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Caribbean Single Market and Economy – Who Says UWI isn’t Doing Enough?

Caribbean Single Market and Economy The University of the West Indies (UWI) has often been viewed as a long-standing partner to Caribbean Governments in fostering integration and development of our people, and forming strategic alliances. CARICOM member states are now considering the establishment of a single market economy. This will mean the general removal of

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Excessive Leverage Caused 1929 Stock Market Crash and 2008 Economic Collapse

Excessive Leverage Caused 1929 Stock Market Crash and 2008 Economic Collapse Even though many years separate these two painful events the common denominator of what caused both, is the same. Back in the 1920’s you could put one dollar down and buy ten dollars worth of stock. This kind of leverage is fine when the

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Mutually Beneficial Voluntary Transactions in a Free Market Economy

Mutually Beneficial Voluntary Transactions in a Free Market Economy If you’ve taken any form of economics course, you have probably heard the phrase mutually beneficial voluntary transactions. As I will continue to say, however, you don’t need a degree in economics to understand its principles. Essentially they are the foundation of a free market economy.

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Imagine a Private Sector, Free Market Economy That Guarantees Enough Predictable Income,,,

Imagine a Private Sector, Free Market Economy That Guarantees Enough Predictable Income,,, Imagine, if you can, a private sector oriented, free market economy which is designed to systematically guarantee that every American citizen, regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, or sexual orientation, has ENOUGH PREDICTABLE INCOME to pay for decent food, shelter, clothing, education, basic transportation,

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A Market For Lemons – The Economic Price of Internet Retail Fraud

A Market For Lemons – The Economic Price of Internet Retail Fraud “The Market For Lemons” was an economics paper written by George Akerlof. It is useful today for explaining why individual “bad apples” can decrease profitability for online businesses and how they may ultimately destroy entire markets. To start, let’s find out a little

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