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  • U.S. dollar notes are seen in this picture illustration taken at the Bank of Taiwan in Taipei Forum Article

    A beginner’s guide to quantitative easing

    We're just about to head into the eighth year of massive, worldwide "quantitative easing," or QE, and there… more

  • A job seeker walks past a corridor of a commercial building in Tokyo Forum Article

    Can digital create jobs for Europe’s youth?

    It is a crucial time for Europe, with the new European Commission under President Jean-Claude Juncker… more

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    How to teach students how to learn

    In my recent post on personalized learning, I highlighted Summit Public Schools as an example of how… more

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    Measuring risk in Europe’s banking stress test

    In November 2014, the ECB published its asset quality review (AQR) and comprehensive… more

  • England and Scotland stickers are seen as shoppers queue in a sweet shop in Berwick Upon Tweed in Northumberland Forum Article

    Should Scotland be given full income tax powers?

    The Centre for Macroeconomics (CFM) – an ESRC-funded research centre including the University of… more

  • A man poses for photos as solar halo is seen in the sky of Brasilia Forum Article

    Pay attention: how to improve your memory

    Memories don't just happen on their own. You have to, quite literally, pay attention. "The process [of… more

  • austeritynotworking Forum Article

    Can we measure the benefits of government spending?

    G20 leaders have put growth and employment at the centre of the global agenda. To spur collective… more

  • A lock and chain secures an access gate to a house in Goussainville-Vieux Pays, a ghost village, north of Paris Forum Article

    10 decisions that could block your success

    Perspective is a funny thing. Look forward and the path seems uncertain, the future unpredictable. Look back… more

  • nanoscience Forum Article

    A breakthrough in nanoelectronics

    Researchers at MIT say they have carried out a theoretical analysis showing that a family of two-dimension… more

  • global governance Forum Article

    A new way of measuring social progress

    In a 1968 speech, Robert Kennedy recognized gross national product “measures everything in short… more

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    How to capture your company’s key knowledge

    I visit a local bakery every Friday afternoon to purchase Challa bread, a sweet egg bread that just… more

  • Splinters of ice peel off from one of the sides of the Perito Moreno glacier during the southern hemisphere’s winter months, near the city of El Calafate Forum Article

    How climate change will drive migration

    According to the UN World Population Prospects, the global population is expected to exceed 8.4 billion by… more