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Economic Growth: Cure-All or Curse

Most business and political leaders are on one side; they believe unrestrained economic growth is the answer to all society’s ills: unemployment, deficits, wars etc. Those with an equally shrill opposing position include many environmentalists and academics. They believe our natural … Continue reading

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“Water, water, everywhere, nor any drop to drink”

One of the most startling things I learned on my recent trip to India was that many Indian homes have access to government-supplied water for only one hour a day. Thus the above quote describes, in slightly exaggerated fashion, one … Continue reading

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