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ELLE on Earth. The press used to subsist on leaks; it now thrives on plants.

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The politician is not a liar or a demagogue but a product. It was therefore revealed a month ago that the hacks Marc Ambinder and Mike Allen of respectively the boring Atlantic and vapid Politico sold their souls to Hillary Clinton’s staff in order to get access: first reads were promised, quote approval, word veto, talking point insertion, narrative change and forced rewrite.

Time Warner, Conde Nast and Hearst don’t hire editors in chief anymore but editors able to understand the value of the marketing division to the newsroom and how they should be merged, which is code for content branding. Molenbeek broke my heart. Nice article, finally some truth.

Molenbeek broke my heart

Posted on 11/21/15 | 8:12 AM CET Dennis Here we go again, Mr Teun Voeten published this in Brusselnieuws.be (in Dutch) already months ago. Story of cities #5: Benin City, the mighty medieval capital now lost without trace. This is the story of a lost medieval city you’ve probably never heard about.

Story of cities #5: Benin City, the mighty medieval capital now lost without trace

Benin City, originally known as Edo, was once the capital of a pre-colonial African empire located in what is now southern Nigeria. The Benin empire was one of the oldest and most highly developed states in west Africa, dating back to the 11th century. Manteau de fourrure oversize - Coat Sale - Maje.com. A propos - e-Shop Marie Martens Paris. Marie Martens n’est pas une Parisienne comme les autres.

A propos - e-Shop Marie Martens Paris

Sa formule magique : une affection pour les belles matières et les détails chics, associé à un sens du style intemporel mais décalé. Robert Skidelsky knocks the scientific halo off mainstream economists' teaching and research. LONDON – In last month’s European Parliament election, euroskeptic and extremist parties won 25% of the popular vote, with the biggest gains chalked up in France, the United Kingdom, and Greece.

Robert Skidelsky knocks the scientific halo off mainstream economists' teaching and research.

These results were widely, and correctly, interpreted as showing the degree of disconnect between an arrogant European elite and ordinary citizens. Less noticed, because less obviously political, are today’s intellectual rumblings, of which French economist Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First Century, a withering indictment of growing inequality, is the latest manifestation. We may be witnessing the beginning of the end of the neoliberal capitalist consensus that has prevailed throughout the West since the 1980s – and that many claim led to the economic disaster of 2008-2009.

Education, Economics and Unlearning - The Report. “It is time to rethink some of the basic building blocks of economics”.

Education, Economics and Unlearning - The Report

These are the words of Andrew Haldane, Executive Director for Financial Stability at the Bank of England, in his foreword to this report. Economics is in crisis. The profession is under attack from the media, employers and the general public. Bargaining over Babies: Theory, Evidence, and Policy Implications. NBER Working Paper No. 22072Issued in March 2016NBER Program(s): CH EFG It takes a woman and a man to make a baby.

Bargaining over Babies: Theory, Evidence, and Policy Implications

This fact suggests that for a birth to take place, the parents should first agree on wanting a child. Using newly available data on fertility preferences and outcomes, we show that indeed, babies are likely to arrive only if both parents desire one, and there are many couples who disagree on having babies. We then build a bargaining model of fertility choice and match the model to data from a set of European countries with very low fertility rates. The distribution of the burden of child care between mothers and fathers turns out to be a key determinant of fertility. Je t'aime, Papa: Justin Trudeau's eulogy to his father. This speech first appeared in The Globe and Mail on Oct. 4, 2000, the day after Justin Trudeau delivered his eulogy at the state funeral for his father, Pierre Trudeau, at Notre-Dame Basilica in Montreal.

Je t'aime, Papa: Justin Trudeau's eulogy to his father

Friends, Romans, countrymen. Think you’s good at grammar? Try my seven golden rules. Yippee (or groan)!

Think you’s good at grammar? Try my seven golden rules

It’s National Grammar Day again. You didn’t know? Me neither, until recently. Penguin swims 5,000 miles every year to see man who saved his life. Today’s most heartwarming story is brought to you from a beach in Brazil.

Penguin swims 5,000 miles every year to see man who saved his life

It’s the story of a South American Magellanic penguin who swims 5,000 miles each year to be reunited with the man who saved his life. Retired bricklayer and part time fisherman Joao Pereira de Souza, 71, who lives in an island village just outside Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, found the tiny penguin, covered in oil and close to death, lying on rocks on his local beach in 2011. Robe-alexander-mcqueen-beige-2209195. It's OK to feel insecure sometimes – confidence lapses aren't character flaws. We’ve heard it all before: women need to up our confidence game.

We need to work on our self esteem, feel beautiful just the way we are, lean in, be bold, practice self care, battle our imposter syndrome and be a #girlboss. The superhero of artificial intelligence: can this genius keep it in check? Demis Hassabis has a modest demeanour and an unassuming countenance, but he is deadly serious when he tells me he is on a mission to “solve intelligence, and then use that to solve everything else”.

Coming from almost anyone else, the statement would be laughable; from him, not so much. Hassabis is the 39-year-old former chess master and video-games designer whose artificial intelligence research start-up, DeepMind, was bought by Google in 2014 for a reported $625 million. He is the son of immigrants, attended a state comprehensive in Finchley and holds degrees from Cambridge and UCL in computer science and cognitive neuroscience. A “visionary” manager, according to those who work with him, Hassabis also reckons he has found a way to “make science research efficient” and says he is leading an “Apollo programme for the 21st century”.

When economists ignore the human factor, we all pay the price. The Guardian recently asked nine economists whether we’re heading for another global financial crash and they gave many different answers. Yet still we turn to economists as if they were physicists, armed with scientific predictions about the behaviour of the body economic. We consumers of economics, and economists themselves, need to be more realistic about what economics can do. More modesty on both the supply and the demand side of economics will produce better results. Following the great crash that began nearly a decade ago, there has been some soul-searching about what economics got wrong. Hellovox - Grow your ideas. Heribert Watzke: The brain in your gut.

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Between Debt and the Devil by Adair Turner review – should the government start printing money? After the crisis of 2008, every concerned citizen wanted to understand what had been going on in the City to take us all to the brink of bankruptcy. The Best Way to Lose Weight in a Week - Lose Weight Fast. Advertisement - Continue Reading Below Cosmo has come up with a fat-torching plan that really will subtract up to 5 pounds from your bod in seven days — without starvation, bizarre supplements, or cutting out entire food groups. How to Lose Weight Fast: 3 Simple Steps, Based on Science. There are many ways to lose a lot of weight fast. However, most of them will make you hungry and unsatisfied. If you don’t have iron willpower, then hunger will cause you to give up on these plans quickly.

The plan outlined here will: Reduce your appetite significantly.Make you lose weight quickly, without hunger.Improve your metabolic health at the same time. Here is a simple 3-step plan to lose weight fast. How to Lose Weight Fast - Quick & Easy Weight Loss Tips. Heat Things Up.

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23 Brilliant Life Lessons From Anthony Bourdain - Airows. Mhairi Black: SNP MP's maiden speech in full. Beware inspirational online images – they may be more insidious than you think. While walking past a McDonald’s restaurant in the Philippines a medical student, Joyce Torrefranca, spotted a young boy sitting outside doing his homework at an improvised table. Magyar Nemzeti Bank. Prospective students: ISS.nl. 3 big problems with how we think about results and development.

Glenn Stevens: The changing landscape of central banking. The landscape of central banking has changed a great deal in the three decades I have been involved in it, and especially since the financial crisis beginning in 2007. Comically Explained: The 6 Kinds Of Corporate Org Charts. Ed Lake on Why are so many people so co... Ian D. Quick sur Twitter : "This always makes me laugh at loud. Actual policing concept of operations from actual UN peacekeeping mission.

Secret aid worker: flaky aid boys and other development love-life disasters. 75% of Cross-Functional Teams Are Dysfunctional. How can big aid organizations become Fit for the Future? Summary of my new paper. Powell, Building a Safer Payment System. Could Payments Innovations Leave Banks Behind? Over 1,000 banks across the world use RMB for payments with China and Hong Kong. The True Cost. Zero Waste Home: Book. Why Islam doesn’t need a reformation. Livia Firth: the fashion industry is 'so messed up'

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