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Two Recommended Medical Centers in Curitiba, Brazil

Curitiba – located in ParanĂ¡ state is the most important city in southern Brazil . Curitiba is the second largest car manufacturer and is regarded as the best place for investments in Brazil. Attractions include gardens, an opera house and … Continue reading Continue reading

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A History of Hybrid Cars

As people become more environmentally conscious, gas prices begin to soar, and independence of foreign oil becomes more of a concern, hybrid cars become more and more popular. A hybrid automobile is defined as a vehicle that uses more than … Continue reading

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Don’t Fall for the Jobs Data Deception

The June nonfarm payrolls report blew past expectations, with 287,000 jobs created versus 175,000 expected. This is a stark contrast to the downward revision for May, which left the month at just 11,000 jobs created. That’s a substantial shift from … Continue reading

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What Jobs Are Safe From Automation?

The road to automation requires robots to collaborate with humans, rather than simply replacing them altogether. Majority of jobs will still require human intervention to some degree. The risk of job automation is highest in predictable, manual, and repetitive work … Continue reading

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Green Jobs – Will the "Going Green" Movement Create Jobs?

In February 2009 Congress passed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), also known as the Stimulus Bill. Money has been allocated for a variety of “shovel ready” projects – anything that can get people quickly and gainfully … Continue reading

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Trade, Jobs and Growth: Facts Before Folly

Trade. Our new President rails against it, unions denigrate it, and unemployed blame it. And not without reason. On trade, jobs and economic growth, the US has performed less than stellar. Let's look at the data, but then drill down … Continue reading

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Will Robots Take Our Jobs?

The degree to which robots will take our jobs will largely depend on whether robots can effectively substitute or augment our work. There are various scenarios at play here that will determine whether robots will take over our jobs: 1. … Continue reading

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Fear Is Okay, Complacency Kills Jobs

The collision of demographic changes, the rapid spread of automation and rising income inequality will have the potential to trigger an unparalleled major economic and employment disruption far greater than we have ever experienced. Understanding and planning for these inevitable … Continue reading

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