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Health - Economics / Business - 06.08.2020
Worries about COVID-19 divide along racial, ethnic lines, state poll finds
People of color are a large part of the low-paid service sector workforce that keeps the U.S. economy functioning during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Economics / Business - Social Sciences - 06.08.2020

Environment - Economics / Business - 06.08.2020

Health - Economics / Business - 05.08.2020
Rural areas have higher individual health insurance premiums and fewer plan choices
A study by the University of Minnesota School of Public Health examining the choice and pricing of individual health insurance plans across the U.S. found that rural areas have the fewest options and pay the highest premiums.

Environment - Economics / Business - 04.08.2020
Exploring the sustainability of the Indian sugar industry
Latest Stanford Health Alerts on COVID-19 COVID-19 Info for Stanford Earth Freshly cut pieces of sugarcane. (Image credit: iStock / Getty Images) Researchers analyzed the interconnected food, water and energy challenges that arise from the sugar industry in India - the second-largest producer of sugar worldwide - and how the political economy drives those challenges.

Economics / Business - Transport - 04.08.2020

Economics / Business - Materials Science - 04.08.2020

Economics / Business - Health - 04.08.2020
Masks mandates have major impact
Analysis shows requiring masks for public-facing U.S. business employees on April 1 would have saved tens of thousands of lives. The research described in this article has been published as a working paper but has not yet been peer-reviewed by experts in the field. Masks reduce the spread of Covid-19.

Economics / Business - Chemistry - 03.08.2020
Famous Economics Experiment Reproduced Thousands of Times
At a Glance Leadership President Provost Board of Trustees Legacy History & Milestones Historic Awards & Honors Caltech Archives Interactive History Map News Publications This is Caltech Calt

Economics / Business - 03.08.2020
A new measure of segregation
A new measure of segregation
Using GPS data to analyze people's movements, the researchers found that in most U.S. metropolitan areas, people's day-to-day experiences are less segregated than traditional measures would suggest.

Economics / Business - 31.07.2020
Opinion: Extending help-to-buy will only make the housing crisis worse
Policy Fellow Laurie Macfarlane (UCL Institute for Innovation & Public Purpose) asserts that the UK Government's help-to-buy scheme has contributed to a housing crisis and asserts people should stay away from "our addiction to house price growth".

Environment - Economics / Business - 29.07.2020
$25 million gift launches ambitious new effort tackling poverty and climate change
$25 million gift launches ambitious new effort tackling poverty and climate change
The King Climate Action Initiative at J-PAL will develop large-scale climate-response programs for some of the world's most vulnerable populations.

Economics / Business - Environment - 28.07.2020
Opinion: We urgently need new tools to measure economic recovery after coronavirus
With world economic GDP figures estimated to face the biggest drop since 2008, Dr Al'ah Shehabi (UCL Institute for Global Prosperity) explains why new tools are needed for countries to measure their welfare following times of crisis.

Administration - Economics / Business - 24.07.2020

Environment - Economics / Business - 24.07.2020

Career - Economics / Business - 23.07.2020

Economics / Business - 23.07.2020

Environment - Economics / Business - 22.07.2020
Policy report calls for national delivery to decarbonise heat
A new Heat Commission convened by the CBI and University of Birmingham - with leading industry figures - has called on the Government to develop a National Delivery Body (NDB) to lead the development and implementation of a national heat decarbonisation strategy.

Economics / Business - Career - 21.07.2020

Economics / Business - Career - 21.07.2020

Economics / Business - 21.07.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - Economics / Business - 21.07.2020
UAE Mars mission: extraordinary feat shows how space exploration can benefit small nations
The UAE's extraordinary Hope Mars Mission shows how space exploration can boost a nation's scientific capacity and redirect its economic trajectory, write Dr Ine Steenmans and Rear Admiral Neil Morisetti (both UCL STEaPP).

Economics / Business - 21.07.2020
An academic career in Finance, from Lugano to Lisbona
Lugano, St. Gallen, Barcelona, Lugano, New York, Lugano, Lisbon... these are the steps along the  academic career path of Virginia Gianinazzi, who has recently obtained her PhD in finance at U

Economics / Business - 20.07.2020
Tax shake up needed for a more equitable Australia
Australia needs to move to a dual income tax system to ensure greater generational equity experts from the Tax and Transfer Policy Institute (TTPI) at The Australian National University (ANU) urge in a report released today.

Economics / Business - Computer Science - 17.07.2020
Opinion: The tensions over Huawei are not about trade, but global supremacy
Commenting on the UK's reversal regarding Huawei's involvement in its 5G infrastructure, Laurie Macfarlane (UCL Institute for Innovation & Public Purpose) says the decision is political, reflecting the threat of the Chinese economic model to the liberal capitalism of the UK.

Career - Economics / Business - 17.07.2020

Environment - Economics / Business - 17.07.2020

Economics / Business - 16.07.2020

Economics / Business - Innovation - 16.07.2020

Economics / Business - Innovation - 16.07.2020
Two new initiatives to boost economic value from university research
Two new initiatives to boost economic value from university research
Research England has awarded two grants, totalling £1.5 million, to support programmes working to increase the economic value and social impacts from university research, both in the UK and internationally.

Economics / Business - Career - 14.07.2020

Environment - Economics / Business - 14.07.2020
Shaping Europe’s digital sovereignty
High-caliber project group proposes "European Public Sphere" Shaping Europe's digital sovereignty A digital ecosystem committed to European values, relying on democratic control and facilitating digit

Agronomy / Food Science - Economics / Business - 13.07.2020

Economics / Business - Administration - 13.07.2020
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