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Winners & Losers – Episode 2: The 50 States of America Winners & Losers – Episode 2: The 50 States of America

Hello and welcome to episode 2 of Winners and Losers, in which I’ll be looking at the 50 states of America. Once again, the first category will be size. The largest of the 50 states is… Alaska. Now looking at a map like this, Alaska doesn’t actually look that big. This is because maps like…

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S. Korea’s third quarter GDP grows 0.4% q/q S. Korea’s third quarter GDP grows 0.4% q/q

so let’s start with the big economic news of the day South Korea’s economy expanded just 0.4 percent on-quarter in the july-to-september period that’s the same as the bank of Korea’s preliminary forecast announced in October and lower than the 1% growth tallied in the second quarter the central bank attributed the lower growth to…

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Economic Freedom and a Better Life Economic Freedom and a Better Life

Everyone wants to make the world a better place. But not everyone understands how economic freedom leads to wellbeing. The cornerstones of economic freedom are personal choice, voluntary exchange, the freedom to compete in the markets, and private property rights. These freedoms comprise the core of what’s measured in the “eEconomic fFreedom of the wWorld”…

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The Biggest Scam Of the Modi Government !!?!! (Hint – no it does not have anything to do with Money) The Biggest Scam Of the Modi Government !!?!! (Hint – no it does not have anything to do with Money)

The BJP, in it’s first term, wanted a “Congress free India” and made us dream about “better days” In it’s second term, it was ” Long live Mother India” and that “our soldiers are fighting in Siachin” By the third term they said “We are working but it will take time to change the country”…

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How to Enrich a Country: Free Trade or Protectionism? How to Enrich a Country: Free Trade or Protectionism?

One of the most pressing choices facing modern economies is whether to adopt a policy of free trade or of protectionism, that is, whether to encourage foreign goods into the country with minimum tariffs and allow industries to relocate abroad; or whether to make it hard for foreign firms to sell their goods internally and…

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How France maintains its grip on Africa How France maintains its grip on Africa

Françafrique – literally meaning “France in Africa” melded into one term – refers to France’s powerful, inseparable synergy with its former Empire in the African continent. It prevails around political and economic patronage as well as military cooperation. For decades the doctrine allowed the French to maintain their grip on Africa, affecting its former colonies…

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Russia’s Geography Problem Russia’s Geography Problem

This is a Wendover Productions video made possible by Backblaze and in collaboration with Alternate History Hub and Real Life Lore. Russia is immense–it spans 5,000 miles across, 2,000 miles vertically12, crosses 11 time zones3, borders everywhere from Norway to North Korea4, and is as close to Anchorage as it is to Amsterdam5. It’s huge……

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WW2: The Resource War – Arsenal of Democracy – Extra History – #1 WW2: The Resource War – Arsenal of Democracy – Extra History – #1

Cicero once said that the “Sinews of war were infinite money.” Never has that been more true than in the second World War. This little bonus extra history series is going to be all about the complex economic struggle that underpinned the most colossal conflict in human history. These episodes are happening courtesy of the…

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Larry Kudlow: Socialist policy would be damaging Larry Kudlow: Socialist policy would be damaging

JOINING ME IS THE PANEL TODAY. FIRST, LET’S BRING IN NATIONAL ECONOMIC COUNCIL DIRECTOR LARRY KUDLOW WHO IS LIVE FROM THE WHITE HOUSE IN A FOX BUSINESS EXCLUSIVE. LARRY, GREAT TO SEE YOU. THANKS FOR COMING ON. LARRY, YOU KNOW THE MEDIA. YOU WERE PART OF THE MEDIA FOR GOODNESS SAKES. ARE YOU REALLY SURPRISED…

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Einstein’s view on Socialism (w/90 sec modern preamble; unspoken) Einstein’s view on Socialism (w/90 sec modern preamble; unspoken)

“Why Socialism?” by Albert Einstein This article was originally printed in the May 1949 first issue of monthly review. Is it advisable for one who is not an expert on economic and social issues to express views on the subject of socialism? I believe for a number of reasons that it is. Innumerable voices have…

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