Adam Smith

Type: Person
Name: Adam Smith
Title: U.S. Congressman from Washington
Organization: U.S. House of Representatives
Date of Birth: 15/06/1965
Place of Birth: Washington D.C
Nationality: United States
Fact Sheet: Biography for Adam Smith
First reported 43 mins ago - Updated 43 mins ago - 1 reports

Public sector housing registrations drop 11%

The private sector was responsible for driving the housing growth in the UK over the last quarter after public housing registrations dropped 11 per cent, according to the National House Building Council.The total number of new homes registered across ... [Published Construction News - 43 mins ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Neely Young: Capital Plans

Neely YoungFrom time to time, a person with remarkable talents comes along who can change history with the written word. Is such a person named Thomas Piketty? The young professor at the Paris School of Economics has written a book that has taken the ... [Published Georgia Trend - 3 hours ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

Police: Man robbed Kroger with butcher knife for $40

A man is in jail after police said he robbed a grocery store with a butcher knife.According to police records, Adam Smith, 22, went into the Green Township Kroger store Wednesday armed with a butcher knife and demanded cash from a cashier.Investigators ... [Published WLWT - 6 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Math Geek Mom: Study Abroad

When the founder of economics, Adam Smith, wrote his groundbreaking work about the origins of the Wealth of Nations, it was in response to the political situation of the day. Indeed, since then, the term “political economy” is sometimes used to describe ... [Published Inside Higher Ed - 6 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Please Stop Hating Your Body | Seth Adam Smith

We live in a culture that hates the body. Don't believe me? Look around. We set unsustainable standards of physical beauty and enlist models to represent them. We then slather these models in oils and makeup, place them under "flattering" lights, and Photoshop ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 8 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Forget free market selfishness: It’s socialism that turns us into liars and cheats

MARKETS make people better. Not many people seem to think so these days, but the idea got a boost from a recent piece of research by Dan Ariely and others, which compared moral behaviour in Germans brought up in East and West Germany.The team found that ... [Published City A.M. - 12 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Benghazi Committee Holds Classified Briefing With FBI

4273234The new congressional committee tasked with investigating the 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya recently met with the FBI as they ramp up the activities of their probe, according to a news release Thursday.“Earlier this week, the Committee hosted ... [Published Daily Caller - 14 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Innovation Should Be Mandatory In Higher Education

The difference between the most dissimilar characters, between a philosopher and a common street porter, for example, seems to arise not so much from nature, as from habit, custom, and education.  – Adam Smith, The Theory of Moral Sentiments What does ... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - 14 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Support the fight against mental illness

Mental illness is a problem that seems to be turning into an epidemic. Every time you turn on the news, you hear of another young man who has shot up a public place or a young girl who has committed suicide. There is very little funding for treatment ... [Published QC Times - 16 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

38 years of jazz

What do yoga in the park, New Orleans Jazz Fest Super Groups, second line parades down main street and brass instruments ringing through the box canyon all have in common?They’re all part of this year’s impressive lineup for the 38th annual Telluride ... [Published Telluride Daily Planet - 22 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Panel vote condemns Obama for prisoner swap

By Bill BartelThe Virginian-Pilot© July 29, 2014U.S. Rep. Scott Rigell's resolution condemning President Barack Obama for releasing five Taliban prisoners without properly notifying Congress was sent to the full House on Tuesday in a mostly party-line ... [Published HamptonRoads.com - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 2 reports

Management’s Three Eras: A Brief History

Organization as machine – this imagery from our industrial past continues to cast a long shadow over the way we think about management today. It isn’t the only deeply-held and rarely examined notion that affects how organizations are run. Managers still ... [Published Harvard Business Review - Jul 30 2014]

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Public sector housing registrations drop 11% [Published Construction News - 43 mins ago]
Neely Young: Capital Plans [Published Georgia Trend - 3 hours ago]
Sanral Chair resigns: The South African Nationa... [Published Daily Maverick - 6 hours ago]
Police: Man robbed Kroger with butcher knife fo... [Published WLWT - 6 hours ago]
Math Geek Mom: Study Abroad [Published Inside Higher Ed - 6 hours ago]
Please Stop Hating Your Body | Seth Adam Smith [Published DailyMe.Com - 8 hours ago]
US agency faces possible $84 million insurance ... [Published Digital Journal - 11 hours ago]
Forget free market selfishness: It’s socialism ... [Published City A.M. - 12 hours ago]
Benghazi Committee Holds Classified Briefing Wi... [Published Daily Caller - 14 hours ago]
Innovation Should Be Mandatory In Higher Education [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - 14 hours ago]
Innovation Should Be Mandatory In Higher Education [Published Forbes.com - 14 hours ago]
The Sharing Economy at a Crossroads [Published Huffington Post - 15 hours ago]
Useful Idiots and the Something for Nothing Soc... [Published Zero Hedge - 15 hours ago]
Support the fight against mental illness [Published QC Times - 16 hours ago]
Poultry inspection rule ready to go -- DeLauro ... [Published Politico - 19 hours ago]
Failure to Protect U.S. Against Electromagnetic... [Published Forbes.com - 19 hours ago]
Useful Idiots and the Something For Nothing Soc... [Published GoldSeek.com - 19 hours ago]
Why Bretton Woods Failed [Published BullionVault.com - 20 hours ago]
38 years of jazz [Published Telluride Daily Planet - 22 hours ago]
Police looking for suspect after Green Township... [Published Fox 19 - Jul 31 2014]
India's Bizarre Rules Constraining Amazon's and... [Published Forbes.com - Jul 31 2014]
The Biggest American Deficit: Trust [Published American Thinker - Jul 31 2014]
The Hills and Hornsby council chatter: Mayoral ... [Published Hills News - Jul 31 2014]
Obama, Hill leaders to discuss world [Published Politico - Jul 31 2014]
Iraq Wants Thousands More Hellfire Missiles [Published DefenseTech online - Jul 31 2014]
Hilda Marie Smith 1938- 2014 [Published Burns Times Herald - Jul 30 2014]
'In God We Trust' motto approved for chambers b... [Published Christian Today - Jul 30 2014]
NIGERIANS: Beautiful Minds – Nation Builders [Published African Entertainer - Jul 30 2014]
Management’s Three Eras: A Brief History [Published Harvard Business Review - Jul 30 2014]
Christianity, Socialism, and Wealth Creation [Published Acton Commentary - Jul 30 2014]
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Useful Idiots and the Something for Nothing Soc... [Published Zero Hedge - 15 hours ago]
  View online        Forward Useful Idiots and the Something For Nothing Society - Part 2 of 4 July 31, 2014                              Send To A Friend  |  View Past Articles  |  Subscribe   This is part II of IV of Useful Idiots and The ...
Management’s Three Eras: A Brief History [Published HBR Blog Network - Jul 30 2014]
Organization as machine – this imagery from our industrial past continues to cast a long shadow over the way we think about management today. It isn’t the only deeply-held and rarely examined notion that affects how organizations are run. Managers still ...
Border Watch: 13 Hours on the Rio Grande [Published The Mudflats - Jul 30 2014]
Early morning on the Rio Grande. It’s 110 degrees out here and it’s only 10 a.m. Marcus and I will be here for a total of 13 hours. At 10am, it’s hour 4. Supposedly, this is where many people have been crossing the Rio Grande en masse. The ...
Charlie Crist’s most important campaign accesso... [Published The Fix - Jul 29 2014]
It was a two-fan day today for @CharlieCrist pic.twitter.com/OtnxSOSE8f — Adam Smith (@adamsmithtimes) July 29, 2014 This is a story of a man and his fan. The man is former Florida Republican governor Charlie Crist who is running as a Democrat to get ...
Useful Idiots and the Something For Nothing Soc... [Published Zero Hedge - Jul 24 2014]
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