University, a former senior vice-president and chief economist of the World Bank, and one-time chair of the US president’s council of economic advisers under Bill Clinton. ...
Trump is wrong to criticise Germany over trade – he should look closer to home image
....He should also consider that those alluring US financial products, which have so afflicted America’s export sector, have sometimes been pie in the sky rather than legitimate investment opportunities. Both Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton prompted brokers with their Community Reinvestment Act to help the US poor achieve home ownership by means of generous loans, even though it was clear from the outset that many of these borrowers would never be able to repay the money. ...
Donald Trump, the master of unreality, must be resisted at every turn | Joseph Stiglitz image
.... One of the main challenges in this new era will be to remain vigilant and, whenever and wherever necessary, to resist. • Joseph Stiglitz is a Nobel prizewinner in economics, professor at Columbia University, a former senior vice-president and chief economist of the World Bank, and one-time chair of the US president’s council of economic advisers under Bill Clinton. ...
Instead of draining the swamp, Trump has become Wall Street’s best buddy | Will Hutton image
.... Goldman Sachs had “total control” of her; she was in thrall to a “global power structure that is responsible for the economic decisions that have robbed our working class, stripped our country of its wealth and put that money into the pockets of a handful of large corporations and political entities”. Trump would drain the swamp, he claimed, and reinstate a “21st-century” version of the law separating main street banking from Wall Street – Roosevelt’s Glass-Steagall Act – which was scrapped by President Bill Clinton, in one of his worst decisions. ...
How Xi Jinping's global ambitions could thrive as Trump turns inward image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 10th of February 2017 12:25:10 PM
....Susan Shirk, head of the 21st Century China Center at the University of California, San Diego, said she was delighted Xi’s China was stepping up as a dependable multilateral player just as Trump’s US seemed to be abdicating that role. “Let’s lavish praise on them … I think it was super-smart of Xi Jinping to go to Davos and give the speech … More credit to him, really,” said Shirk, who was the US deputy assistant secretary of state under Bill Clinton. ...
Smoot and Hawley, the ghosts of tariffs past, haunt the White House image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 29th of January 2017 12:00:23 PM
.... And America has certainly taken a protectionist turn. Successful presidents including Barack Obama and Bill Clinton have campaigned on the perils of free trade only to drop the rhetoric once installed in the White House. ...
Globalisation once made the world go around. Is it about to grind to a halt? image
.... Countries must resist the temptation to retreat into harbour, the world leader said to a packed and admiring audience, but instead have the courage to swim in the vast ocean of the global market. This was the kind of paean to free trade that might have come from John F Kennedy, George W Bush or Bill Clinton – all occupants of the White House who saw it as the United States’s role to defend the open international trading system set up at the end of the second world war. ...
'The swamp is Goldman Sachs': how the bank is rewarded for putting profits over people image
.... Mnuchin, she points out, was his finance adviser the whole time. “There were more apparent Wall Street connections through Hillary Clinton because of the foundation, the speeches and because of Bill Clinton that were real,” she says, “but these are bipartisan relationships; Wall Street is a bipartisan opportunist. ...
Middle classes in crisis, IMF's Christine Lagarde tells Davos 2017 image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 18th of January 2017 11:51:21 AM
....Addressing his audience directly, Biden said the top 1% was not “pulling its weight” and urged that income tax be made more progressive. Larry Summers, the Harvard professor and former US Treasury secretary under Bill Clinton, questioned whether concern over income inequality really explained the crisis in the middle classes. ...
Trump is a conservative – but that won't stop him sending deficits soaring image
.... In 2012, at the height of the standoff between the Republican-controlled Congress and Democratic president Barack Obama over deficits and the national debt, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney proffered an economic plan that featured eye-popping deficits to finance tax cuts and higher military spending. On the other side of the spectrum, Democratic president Bill Clinton, during what most academic economists consider to have been an extremely successful presidency, actually put the government into surplus. ...
Army of staff descends on Davos to serve WEF super-rich image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 13th of January 2017 04:43:08 PM
.... The WEF organisers have taken control of 85% of the hotel’s rooms to host world leaders, business people and celebrities, who this year include Grammy award-winner Shakira and Jamie Oliver. Not even Kleber knows the identities of his guests due to security concerns, but he said in previous years that Bill Clinton, David Cameron, Ban Ki-moon and John Kerry stayed at the hotel. ...
My new year forecast: Trumpian uncertainty, and lots of it image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 9th of January 2017 11:59:13 AM
.... Still, as the world’s largest economy leads the way into uncharted political waters in 2017 and beyond, it would be foolhardy for a mere mortal to attempt a forecast, other than to state the obvious: the waters will almost certainly be choppy, and many – if not most – pundit ships will sink along the way. • Joseph Stiglitz is a nobel prizewinner in economics, university professor at Columbia University, a former senior vice-president and chief economist of the World Bank and chair of the US president’s council of economic advisers under Bill Clinton. ...
Obama's labour market report card: not bad, could have done better image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 6th of January 2017 03:17:51 PM
.... Europe is still struggling with weak banks burdened with non-performing loans. Would Hillary Clinton have won the 2016 presidential election had Obama’s labour market record been better? Perhaps, although it is worth pointing out that the much stronger jobs and wage growth under Bill Clinton failed to prevent Al Gore losing –admittedly controversially – in 2000. ...
Fed's rate hike signals a déjà vu for 2017 image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 23rd of December 2016 08:00:11 AM
.... His campaign browbeating of Yellen fell flat given this rate hike. Having chaired Bill Clinton’s council of economic advisers in the 1990s, she also happens to be his link to Clinton. ...
Rolls-Royce exploited US sanctions loopholes to trade with Iran image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of December 2016 10:30:15 AM
....US sanctions were first imposed after the Iranian revolution in 1979. In 1995, the then US president, Bill Clinton, signed into law tough measures specifically banning companies from dealing with Iran’s energy sector. ...
What the US economy doesn't need from Donald Trump | Joseph Stiglitz image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 19th of December 2016 11:19:56 AM
.... As bad as his administration will be for America’s economy and workers, its policies on climate change, human rights, the media, and ensuring peace and security are likely to be no less damaging for everyone else. •Joseph Stiglitz is a Nobel prizewinner, university professor at Columbia University, chief economist of the Roosevelt Institute, a former senior vice-president of the World Bank and chair of the US president’s Council of Economic Advisers under Bill Clinton. ...
Southern rail dispute reflects workers’ growing fears about rise of automation image
....There is plenty of American academic literature on the effects of automation, but only one study has taken a detailed look at wages over the last 30 years and appeared to show the effect on individuals’ living standards. Robert Shapiro, a former economic adviser to Bill Clinton who now runs the Sonecon consultancy in Washington, spent six months hacking his way through more than three decades of census data and found that the most profound impact on the wages of college-educated, middle-income groups arrived along with the internet at the turn of the century. ...
Think airlines can't make flying any worse? Think again | Dave Schilling image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 10th of December 2016 01:00:03 PM
....This might just be the most efficient way to revamp the entire airline industry. Bill Clinton used to say that he felt our pain. ...
Steve who? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 30th of November 2016 01:23:09 PM
....Here are five things you need to know about Steven Mnuchin. Steven Mnuchin will follow in the footsteps of fellow Goldman alumni Robert Rubin (under Bill Clinton) and Henry Paulson under (George W Bush) in the Treasury job. ...
World trade hangs in the balance as Trump prepares plan of action image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 26th of November 2016 04:00:35 PM
.... Overall, more than 18,000 tariffs would be affected, and though some will take more than 10 years to disappear, the result could be a new single market, similar to the European Union, with the current signatories comprising about 40% of the global economy. Nafta Opinion is divided over success of the North American Free Trade Agreement, a deal between Mexico, Canada and the US signed by Bill Clinton in 1994. ...
Joseph Stiglitz: what the US economy needs from Donald Trump image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 15th of November 2016 12:00:15 PM
.... Rather, the new rules will make the situation worse, excluding even more people from the American dream. • Joseph Stiglitz is a nobel prizewinner in economics, university professor at Columbia University, a former senior vice-president and chief economist of the World Bank and chair of the US president’s council of economic advisers under Bill Clinton. ...
Neoliberalism: the deep story that lies beneath Donald Trump’s triumph | George Monbiot image
.... But the real triumph of this network was not its capture of the right, but its colonisation of parties that once stood for everything Hayek detested. Bill Clinton and Tony Blair did not possess a narrative of their own. ...
As the election haze clears, Trump’s China conundrum will become clear | Jonathan Fenby image
.... We know that he accuses Beijing of being a currency manipulator and using America as a “piggy bank”. We know the person he endorses as “right on” about China, university professor Peter Navarro, sees war with the People’s Republic as “very likely”, argues that “Bill Clinton sold America down the Shanghai River”, and urges the US to fight China’s mercantilism by being tough on trade and taxing China’s exports. ...
How America's new president will affect the global economy image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of November 2016 04:36:23 PM
....America’s neighbour to the south has most to lose from the new Republican president. Trump’s message to blue-collar voters in the rust-belt states was that US manufacturing jobs have migrated across the Rio Grande as a result of the North American Free Trade Agreement signed by Bill Clinton in the early 1990s. ...
'We are owed more' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 2nd of November 2016 12:08:43 AM
....West Virginia used to be a stronghold for the Democratic Party, which could rely on the votes of union members. But the party hasn't won the state in a presidential election since Bill Clinton in 1996. ...
Money problems image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 26th of August 2016 01:28:28 AM
.... But how does this aid compare to income support programmes in other high-income countries?. Now known as Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), it became more flexible when President Bill Clinton signed a 1996 Republican-led bill overhauling the system. ...

Donald Trump pressured over tax returns as Clinton surges in swing states 
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 13th of August 2016 06:03:15 PM
....Speculation surrounding Mr Trump's taxes returned to the forefront of the election after Mrs Clinton released her latest annual return for 2015 last week. It showed she and husband Bill Clinton paid 30. ...

It's Left-Handers Day! Here's 13 facts about the wonderful left
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 12th of August 2016 11:01:00 PM
....W. Bush, Bill Clinton, and Barack Obama. ...

Barack Obama plays 300th round of golf as president
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 8th of August 2016 10:39:17 PM
.... Kennedy was estimated to have played off 14. Bill Clinton played off 10 while he was in office. ...
Money in the mattress image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 7th of August 2016 12:45:48 AM
....Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher famously said "sleep is for wimps," and ever since, a long line of successful politicians and business people have been giving the impression that she may have been right. Yahoo's boss, Marissa Mayer is said to sleep for just four hours - as did former President Bill Clinton before he suffered heart problems. ...

British donations to Christian charity World Vision were 'used to build a Hamas military base in Gaza'
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.... . The group has an annual budget of more than £2 billion and a roster of celebrity backers that includes Bill Clinton, Scarlett Johansson and Justin Bieber. ...

Hillary Clinton promises to heal America, but it's Trump who sets the agenda
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....Last week’s Democratic convention in Philadelphia displayed American liberalism in all its hyper-wealthy, incestuous glory. Chelsea Clinton was showcased as an heir apparent; Bill Clinton – the future First Gentleman – played with the balloons that fell from the ceiling. ...

Why is Hillary Clinton struggling against Donald Trump, and what will she do about it in the biggest speech of her career?
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....Mrs Clinton's challenge is not to be more like her opponent, though, but to make clear that she is more than just the latest establishment pick. A: Bill Clinton and Michelle Obama have made admirable attempts at humanising Mrs Clinton, and emphasising that she is a historic candidate who has spent her career fighting for the American people. ...

Barack Obama admits 'Donald Trump could win' as Hillary Clinton prepares to make history
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....". The effort to rebrand her image included an emotional convention speech by her husband, former president Bill Clinton, in which he gave a wistful, and sanitised, account of their marriage. ...

Bill Clinton: 'In the spring of 1971, I met a girl...'
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 27th of July 2016 05:42:07 AM
.... Mrs Clinton is viewed suspiciously by a majority of Americans - 68 per cent think she is dishonest - and few would trust her with their wallet, let alone the keys to the White House. But if anyone could pull it off, it was Bill Clinton. ...

Police union attacks Hillary Clinton for inviting Black Lives Matter speakers to convention
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....Mrs Clinton was seeking to draw a clear line on the issue of race between herself and Donald Trump, the Republican nominee, who has been critical of Black Lives Matter calling it "inherently racist". The mothers of Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, and Eric Garner, black men whose deaths in police incidents ignited the movement, were invited to speak on Tuesday night ahead of Bill Clinton. ...

Ruth Sherlock: Michelle Obama's speech was the evening's most powerful
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 26th of July 2016 06:54:45 AM
....Mrs Obama and Mrs Clinton are not known for being friends, and the two presidential couples rarely choose to spend time together. Barack Obama is said to have found Bill Clinton's company irritating. ...

Donald Trump takes poll lead on Hillary Clinton as Democratic National Convention gets off to chaotic start
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....As the convention was set to open, a new poll from CNN showed Donald Trump leading Mrs Clinton by 44 per cent to 39 per cent. Former President Bill Clinton is due to laud the abilities of his wife in a speech on Tuesday followed by a glowing endorsement from President Barack Obama on Wednesday setting out how she would secure his legacy. ...

Donald Trump is the perfect candidate for today's debased and wounded America
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.... America has lost nearly-one third of its manufacturing jobs since 1997, following the enactment of disastrous trade deals supported by Bill and Hillary Clinton.  Remember, it was Bill Clinton who signed NAFTA, one of the worst economic deals ever made by our country. ...

Donald Trump's Republican National Convention speech, in full
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 21st of July 2016 11:28:14 PM
.... America has lost nearly-one third of its manufacturing jobs since 1997, following the enactment of disastrous trade deals supported by Bill and Hillary Clinton. Remember, it was Bill Clinton who signed NAFTA, one of the worst economic deals ever made by our country. ...
US congress to put limits on ex-presidents' budgets image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 8th of July 2016 08:24:23 PM
....3m for George W. Bush and $950,000 for Bill Clinton both of which were mostly for office costs. ...
US capitalism in crisis while most Americans lose out image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 21st of May 2016 11:04:26 PM
.... In the US, interest rate deregulation under the Jimmy Carter administration, which was supported by a coalition of left and right political interests, led to the possibility of financial “innovations” such as the spliced and diced securities that blew up the world economy in 2008. Reagan era shifts allowed banks and corporations alike to become larger and more financialised, and further Bill Clinton era deregulation threw kerosene on the fire. ...
The new era of monopoly is here image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 13th of May 2016 01:15:11 PM
.... Indeed, in that case, the battle against entrenched power is not only a battle for democracy; it is also a battle for efficiency and shared prosperity. Joseph Stiglitz, is a Nobel-prizewinning economist, professor at Columbia University, former senior chief economist of the World Bank and chair of the council of economic advisers under Bill Clinton. ...
Trump and Clinton share Delaware tax 'loophole' address with 285,000 firms image
....Just eight days after stepping down as secretary of state in February 2013, Clinton registered ZFS Holdings LLC at CTC’s offices. Bill Clinton set up WJC LLC, a vehicle to collect his consultation fees, at the same address in 2008. ...
Is Wall Street a problem for Hillary Clinton? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 13th of April 2016 11:00:43 PM
Calling for equal pay, Hillary Clinton shares little about her own experience image
....While Clinton has spent most of her life in the public sector, she did at one point work as a lawyer in Arkansas. In fact, Clinton was the first female lawyer to be hired by Rose Law Firm in Little Rock, where she worked at the time when her husband and former US president Bill Clinton became the state’s attorney general. ...
Paul Flowers, former Co-op bank chief: ‘Don’t laugh too horribly, but I try to be a decent Christian person’ image
.... Not so, says Flower: “I’m a generous person so I lent him some money. But, a bit like Bill Clinton my dear, I did not have sex with that person. ...
What would it look like if Davos and Burning Man had a baby? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 9th of February 2016 04:49:26 PM
.... But it keeps growing and its range is impressive. Some 10,000 people, including Bill Clinton and Edward Snowden, have attended Summit events. ...
What's holding back the world economy? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 8th of February 2016 04:14:31 PM
....© Project Syndicate. •Joseph E Stiglitz is University Professor at Columbia University, a former senior vice-president and chief economist of the World Bank and chair of the US president’s Council of Economic Advisers under Bill Clinton. ...
Madeleine Albright: the cold war was a piece of cake compared with inequality image
....Tackling issues such as global inequality and the Syrian refugee crisis is difficult, former US secretary of state Madeleine Albright said on Sunday – even more difficult than fighting the cold war. Albright, who served as ambassador to the United Nations and was secretary of state under Bill Clinton, spoke as part of a panel at Wellesley College. ...
Instagram's Marne Levine: I feel a responsibility to pay it forward image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 29th of January 2016 12:01:02 PM
....”. Levine herself says she’s benefitted from mentoring during her illustrious career, which has involved roles such as vice president of global public policy at Facebook, working for Bill Clinton and the Obama administration, and chief of staff for Harvard University president Larry Summers (former US secretary of the treasury). ...
Big Pharma’s worst nightmare | Sarah Boseley image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 26th of January 2016 05:59:00 AM
.... The US government, which enjoyed very good relations with Big Pharma, wanted the Argentinians to implement the Trips intellectual property rights treaty and prevent generic copies of medicines being made. Jorge was rounding up anybody she could find who had ever been critical of Big Pharma, including an adviser to Bill Clinton in the White House, to speak at a conference in May, held by the Latin American pharmaceutical industry in San Carlos de Bariloche, in the snow-covered Andes. ...
Could a basic income solve the biggest challenge of the digital economy? | Andrew White image
.... The Democratic candidate in the 1972 US election, George McGovern, for example, proposed a “demogrant” of $1,000 a year for every American. Robert Reich, the labour secretary in Bill Clinton’s first presidential term, has also advocated a combination of minimum income, earnings insurance and a $60,000 nest egg for each citizen to cushion against the violent vicissitudes of the modern, global networked economy. ...
IMF demands EU debt relief for Greece before new bailout image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 21st of January 2016 07:27:56 PM
.... “My advice is, if we want to make Europe stronger we should implement what we agreed to implement. We can simply say, ‘implementation, stupid’,” Schäuble said, in a dig at the Greek leader echoing the catchphrase from Bill Clinton’s 1992 US election campaign. ...
Why do many Americans mistrust the Federal Reserve? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 15th of December 2015 12:31:49 AM
....President George HW Bush and Republican members of Congress criticised Mr Greenspan and the Fed for raising interest rate in 1994. President Bush even accused Mr Greenspan's policy of costing him the election against Bill Clinton. ...
Whoever wins the US presidency, the global economy will be the loser image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 14th of December 2015 04:33:21 PM
.... Wall Street in the 1930s. Bill Clinton’s mix of balanced budgets and welfare reform turned out to be pretty good for the US economy, although he was helped by easy money created by the dotcom bubble. ...
Cote boss: 'Every UK pub and restaurant owner would like a VAT cut’  image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 6th of December 2015 08:00:20 PM
.... . Past appointments have included executive chef at The Wolseley and working as a sous chef at the Kennedy Centre in Washington DC, where he helped to orchestrate Bill Clinton’s inauguration dinner for 2,000 guests. ...
VIDEO: Building a jewellery business in SA image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 13th of November 2015 02:43:09 PM
.... . Her passion is jewellery design and she makes bespoke earrings, pendants and tie pins for celebrities from Bill Clinton to Venus and Serena Williams. ...
Clinton takes aim at Wall Street abuse image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 8th of October 2015 08:41:34 PM
....However, Mrs Clinton stopped short of calling for the reinstatement of the Glass Steagall Act - a law that separated high street banks from investment banks - saying she prefers "a different way". Glass Steagall was repealed by her husband Bill Clinton during his Presidency. ...
Marks & Spencer to sell Aquacai 'pure water' in outlets image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 4th of October 2015 05:08:00 PM
.... . Fans of the Panamanian drink are said to include former US president Bill Clinton and singer Katy Perry. ...
Glencore's turbulent history: a timeline image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 28th of September 2015 11:55:01 AM
.... After a management buyout, Marc Rich & Co is renamed Glencore. 2001: Bill Clinton controversially pardons Rich during the final hours of his presidency. ...

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