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Women’s development goals

AWe have been here before.In 1978, at the International Conference on Primary Health Care in Alma-Ata, 134 states signed a declaration calling for adequate healthcare for all by the year 2000. Sixteen years later, in 1994, in Cairo, 179 governments embraced ... [Published Jordan Times - 17 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

The best discoveries are often the least expected

THE biblical story of Saul finding his kingdom by chance while searching for his father’s lost donkeys offers an important lesson for scientists. Instead of defining our research objectives narrowly, we must open our minds to completely different and ... [Published Shanghai Daily - 20 hours ago]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

China’s Internet revolution

IInternet adoption reaches critical mass, changing how business is conducted and creating billion-dollar markets for digital goods and services — and causing massive “creative destruction”.It is now China’s turn to experience this phenomenon — only, in ... [Published Jordan Times - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

10 Monday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • Why do stock markets crash? ( MacroFugue ) see also U.S. Stocks: Tenacious or Teetering? ( MoneyBeat ) • Valuing Japanese shares – part one ( FT )• Behind Private Equity’s Curtain ( NY Times )• Lessons From Dorsey Wright’s ... [Published The Big Picture Blog - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Europe’s broadband battle

In a word: no. The reality is that major Internet companies -- most of which are based in the United States -- are already contributing billions of dollars to establish and maintain the networks and data centers that are essential to the Internet’s f ... [Published Business World - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Ethiopia: Rank Stupidity?

"Cite your sources." The admonition rings in the ear of every slapdash undergraduate and corner-cutting postdoc. But have we taken the emphasis on citation too far?From an early age, we are taught to acknowledge those whose ideas and insights have shaped ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

China's vicious growth circle

MOST economists have a reason to be worried about China's economy -- whether it be low consumption and large external surpluses, industrial overcapacity, environmental degradation, or government interventions like capital controls or financial repression. ... [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Cleaner, greener and richer

IToday, we know better.By taking action to mitigate climate change, companies are promoting sustainable growth and creating high-quality employment.The United States, for example, has added 1.2 million “clean” jobs to the economy since January, according ... [Published Jordan Times - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

The future of Syria remains uncertain

Noted diplomat Abba Eban once observed, "Men and nations, do behave wisely once they have exhausted all other alternatives." Will this be the case for the United States with respect to Syria — the most intractable and dangerous issue in today's Middle ... [Published Times of Oman - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

The Inequality Trifecta

LAGUNA BEACH – There were quite a few disconnects at the recently concluded  Annual Meetings  of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank. Among the most striking was the disparity between participants’ interest in discussions of inequality and ... [Published Advisor Perspectives - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

What I'm reading: The age of vulnerability

By Fareed Zakaria“In the U.S., upward mobility is more myth than reality, whereas downward mobility and vulnerability is a widely shared experience,” writes Joseph Stiglitz for Project Syndicate. “This is partly because of America’s health-care system, ... [Published CNN - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 2 reports

10 Tuesday AM Reads

The correction continues apace, as equities are now down between 5 and 10 percent. But that’s not the only thing going on, as you can tell from our morning reads: • What Are the Odds We’re Heading For Another Crash? ( Wealth of Common Sense ) see also ... [Published The Big Picture Blog - Oct 14 2014]

Quotes

... José Manuel Barroso wrote that unity is the "is a condition sine qua non of the EU’s economic prosperity and political relevance" and it is a quality that embedded in the DNA of every member of the European elite. Everyone understands those core values
"Every male student I talked to had a story about intervening on the dance floor or at a party, mostly by just saying hello to someone who looked like a target of unwanted aggressive attention."
...set in stone nearly two years ago, yet column inches still need to be filled for a narrative-hungry readership,"  Justin Wolfers  wrote last week. "No surprise, then, that the supply of dramatic political narrative rises to meet the demand, and the commentariat largely ignores the underlying predictability of most elections."
FRANK : We've given up the Founding Fathers' most important fight -- against money in politics. "Once upon a time, lobbying was regarded as obviously perfidious; in California it was a felony; and contracts to lobby were regarded as reprehensible by the Supreme Court..." A review of Zephyr Teachout's "Corruption in America." The New York Times

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China's vicious growth circle [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - Oct 19 2014]
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Are services the new manufactures? [Published Jordan Times - Oct 18 2014]
Cleaner, greener and richer [Published Jordan Times - Oct 18 2014]
The future of Syria remains uncertain [Published Times of Oman - Oct 18 2014]
The Inequality Trifecta [Published Advisor Perspectives - Oct 17 2014]
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Tab Sale. Pay with attention. Save your cash. [Published Doc Searls Weblog - 17 hours ago]
I was going to sort these into an outline; but I don’t have the time or the energy. I had some reason for keeping all of them open for awhile, though. So here ya go:::   Irving Wladawsky-Berger: HowI Is Our Digital Revolution Doing?   Irving Wladawsky-Berger: ...
Wonkbook: How to stay calm in the final two wee... [Published Ezra Klein - Oct 21 2014]
Why you shouldn't forecast elections by counting lawn signs. (AP/Danny Johnston) With the mid-term elections exactly two weeks away, President Obama made what seemed another strategic error Monday,  saying that Democrats in competitive races "are ...
"The Spider Of Finance" by Howard Davies [Published Social Europe Journal - Oct 21 2014]
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10 Monday PM Reads [Published The Big Picture Blog - Oct 20 2014]
My afternoon train reads: • Why do stock markets crash? ( MacroFugue ) see also U.S. Stocks: Tenacious or Teetering? ( MoneyBeat ) • Valuing Japanese shares – part one ( FT )• Behind Private Equity’s Curtain ( NY Times )• Lessons From Dorsey Wright’s ...
Wonkbook: The real reason markets slid last wee... [Published Ezra Klein - Oct 20 2014]
Welcome to Wonkbook, Wonkblog’s morning policy news primer by Max Ehrenfreund ( @MaxEhrenfreund ). To subscribe by e-mail, click here . Send comments, criticism or ideas to Wonkbook at Washpost dot com. To read more by the Wonkblog team, click here ...
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