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    2017 Nobel Prize in Economics awarded to Richard Thaler

    The Nobel Prize for Economics, the most prestigious prize in the field, has been awarded this year to American economist Richard Thaler. The prize, fully titled The Sveriges Riksba...

    Oct 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 6 days ago

    Conference Testimonials - Charles Kalinzi from Uganda

    Spain

    INOMICS supports young researchers in attending conferences with a €500 grant Hear their perspectives on how they used the grant and what advice they have to give other academic...

    Oct 10, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 5 hours ago

    Forecast errors compared

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 3 hours ago

    Monetary Policy: The Fed Claims to Be Independent. That’s Mostly a Myth.

    History shows that the central bank needs to maintain broad political and public support, or risk having its autonomy curbed by Congress and the president....

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 10 hours ago

    The Demonization of Gluten

    United States

    Celiac disease is thought to affect roughly one percent of the population. The good news: it can be treated by quitting gluten. The bad news: many celiac patients haven’t been diag...

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Links for 10-19-17

    Oil Price Pass-Through into Core Inflation - FRB A Stock Market Panic Like 1987 Could Happen Again - Robert Shiller How Ill a Wind? Hurricanes' Impacts on Employment and Earni...

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 4 hours ago

    Incoming Data Supportive of December Rate Hike

    Tim Duy: Incoming Data Supportive of December Rate Hike: If we ignore inflation, then nothing is really standing in the way of a rate hike in December. Of course, given that arguab...

    Oct 20, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Links for 10-18-17

    United Kingdom

    Will Republican economists associate with Hassett’s analysis? - Larry Summers Why the Trade Deficit Matters, and What Trump Can Do About It - NYTimes Intellectual Property for the ...

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 4 hours ago

    Public Health: Trump’s Attack on Insurer ‘Gravy Train’ Could Actually Help a Lot of Consumers

    United States

    State regulators and insurers have found a way to funnel more federal money into the markets and protect consumers from big rate hikes....

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 3 hours ago

    Dream City?: Google’s Founders Wanted to Shape a City. Toronto Is Their Chance.

    United States

    Here’s an opportunity to develop “the world’s first neighborhood built from the internet up,” but will humans be put first?...

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 12 minutes ago

    Paul Krugman: The G.O.P. Is No Party for Honest Men

    Czech Republic

    "A strategy based entirely on lies": The G.O.P. Is No Party for Honest Men, by Paul Krugman, NY Times: According to a new CBS News poll, almost 60 percent of the American...

    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Links for 10-16-17

    Czech Republic

    Subsidies, Spite, and Supply Chains - Paul Krugman Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies - Paul Krugman The U.S. Economy and Monetary Policy - Janet Yellen Fed...

    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 4 hours ago

    The lesson monetary policy needs to learn

    United States
    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 34 minutes ago

    Is The Fed Setting Itself Up To Fail In The Next Recession?

    Czech Republic

    Tim Duy: Is The Fed Setting Itself Up To Fail In The Next Recession?: The Federal Reserve remains committed to a December rate hike, persistent low inflation not withstanding. With...

    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 57 minutes ago

    Recommended Reading for October

    United Kingdom
    Oct 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 4 hours ago

    Going Places: Is Uber Helping or Hurting Mass Transit?

    Ride-hailing services have changed how people get around, and there is some evidence they are making traffic problems worse....

    Oct 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 1 hour ago

    School Start Times, Brand Names, and Too Much Ground Beef: TMSIDK Episode 31

    United Kingdom

    We filled this episode with insights about the true value of ground beef, sleeping in, company names, and more. Alex Wagner (CBS This Morning Saturday, The Atlantic) is our special...

    Oct 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 2 hours ago

    The New Health Care: How a Healthy Economy Can Shorten Life Spans

    In general, prosperity brings better health. But economic booms are also associated with air pollution, stress and car accidents....

    Oct 16, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 3 hours ago

    How Neoliberals weaponise the concept of an ideal market

    Switzerland
    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 3 days ago

    Economic Trends: Why Surge Prices Make Us So Mad: What Springsteen, Home Depot, and a Nobel Winner Know

    Australia

    People typically don’t like it when prices fluctuate with supply and demand, but there are ways companies can make it more palatable and fair....

    Oct 15, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 3 hours ago

    How Neoliberals weaponise the concept of an ideal market

    United States
    Oct 14, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 4 days ago

    Public Health: Not Dead Yet: Obamacare Insurers Are Hanging In There

    Canada

    President Trump’s dual actions to undermine the health law have left insurers angry and anxious. But they are not running for the exits yet....

    Oct 14, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 4 days ago

    Public Health: Trump Is Telling Obamacare Insurers He Doesn’t Support the Market

    United States

    Most plans can probably survive without the subsidies he vowed to cut off on Thursday. But he has signaled that he will use policy levers to make their business hard....

    Oct 14, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 7 hours ago

    Paul Krugman: Let Them Eat Paper Towels

    United States

    "The betrayal and abandonment of three and a half million of our own people": Let Them Eat Paper Towels, by Paul Krugman, NY Times: The situation in Iowa remains horrifyi...

    Oct 14, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 46 minutes ago

    Public Health: What Did Trump’s Health Care Executive Order Do?

    United Arab Emirates

    Nothing yet. But it could matter for people who buy their own insurance or get it from work in the long-term....

    Oct 13, 2017 https://inomics.com