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To Recycle or Not to Recycle: The Economics of Garbage

Image credit: Earth911<p>Related:<p>People are confused about recycling because they complain that the entire process – from labeling, to which bin is …

Speedy AT&T vs. reliable Verizon: The gap narrows

While Verizon Wireless remains the most reliable network, according to testing firm RootMetrics, AT&T has gotten close, and offers a faster service.<p>Consider this more fuel for the wireless ad wars.<p>Wireless testing firm RootMetrics said AT&T edged out Verizon Wireless in the early results of its …

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US GDP: How Three Types of Investments Impact Economic Growth

<b>Gross private domestic investment</b> is a critical component of gross domestic product as it provides an indicator of the future productive capacity of …

MADE IN USA: The Top 10 Manufactured Products In America's $2 Trillion Export Industry

And a according to a new study by the Brookings titled <i>Export Nation 2012</i>, exports played a major role in pulling the U.S. economy out of recession, even as jobs were vanishing.<p>Exports jumped by over 11 percent in 2010--the first year of the recovery. This represented the fastest growth rate since …

Doctors make a lot of money partially in compensation for the long and in-depth training they get. Though doctors do make a lot...

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Madden: The $4 billion video game franchise

Madden, Electronic Arts' blockbuster NFL video game, turns 25 this year.<p>A lot has changed since Oakland Raiders Coach John Madden spent time on trains drawing up plays with EA (EA) founder Trip Hawkins in 1988. But one thing has remained consistent: The football franchise is still a perennial …

Apple Updates: Why iPhone Margins May Improve Despite Higher Costs; iPhone 6S Sales

Apple had an interesting week, reporting record sales of 13 million units of its new iPhone 6S over the opening weekend, while launching Apple Music and its broader content ecosystem in China, its second biggest market. In other news, IHS analysts published their tear-down analysis for the new …

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Counting the Cost, Even When It Hurts

Our broader mission at IFWE is to help Christians understand the power of economic thinking as part of whole-life stewardship. We believe that the …

Guy Uses Craigslist to Trade Phone Up to Porsche

There are many good deals to be had on Craigslist, but would you believe that at teenage boy managed to turn his old cell phone into a Porsche …

Do the Math: How Opportunity Costs Multiply Tuition

<i>Continued from Part 3</i>.<p>Derek* attended a Christian liberal arts college. He majored in Youth Ministry and graduated with roughly $80,000 in debt. After graduation, he was hired to work about three hours a week as one of two youth group leaders at his church, where I met him. The other group leader …

LeBron James only takes 2-year contract with Cavaliers

LeBron James is regarded as the best player in the world and was the No. 1 free agent this summer. Now, he is looking out for No. 1.<p>James plans to sign a two-year, $42.2 million contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers, a person familiar with details of the deal told USA TODAY Sports. That will allow …

Milton Friedman - The Free Lunch Myth

MLB suspends 13, including A-Rod

Major League Baseball came down heavy Monday on the players it found to have been involved with the South Florida anti-aging clinic Biogenesis, …

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