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Friday Aug 22 | Russia Taday

Nobel prize winners: Eurozone recovery is 'dismal failure'

"Stunningly destructive" and "dismal failure" is how Nobel laureates describe growth in the European Union after destructive austerity policies and the euro crisis.

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Related Topix: Princeton University, World News, Germany

Wed Aug 20, 2014

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Ukraine takes over large part of Luhansk from rebels; 52 reported killed near Donetsk

German chancellor Angela Merkel delivers a speech at a meeting of Economic Scientists with more than a dozen of Nobel Laureates in Lindau, Germany, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Europe, Germany, Angela Merkel,

Bloomberg

Stiglitz Says U.K. Would Drop Denial of Pound to Scotland

Columbia University Professor and Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz says austerity policies in Europe have been a "dismal failure" and that a new approach is needed including a form of fiscal union.

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Bloomberg

Stiglitz Says Stalling Euro Area Shows Failure of Austerity

Columbia University Professor and Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz says austerity policies in Europe have been a "dismal failure" and that a new approach is needed including a form of fiscal union.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Angela Merkel

Fri Aug 15, 2014

EurekAlert!

Incentives, innovation and growth

Core ideas in economic research to be debated by Nobel laureates and aspiring young economists from all over the world in Lindau next week Over the past decades, the economic sciences have seen fundamental breakthroughs in our understanding of human responses to incentives in the face of uncertainty and strategic interactions.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Angela Merkel

Wed Aug 13, 2014

EurekAlert!

How useful is economics -- how is economics useful?

Nobel laureates and aspiring young economists from all over the world to discuss the practical value of the discipline in Lindau next week What insights do the models, experiments and econometric regressions of scientific research provide about the economy - and why and under what conditions are they useful in dealing with real-world problems? This ... (more)

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Angela Merkel

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Universe Today

Coma Dust Collection Science starts for Rosetta at Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko

Rosetta NAVCAM image taken on 10 August 2014 from a distance of about 110 km from comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko.

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Related Topix: World News, Germany

EurekAlert!

Inequality -- a key issue of economic research

Nobel laureates and aspiring young economists from all over the world to discuss models and concepts in Lindau later this month In the aftermath of the global financial crisis and the ensuing economic and political disruptions, inequality has re-emerged as a central focus of public debate.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Angela Merkel

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Australia's young Einsteins get the red-carpet treatment

If young scientists had the celebrity status of movie stars, cancer researcher Ross Hamilton would be idolised like Zac Efron.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Colorectal Health, Medicine, Health, Leukemia, Germany,

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