World Peace Economics Magazine

By Worthwhile Industries | Team One - The magazine that showcases Great Policy in Economics, Government and Business; stories that lead to a Sustainable Society and World Peace - see #WPProjects at CSQ1.org.

Why Are More American Teenagers Than Ever Suffering From Severe Anxiety?

The disintegration of Jake’s life took him by surprise. It happened early in his junior year of high school, while he was taking three Advanced Placement classes, running on his school’s cross-country team and traveling to Model United Nations conferences. It was a lot to handle, but Jake — the …

Education

The impact of the financial system on economic growth in the context of the global crisis: empirical evidence for the EU and OECD countries

1 Introduction<p>There are many factors that can be treated as economic growth determinants. One of these factors is the financial system. The …

‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli convicted in fraud trial

“The Most Hated Man in America” just got a little more reviled.<p>A Manhattan jury found notorious “Pharma Bro” Martin Shkreli guilty Friday of …

Martin Shkreli

Automation actually improves the economy, tech insider says

Robots really mean skyrocketing economic growth and higher-paid jobs, a new think-tank report reveals.<p>In a slap in the face to conventional wisdom, …

Economy

Review of Federal Support to Research and Development

<b>The creation of an Industrial Research and Innovation Council (IRIC) to deliver the federal government's business innovation programs.</b><p>There are …

Declaration of Reform and Change

Two hundred and thirty years ago (dating to 2006), a group of humans was determined to establish a sovereign nation and institute their own laws …

​These Graphics Show Why the US Needs to Boost Tech Beyond Silicon Valley

Investments in research and education can help drive a US “advanced industries supersector.”<p>Silicon Valley is the epicenter and symbolic home of US technology innovation, spawning world-famous companies like Apple, Google, and Facebook that employ tens of thousands of highly-skilled workers, …

Were the Ancient Egyptians Black or White? Scientists Now Know

This is the first successful DNA sequencing on ancient Egyptian mummies, ever. <br>Read More

Egypt

A Canadian Town Wanted a Transit System. It Hired Uber.

Uber, the global car-hailing service, has fought its way into resistant cities around the world, despite being hit by raw eggs and rush-hour roadblocks in Montreal and Toronto, fires in Paris and smashed windshields in Mexico City.<p>But in Innisfil, a small yet sprawling Canadian town north of …

Uber

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UN: World facing greatest humanitarian crisis since 1945

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1268000/1268491_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1512530914_bf98ecf16e0c3a2f4c02764b77f1f353<p><b>The world is facing its largest humanitarian crisis since 1945, the United Nations says, issuing a plea for help to avoid "a catastrophe".</b><p>UN …

Africa

Is Finland’s basic universal income a solution to automation, fewer jobs and lower wages?

Both left and right are promoting the idea of a basic wage for everyone, currently on trial, as a solution to the new world of work<p>When he got the letter after Christmas saying he was entitled to an unconditional income of €560 (£478) a month, Mika Ruusunen couldn’t believe his luck. “At first I …

Basic Income

YouTube

Robotics, Trump and Brexit turn up the heat amid the snow of Davos

The world is full of scary new problems for delegates at this year’s World Economic Forum - not that old ones such as climate and poverty have gone away<p>Donald Trump’s US election victory and the UK’s vote to leave the European Union will cast a long shadow over the global elite’s annual gathering …

Economics

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Innovation

The data on this page are current as of September 2015.<p>Key Messages<p>Ontario is the top-performing province in the overall innovation report card, …

Innovation

Ontario Basic Income Should Be $1,320 Per Month, Adviser Says

Ontarians are slowly seeing a clearer picture of what a basic income would look like in their province.<p>The province should pay $1,320 per month to …

Basic Income Coming To P.E.I.? Legislature Passes Motion Unanimously

Canada is rapidly becoming a world leader in experimentation on the concept of a basic income.<p>Prince Edward Island’s legislature unanimously passed a …

Minister vows long-term child care funding as study details rising fees

A new study suggests that the cost of child care fees in some of Canada's biggest cities has skyrocketed over the last three years, rising an average of more than twice the rate of inflation over the same time period.<p>In a study to be released Monday, the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives says …

The American Dream, Quantified at Last

The phrase “American dream” was invented during the Great Depression. It comes from a popular 1931 book by the historian James Truslow Adams, who defined it as “that dream of a land in which life should be better and richer and fuller for everyone.”<p>In the decades that followed, the dream became a …

Detroit Anti-Eviction Campaign Keeping Families in Their Homes

transcript<p>JAISAL NOOR, FSRN AND TRNN: In Detroit, Michigan, the city many consider the epicenter of the nation's subprime and foreclosure crisis, …

Housing

What I learned after 100,000 miles on the road talking to Trump supporters

Donald Trump’s message resonates in the most forgotten corners of the US, because viewed from these places, America no longer seems a great country<p>The first voter I heard mention Donald Trump’s name was a mechanic in a small town near my upstate New York home. It was days after Trump announced his …

Elections

Amnesty launches Spain anti-eviction campaign

"The loss of one's home is one of the most extreme forms of interference with the right to adequate housing as well as the right to a private and …

Accelerating Innovation with Leadership

As the U.S. presidential candidates lay out competing visions for the country, I have been thinking about a topic they have not yet discussed in …

UN critical of Canada's record on housing, homelessness

Review of human rights record finds failures around poverty, housing and visible minorities<p>The UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights …

Housing

Inside the risky strategy that made Canada’s biggest pension plans the new ‘masters of the universe’

They are among the world’s most famous landlords with stakes in major airports in Europe, luxury retailers in New York and transportation hubs in …

Finance