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Newswise – We react less negatively to extreme manifestations of economic disparity, such as homelessness, if we believe the economic system is fair and legitimate, and these differences in responsiveness are even detectable at the physiological level, notes a team of psychology researchers. The research, which appears in the newspaper Nature Communication, offers new insights …

Seeing the headlines in the newspapers, many of us think about how it will affect you directly, but what about how things like this will affect the weekly grocery store and even them? trade agreements for your business? In this article, we’ll give you an overview of the extent of political uncertainty that can impact …

First BlackRock, then Goldman Sachs. Money steps in to drive lasting change in places where regulation does not exist. BlackRock CEO Larry Fink’s annual letter to corporate CEOs was a call to action on climate change. And this week, Goldman CEO David Solomon, speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, said the bank would …

According to a study, the richest 1% of Australians are now more than twice as rich as the poorest 50% combined. The soaring cost of living and stagnating wages have made it much harder for ordinary Australian workers to make ends meet. And cuts in the public sector mean there’s less support for those who …

The idea that the US economy is “rigged” for the benefit of the rich and special interests has been a major rallying cry in the 2016 presidential election and is already resurfacing in the race 2020. This message is likely to resonate with many Americans. Seven in ten American adults say their country’s economic system …

Here is my modest list of the main economic events of this year, international, regional, national news. 1. Global investments are increasing. After the global economic and trade slowdown in 2015-2017, foreign direct investment (FDI) resumed its expansion in 2018. The United States remains the most attractive first investment area for many multinationals and individuals …