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<b>A comparison of lawmakers' pay</b><p>IN TIMES of austerity awarding yourself a big fat pay rise is not generally considered a good idea. A new report that …

US Tech 'Cats' getting the biggest slurp of the cream. National Govts still squeaking about a few licks of #tax

Want to get a handle on the powerful forces that drive the modern #DigitalEconomy? Try consuming this.

The new 110in TV which costs more than some homes

Samsung has launched a 110 inch TV that costs at least £92,000 and features four times the resolution of a normal HD screen - and has already sold four of them<p>Samsung has launched a 110 inch LCD television with four times the resolution of a traditional HD screen. The television screen was unveiled …


2/20 questions #TradingDebates: Should #Eurozone policymakers be worried about the potential for social unrest?

🔞💱🔙🔜Gary Ling on Twitter: "6/20 Questions #TradingDebates: How do UK Youth View the #Euro? English garden VoxPop"

Emerging market rout is too big for the Fed to ignore

The US Federal Reserve has told Asia, Latin America, Africa and Eastern Europe to drop dead.<p>This has the makings of a grave policy error: a repeat of the dramatic events in the autumn of 1998 at best; a full-blown debacle and a slide into a second leg of the Long Slump at worst.<p>Emerging markets are …


8/20 Questions #TradingDebates: Can Mass Migration or #Euro breakup mend July #Eurozone disparate jobless rates?

9/20 Questions #TradingDebates: What impact will the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership have on #Euro?

10/20 Questions #TradingDebates: Will #Eurozone ever converge again on 3% annual budget deficit Maastricht criteria?

11/20 Questions #TradingDebates: It's Competitiveness Stupid! What structural changes does #Eurozone need to make?

13/20 Questions #TradingDebates: Who's Bailing Out Who - EU Govts exposure to Banks versus Banks to EU Govts?

12/20 Questions #TradingDebates: Will Germany press for more #Eurozone integration against the wishes of voters?

14/20 Questions #TradingDebates: Can #ECB's #Draghi Buck the Bond Market, Painlessly Taper, Save the #Eurozone?

15/20 Questions #TradingDebates: How can we save the youth in the #Eurozone PIIGS from idle lives and emigration?

16/20 Questions #TradingDebates: When will 3rd Greek bailout be needed and who will pay most: Germany or the IMF?

17/20 Questions #TradingDebates: As a hugely indebted nation what part does UK play in the future of the Euro?

18/20 Questions #TradingDebates: What's next for Depositors - Troika Cypriot haircut or a German shampoo and set?

19/20 Questions #TradingDebates. Investors Decide: Country RISK LOW - the Euro is here to stay. Are they right?

20/20 Questions #TradingDebates: Finally, the BIGGEST stinkiest Elephant-In-The-Room Question of them ALL here:

See details of the type of data collected by the US Govt full on #Prism programme. What is 'special requests'?

US Govt #Prism programme scary rollout timeline. Practically it covers the whole Net! We're heading for disaster

In this #Syria refugee camp in #Turkey each tent has a satellite dish so all can see the misery at home.

Punk Economics 7: The Global Food Economy


The crazy economics of Global Food. A Thai curry in London's Euston station with a Fruit tea shipped from Singapore!

Financial Times on Twitter: "Read for free: Big data: Science helps make business sense of digital information"