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Mass shootings also take a significant economic toll, new research finds

Employment and earnings decline, home prices fall, and there are signals tourism activity is negatively impacted, according to a new research paper on mass shootings......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 8th, 2019

Capitol Report: Emergency loans for small businesses ‘flowed to areas less hard hit’ by coronavirus, study finds

A new loan program for small businesses hurt by the coronavirus crisis is especially helping parts of the country not suffering as much from the pandemic, according to a National Bureau of Economic Research paper released this week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 28th, 2020

New York"s full recovery from virus" economic toll will take 3 years, report finds

Expertise helped of a busy New York City subway tunnel linking the trendy Brooklyn neighborhood of Williamsburg to Manhattan, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Sunday as he announced that trains would resume... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 27th, 2020

"Significant threat" to Chinese economic growth amid virus outbreak

Asia Pacific markets suffer heavy losses as death toll rises, with Chinese index closed until 3 February.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 28th, 2020

International students contributed $447M to Hawaii economy, DBEDT report finds

It turns out that students from other countries provide a significant boost to Hawaii's economy — to the tune of $447 million, according to a report from the state Department of Business Economic Development and Tourism that was released Wednesda.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2019

Hawaii"s natural resource management sector jobs see 33% increase, UHERO report finds

Hawaii's natural resource management sector provided at least 4,697 jobs in the Islands last year — a number that is 33% higher than it was five years ago according to a recent economic report from the University of Hawaii Economic Research Orga.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2019

83% Say Mental Health To Blame For Mass Shootings, Gallup Poll Finds

83% Say Mental Health To Blame For Mass Shootings, Gallup Poll Finds Authored by Steve Watson via Summit News, Not buy.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 14th, 2019

Recession: What you need to know

The National Bureau of Economic Research determines a recession occurs when “a significant decline in economic activity” lasts more than “a few months.” &#.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 19th, 2019

Congress subpoenas 8chan owner to testify about mass shootings, online hate

The bipartisan subpoena of Jim Watkins marks the most significant action yet taken against a site derided as a cesspool of online hate......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 14th, 2019

Metals Stocks: Gold finds haven support from New Zealand terrorist attack, weaker dollar

Gold futures climb Friday, with the metal finding support in the wake of mass shootings at two mosques in New Zealand and a weaker tone for the U.S. dollar......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2019

New mental health care model creates a team to support both the patient’s mind and body

Chronic conditions – such as obesity, diabetes and heart disease – take an enormous physical toll on Americans every year. They also take a significant economic toll on individudals and employers alike, through missed work days, lost productivit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 21st, 2018

In The Wake Of Mass-Shootings, Parents Reconsider Mass-Schooling

Authored by Kerry McDonald via The Foundation for Economic Education, In the wake of recent tragic school shootings, anxious parents are contemplating homeschooling to protect their children. After February’s school .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 24th, 2018

This Is Every Mass Shooting in the U.S. Since 1949

The following is a list of mass shootings by number of casualties (death toll excludes assailants; injuries, collateral damage). A gunman opened fire at The Capital Gazette newspaper in Maryland's c.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 3rd, 2018

Some people may have an immunological "head start" against new coronavirus, even if they"ve never been exposed, new research finds

NIAID A recent study found that some people who were never exposed to the coronavirus still ha.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 3rd, 2020

Global smartphone shipments to fall 12% this year on virus woes: IDC

Global smartphone shipments will fall nearly 12% to 1.2 billion units in 2020, market research firm IDC said on Wednesday, citing lower consumer spending due to the economic impact of the coronavirus crisis......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 3rd, 2020

Economic Report: Service side of U.S. economy breaths signs of life in May as states reopen, ISM finds

Retailers, restaurants and other service-oriented companies began to recover from the coronavirus pandemic in May, a new ISM survey shows, but business is still extremely slow and points to a U.S. economy still in a deep recession......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 3rd, 2020

Why virus stocks are driving market volatility

The market’s erratic response to lukewarm medical research for COVID-19 treatment and vaccine candidates isn’t expected to slow down as investors pin their hopes for an economic recovery on the high-risk biotechnology sector......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 2nd, 2020

That"s One Way To End A Lockdown

That's One Way To End A Lockdown Tyler Durden Mon, 06/01/2020 - 18:50 Via The American Institute for Economic Research, There’s an old 18th-century saying about the best-laid plans of mice and men. From .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJun 1st, 2020

Economic Report: Manufacturers show faint signs of revival in May as economy slowly reopens, ISM finds

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Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 1st, 2020

Economic Report: Manufacturers show faint signs of revival in May as economy slowly reopens, ISM finds

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Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 1st, 2020

Trucking has been in a recession since late 2018 — and the coronavirus is just the latest slam on some of America"s most vulnerable workers

AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster Aaron Terrazas is the director of economic research at Convoy, a digital freight network. He says that, f.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 31st, 2020