World Vol.90 (incl The New York Times, Bloomberg Politics)

"This is the worst idea I've ever heard," says @kevinolearytv on @POTUS proposal to raise minimum wage to $15. "Small businesses are on their knees right now." pic.twitter.com/phCJYLtPrT — Squawk Box (@SquawkCNBC) January 22, 2021 BREAKING: Merck ends COVID-19 vaccine program but will continue to work on the two drug candidates in development. $MRK@MegTirrell reports: … Continue reading “World Vol.90 (incl The New York Times, Bloomberg Politics)”

U.S. universities and colleges Vol.7 (Cornell, Dartmouth) / New York Vol.40 / New Hampshire Vol.16

There are many sources of dangerous bacteria, explains CALS professor Martin Wiedmann (@foodsafetyprof) and they might not be anywhere near your food. #foodsafety @ConsumerReports @BigRedFoodSci https://t.co/AlLKWTudjI — Cornell CALS (@CornellCALS) January 5, 2021 CALS dean @BenHoulton worked with @EFIForTheFuture on a new report that examines cutting-edge approaches for reducing carbon emissions from forests, farms and … Continue reading “U.S. universities and colleges Vol.7 (Cornell, Dartmouth) / New York Vol.40 / New Hampshire Vol.16”

New York Vol.39 (corporations: Protective Industrial Products)

PIP® has been working diligently to comply with government directives to limit the spread of the coronavirus. Our top priority is maintaining the health and safety of our employees. Our thoughts are with those battling this global pandemic. Read more: https://t.co/SLogFd2GkS — Protective Industrial Products (@PIP_Global) March 26, 2020 Wondering what's new at PIP®? 180+ … Continue reading “New York Vol.39 (corporations: Protective Industrial Products)”

New York Vol.38 (corporations: Henry Schein)

"I believe, at the end of the day, people want to be engaged with companies that make a difference in the world." Stanley Bergman, Chairman and CEO, joins Guy Ezekiel, Managing Partner at @Pitango, to share the lessons learned which have led to success. https://t.co/guOFOLkBDZ — Henry Schein (@HenrySchein) November 5, 2020 Stanley Bergman, Chairman … Continue reading “New York Vol.38 (corporations: Henry Schein)”

New York Vol.37 (corporations: Regeneron)

See how #antibody and vaccine approaches for #COVID19 compare and how each is manufactured: https://t.co/t1YQv1suNL pic.twitter.com/5tkIvblrjQ — Regeneron (@Regeneron) August 20, 2020 We are collaborating with @Roche to significantly increase global supply of Regeneron’s investigational antibody cocktail for #COVID19: https://t.co/A4i6ZZh482 pic.twitter.com/N1lEfTrKmO — Regeneron (@Regeneron) August 19, 2020 Watch: Drew Murphy, PhD, EVP of Research, explains … Continue reading “New York Vol.37 (corporations: Regeneron)”

New York Vol.36 (corporations: Bristol Myers Squibb)

How might brain volume loss impact #MultipleSclerosis patients? During #MSVirtual2020, learn more about the relationship between MS and the brain. — Bristol Myers Squibb (@bmsnews) September 11, 2020 #MEDIA: Learn how we’re accelerating progress across cancers with high unmet needs through our upcoming presentations at this year’s #ESMO20 congress. https://t.co/FMk23QXxgz pic.twitter.com/Gur4aqi9hz — Bristol Myers Squibb … Continue reading “New York Vol.36 (corporations: Bristol Myers Squibb)”

New York Vol.35 (corporations: Pfizer)

As states open up and stay-at-home orders are lifted this summer, experts offer advice on limiting your risk of exposure to the coronavirus. Learn more: — Pfizer Inc. (@pfizer) September 8, 2020 We now have more than 25,000 participants dosed in our #COVID19 vaccine clinical trial.  Learn more about our progress in developing a potential #COVID19 … Continue reading “New York Vol.35 (corporations: Pfizer)”

New York Vol.34

Swiss researchers developing transparent face masks https://t.co/PikhpTmpLy pic.twitter.com/tH487wE5ZM — New York Post (@nypost) June 13, 2020 Mandatory face masks may dramatically slow coronavirus spread, study claims https://t.co/zygb7cpZXi pic.twitter.com/iwGYtwzvP1 — New York Post (@nypost) June 12, 2020 NYC salon's lockdown waiting list for $1K haircuts is booming https://t.co/NA3q4s918n pic.twitter.com/Bl84Ox6Uvy — New York Post (@nypost) June 12, … Continue reading “New York Vol.34”

New York Vol.33 (incl #coronavirus)

Covid-19 mortality rates were high for some 19,000 single adults in dormitory-style shelters where social distancing often is lacking, a report finds https://t.co/l35iIdAaqk — WSJ New York (@WSJNY) June 9, 2020 “We are residents here, and we are in a crisis here, right now.” https://t.co/IXhbO8s8Q0 — WSJ New York (@WSJNY) June 9, 2020 Video footage … Continue reading “New York Vol.33 (incl #coronavirus)”

New York Vol.32 (incl protests, #coronavirus)

While a full sense of normalcy may be a ways away, many popular spots across the nation offer meal kits that ship nationwide to make dinner at home feel like a restaurant. https://t.co/V4XXoAhBut — New York Daily News (@NYDailyNews) June 9, 2020 The biggest changes restaurants made because of coronavirus and which might stayhttps://t.co/Oz8HQnJfjX — … Continue reading “New York Vol.32 (incl protests, #coronavirus)”

New York Vol.31

After recovering from coronavirus, a priest in Queens found a way to minister to his people in one of the hardest hit areas of the city. https://t.co/zUpUhWXRHh — NYT Photo (@nytimesphoto) May 24, 2020 We asked the residents of one building in Jamaica, Queens, what they’ve learned in quarantine and what they are looking forward … Continue reading “New York Vol.31”

New York Vol.30

“The question is just how much [erosion of freedom] is necessary.” Does an #ExecutiveOrder mandating that cloth #FaceMasks be worn by healthy people infringe on #ConstitutionalRights and is it legal? https://t.co/eQI3e0asOn — The Epoch Times (@EpochTimes) June 9, 2020 “The police are doing an impossible job.”@NYGovCuomo denounced violence against #Police and urged prosecutors to charge … Continue reading “New York Vol.30”

New York Vol.29 (incl protests, #coronavirus)

Inside the MTA's 13-point plan to boost subway and bus service as NYC reopens https://t.co/bheMOReoXe — amNewYork (@amNewYork) June 5, 2020 #ICYMI: Trump administration selects five coronavirus vaccine candidates as finalists: NYT https://t.co/sf5VNtbO9K — amNewYork (@amNewYork) June 6, 2020 A new report took a look at which neighborhoods in New York City had the most … Continue reading “New York Vol.29 (incl protests, #coronavirus)”

New York Vol.28 (incl #coronavirus, protests)

Addiction treatment services have found a useful new tool to serve their patients — telehealth. https://t.co/mk6gz4XOIn — NNY360 & Watertown Daily Times (@wdtnews) June 3, 2020 Through the @sunypotsdam1816 Department of Public Health and Human Performance, Kelly Bonnar, an associate professor, is exploring beliefs about the threat of the novel coronavirus and the disease it … Continue reading “New York Vol.28 (incl #coronavirus, protests)”

New York Vol.27 (incl #coronavirus, protests)

A total of 518 acres of the farm, which is located in an area of increasing development, has been granted permanent protection. https://t.co/cENSnLVSFh — stargazette.com (@stargazette) June 3, 2020 Americans face a post-COVID-19 future that could include fewer jobs at stores, frugal shoppers and a greater number of people postponing retirement. https://t.co/tcuF6NhHZB — stargazette.com (@stargazette) … Continue reading “New York Vol.27 (incl #coronavirus, protests)”

New York Vol.26 (incl #coronavirus, protests)

“The U.S. and Canada are so intertwined, so interconnected. We make things together, it’s together that we compete effectively against China, against the rest of the world.” https://t.co/DFUTzyw8Zv — Press-Republican (@pressrepublican) May 24, 2020 The Press-Republican is on the list. @pressrepublican needs subscriber and advertiser support more than ever during this tough time. https://t.co/avLhZ2b1eg — … Continue reading “New York Vol.26 (incl #coronavirus, protests)”

New York Vol.25 (incl #coronavirus)

Ithaca's favorite activities, like sailing, cycling and college sports, wait on go-ahead to return. https://t.co/7ecwkW1dR9 — IthacaJournal (@ithacajournal) May 28, 2020 Ithaca restaurants adapted to coronavirus shutdown by pivoting to takeout, developing new menu items, prepping for reopening. https://t.co/Irl8OVpPTT — IthacaJournal (@ithacajournal) May 28, 2020 As of Tuesday, eight New York state regions were cleared … Continue reading “New York Vol.25 (incl #coronavirus)”

New York Vol.24 (incl #coronavirus)

Watch: Cuomo announces start to reopening of Hudson Valley businesses https://t.co/u9ufjbAm9q #ROC — Democrat & Chronicle (@DandC) May 27, 2020 Definition of "Rochester weather": We set a record high and record low (27 degrees on May 13) less than two weeks apart. https://t.co/7JHyIhWAZW — Democrat & Chronicle (@DandC) May 26, 2020 Watch: This ad finished … Continue reading “New York Vol.24 (incl #coronavirus)”

New York Vol.23 (economy, cities)

New York’s Economy: The 6 Industries Driving GDP Growth (06/25/2019) | @Investopedia Financial Services, Health Care, Professional and Technical Services, Retail Trade, Manufacturing, Educational Services Labor Statistics | @NYSLabor Counties | @NYGov 2018 Annual Report (PDF; 06/15/2019) | @NYDFS page 1 The Department of Financial Services (DFS) supervises and regulates the activities of more than … Continue reading “New York Vol.23 (economy, cities)”

New York Vol.22 (CUNY: School of Law, School of Professional Studies)

Horizon Juvenile Center isn't able to supply books teens often want. @friendsny127 have brought together @boogiedownbooks and generous donors to help address the issue. Soon, Horizon's teenagers will be receiving an education they deserve. via @thecity https://t.co/bTc7ystypH — CUNY School of Law (@CUNYLaw) July 19, 2019 Last weekend's blackout allegedly worsened NY's environment. Emergencies like … Continue reading “New York Vol.22 (CUNY: School of Law, School of Professional Studies)”

New York Vol.21 (CUNY: Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism)

.@isvettverde, '18, explores the cultural history and the craft behind your favorite shade of millennial pink. #NewmarkJ18https://t.co/3kjMWLj1Lf — Newmark J-School (@newmarkjschool) July 18, 2019 Here's the latest dispatch from Puerto Rico, where @nataliarodmed, '19, is covering the protests against Gov. Ricardo Rosselló for @latinorebels. #NewmarkJ19 #PuertoRico https://t.co/z5k5ANxumm — Newmark J-School (@newmarkjschool) July 17, 2019 Our … Continue reading “New York Vol.21 (CUNY: Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism)”

New York Vol.20 (CUNY: Graduate School of Public Health & Health Policy, School of Labor & Urban Studies)

“Individuals decide what they put in their mouth and what they smoke,” Professor Nicholas Freudenberg told the Corporate Crime Reporter. “But corporations also have a responsibility. And in a decent society, healthy choices ought to be easy choices.” https://t.co/bavpODokhd — CUNY Grad School of Public Health & Health Policy (@CUNYSPH) July 17, 2019 “These findings … Continue reading “New York Vol.20 (CUNY: Graduate School of Public Health & Health Policy, School of Labor & Urban Studies)”

New York Vol.19 (CUNY: School of Medicine, Master’s in Translational Medicine at City College)

CUNY School Of Medicine Far Outpaces Nationwide Progress In Enrollment Of Racial, Ethnic Minorities – CUNY Newswire #CUNYSchoolofMedicine #SophieDavis #CUNYhttps://t.co/YPJtrMI5CC — CUNYSchoolofMedicine (@CunyMedicine) February 9, 2019 #CUNYSchoolofMedicine#CSOM #sophiedavis@CUNY CUNY School of Medicine Aims to Impact Health Care Disparities https://t.co/WLTDL4MdfC — CUNYSchoolofMedicine (@CunyMedicine) February 20, 2019 The Struggle and Triumph of America's First Black Doctors https://t.co/so6uFb5ztJ … Continue reading “New York Vol.19 (CUNY: School of Medicine, Master’s in Translational Medicine at City College)”

New York Vol.18 (CUNY: The Graduate Center)

A study by Prof. Patrizia Casaccia and researchers at @asrc_gc and @SinaiBrain offers new hope for managing progressive multiple sclerosis, which has been especially challenging to treat https://t.co/lC9vFLBaxa pic.twitter.com/eZQgvzf6xF — The Graduate Center (@GC_CUNY) July 15, 2019 See how Twitter helped @cunygcsociology alum Alexandrea J. Ravenelle (@AJRavenelleNYC ) land a coveted tenure-track position @UNC https://t.co/Q9Xf2M50k8 … Continue reading “New York Vol.18 (CUNY: The Graduate Center)”

New York Vol.17 (CUNY: Lehman College, Medgar Evers College, College of Staten Island, York College)

“This finding reveals that at least two species of hominin (humans and human relatives from the branch of the family tree after our split from chimpanzees) inhabited southeastern Europe appx. 200,000 years ago,”—Lehman Prof. Eric Delson for @voxdoctcom https://t.co/IW1HKZhWcx — Lehman College (@LehmanCollege) July 14, 2019 Lehman College student Kaylynn Lopez has launched a new … Continue reading “New York Vol.17 (CUNY: Lehman College, Medgar Evers College, College of Staten Island, York College)”

New York Vol.16 (CUNY: Queens College, City College of Technology, John Jay College)

The house of my mother is empty.I have emptied it of all her things.The house of my mother is sold withAll its trees and their usual tall music. We mourn the passing of renowned #poet #MariePonsot, who taught #English here for 25 years. #AsIs #try https://t.co/36DVXogrXo — Queens College|CUNY (@QC_News) July 8, 2019 QC #scientists … Continue reading “New York Vol.16 (CUNY: Queens College, City College of Technology, John Jay College)”

New York Vol.15 (City University of New York (CUNY): City College, Hunter College, Baruch College, Brooklyn College)

Consider the #science of the shoreline when you're at the #beach this weekend. At #CCNY @DivOfScience, Prof Maria Tzortziou leads a vital ecological study of #LongIslandSound supported by @NOAA @nyseagrant @ctseagrant @LISStudy @EPA https://t.co/HYtVS6oG3F pic.twitter.com/1IUFoeFSNf — City College of NY (@CityCollegeNY) July 3, 2019 New from #CCNY Prof Michael Lubell, "Navigating the Maze: How #Science … Continue reading “New York Vol.15 (City University of New York (CUNY): City College, Hunter College, Baruch College, Brooklyn College)”

New York Vol.14 (SUNY: Plattsburgh, Brockport, Old Westbury, Alfred, Farmingdale, FIT, Morrisville, Canton, Cobleskill, Delhi, Maritime)

https://twitter.com/SUNYPlattsburgh/status/1147309354330263552 SUNY Plattsburgh Announces Spring 2019 Dean's List. The list includes students from 20 states, Washington, D.C., and 31 other countries. https://t.co/jiuixOSagu #PlattsLife pic.twitter.com/GeBDRynUWH — SUNY Plattsburgh (@SUNYPlattsburgh) June 24, 2019 Kathleen Camelo, M.D., director of our Student Health and Counseling Center shares her story on North Country Public Radio. Listen at the link …. … Continue reading “New York Vol.14 (SUNY: Plattsburgh, Brockport, Old Westbury, Alfred, Farmingdale, FIT, Morrisville, Canton, Cobleskill, Delhi, Maritime)”

New York Vol.13 (SUNY: Buffalo State, Empire State, Purchase, Geneseo, New Paltz, Oswego, Potsdam, Cortland, Oneonta, Fredonia)

Can't make it to campus for Commencement? We've got you covered ⤵️ https://t.co/YhLTtLtDLf via @YouTube — SUNY Buffalo State (@buffalostate) May 18, 2019 The @buffalostate Art Conservation Department is one of only three graduate programs of its kind in the U.S. Students are offered tremendous hands-on experience, and find careers as conservators with institutions such … Continue reading “New York Vol.13 (SUNY: Buffalo State, Empire State, Purchase, Geneseo, New Paltz, Oswego, Potsdam, Cortland, Oneonta, Fredonia)”

New York Vol.12 (SUNY: Polytechnic Institute, Downstate Medical Center, Upstate Medical University, College of Optometry, College of Environmental Science and Forestry)

#SUNYPolyNews: SUNY Poly Professors Awarded Grant to Continue Mohawk River Contamination Research Read more: https://t.co/XH2yPzTFww pic.twitter.com/45tCvKenCN — SUNY Polytechnic Institute (@SUNYPolyInst) July 2, 2019 Last week, the local Valley/Utica @UnitedWay came to our Utica campus to fill bags with ingredients for local food pantries during their Day of Action (via @uticaOD) View gallery: https://t.co/NMTPxW3ZTM pic.twitter.com/efrXt6HAoN … Continue reading “New York Vol.12 (SUNY: Polytechnic Institute, Downstate Medical Center, Upstate Medical University, College of Optometry, College of Environmental Science and Forestry)”

New York Vol.11 (SUNY: Stony Brook University)

A revolutionary heart surgery using a new kind of stent gave one man a second chance of life after his aorta tore. Learn more about the innovative procedure on @Newsday. https://t.co/x61GBLUp8c #FarBeyond #innovation @StonyBrookMed — Stony Brook U. (@stonybrooku) June 13, 2019 Greed, inertia, & influence peddling could leave tens of thousands without clean water, … Continue reading “New York Vol.11 (SUNY: Stony Brook University)”

New York Vol.10 (SUNY: Stony Brook University)

The least appreciated—but most important—aspect of the political economy of #ModernMonetaryTheory is its treatment of inflation. See what #StonyBrookU prof @StephanieKelton said politicians can do to stem the increase on @barronsonline. https://t.co/kp4vIUdGNO @SBUArtsSciences — Stony Brook U. (@stonybrooku) July 1, 2019 What's making #ModernMonetaryTheory work in Japan? #StonyBrookU prof @StephanieKelton explains why spending big and … Continue reading “New York Vol.10 (SUNY: Stony Brook University)”

New York Vol.9 (SUNY: University at Buffalo)

https://twitter.com/UBSchoolofMGT/status/1140972885835730944 ‘[Amazon] would make next-day delivery available for a greater percentage of the population more quickly as a first mover than other big-box retailers,” says Charles Lindsey, associate professor of marketing.#UBuffalo #UBMgt https://t.co/0YnZqVUorO — UB School of Management (@UBSchoolofMGT) June 11, 2019 https://twitter.com/UBSchoolofMGT/status/1135561066359021568 https://twitter.com/UBSchoolofMGT/status/1131939065379598337 U.S. policies withdrawing from multilateral trade agreements may be misguided because … Continue reading “New York Vol.9 (SUNY: University at Buffalo)”

New York Vol.8 (SUNY: University at Buffalo)

https://twitter.com/UBuffalo/status/1147523348915740678 "When people don't have access to basic needs like food, shelter, clean water and sanitation, people suffer, and population health, on the whole, is worse off." –#UBuffalo expert on health issues affecting the #homeless https://t.co/uOyec3qgwN — UBuffalo (@UBuffalo) July 2, 2019 Learning how drugs work. #UBuffalo chemist is working on research that could lead … Continue reading “New York Vol.8 (SUNY: University at Buffalo)”

New York Vol.7 (State University of New York (SUNY): Binghamton University, University at Albany)

The U.S. Air Force Research Lab awarded $1.4 million to a joint project from Lockheed Martin's Owego division and Binghamton's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering for production of “chameleon circuits” to prevent chip hacking. https://t.co/09dUrCNZsZ — Binghamton University (@binghamtonu) June 27, 2019 More coverage for our archaeology research, this time in @SmithsonianMag! https://t.co/LjXGZng3w0 — … Continue reading “New York Vol.7 (State University of New York (SUNY): Binghamton University, University at Albany)”

New York Vol.6 (University of Rochester)

Why can we see moving objects against their backgrounds? #URresearch https://t.co/SQXHbChR3i — Univ. of Rochester (@UofR) July 5, 2019 More wise words from Rochester alumna Donna Strickland '89 (PhD), who gave the 2019 College commencement ceremony address: https://t.co/eqbFMzvgB7 https://t.co/8ONt4ZrPJ3 — Univ. of Rochester (@UofR) July 5, 2019 On July 5, 1852, Frederick Douglass delivered his … Continue reading “New York Vol.6 (University of Rochester)”

New York Vol.5 (Rochester Institute of Technology)

RIT Professor Korfmacher captured this photo of an outdoor art exhibit depicting patterns of streams, wetlands, and glaciers at the children’s waterpark attached to the Krezeum, a storm and waste water museum in the eco-district of Hyllie in Malmö. #ritstudyabroad #urbanecology pic.twitter.com/lYDl9D3UQq — College of Science at RIT (@RITscience) July 5, 2019 Waterfall art enhances … Continue reading “New York Vol.5 (Rochester Institute of Technology)”

Ireland Vol.38 (St. Patrick’s Day 2019 Vol.2: Chicago, Boston, New York)

GOING GREEN: The Chicago River is dyed a vivid green in celebration of St. Patrick's Day! https://t.co/iJaCzjIve5 pic.twitter.com/4XvFt9R2My — ABC News (@ABC) March 16, 2019 The Chicago River was on Saturday dyed green in honor of St. Patrick's Day, as the city prepared for its world-renowned parade. #StPatricksWeekend https://t.co/QQSgYc4yQe pic.twitter.com/nKSbJ5zKdH — Circa (@Circa) March 16, … Continue reading “Ireland Vol.38 (St. Patrick’s Day 2019 Vol.2: Chicago, Boston, New York)”

New York Vol.4

Today in History: New York ratifies #Constitution, 1788 #otd #tih https://t.co/el7ZZ7jCUD pic.twitter.com/r8a1oeHpYG — Library of Congress (@librarycongress) July 26, 2018 Nearly 30 New York State farms will receive assistance through the New Farmers Grant Fund and Veterans Farmer Grant Fund: https://t.co/62M1bViA0t — EmpireStateDev (@EmpireStateDev) June 29, 2018 Empire State manufacturing index edges down from 8-month … Continue reading “New York Vol.4”

New York Vol.3

The strategy behind the region's most successful farmers market https://t.co/c3DUyJTk53 pic.twitter.com/VRP2DO1DRs — Albany Business Review (@AlbanyBizReview) July 18, 2018 The striking Empire State Plaza has become a cultural center for thousands of Albany visitors each year. Check out the must-see sites including @NYSCapitolVisit, @nysmuseum, @cornerstoneATP, @TheEggPAC and more! #DiscoverAlbany https://t.co/tuNpUFTUfG — Discover Albany (@discoveralbany) April … Continue reading “New York Vol.3”

New York Vol.2

ICYMI Rochester was selected by @Citi Foundation & @living_cities as a finalist for the #CityAccelerator because we’re looking at new ways to support #LocalBiz and grow jobs. Check out our pitch on https://t.co/I5CLxm3oTQ — City of Rochester NY (@CityRochesterNY) June 20, 2018 Imagine a world where the words “the Eagle has landed” weren't uttered. It’s … Continue reading “New York Vol.2”

New York Vol.1

NY https://t.co/hytFK8KAtt 1¾+%'16https://t.co/ytBaXGK4lS healthierhttps://t.co/0Pfu88So2rhttps://t.co/zSvN9SBi8O pic.twitter.com/JPMc15j09A — World Solutions USA (@wsi_usa) April 18, 2016 http://t.co/ESWNp2cvmL @ABetterNY @hraadvisors NYTM@NYSP2I http://t.co/Lt94MUjTjX @RITtigers @ClarksonUniv @RPIMuellerCent @UBuffaloUrbnPln — World Solutions USA (@wsi_usa) August 16, 2015 Importance of Agri to #NYState Econ NYSComptroller http://t.co/zSvN9SBi8O#Upstate demographic http://t.co/XegyA32ns4 pic.twitter.com/g6SADW09dJ — World Solutions USA (@wsi_usa) August 16, 2015 NY @Rooseveltisland:World’s Tallest @NYPassiveHouse…@cornell_tech @CPExecutive http://t.co/U3CM4wEhUc … Continue reading “New York Vol.1”

UK Vol.71 (England Vol.3 – Yorkshire and the Humber)

North Yorkshire @northyorkscc @YNYChamber @UniOfYork @DraxNews £23.7million to Grow York, North Yorkshire and East Riding’s Economy | @bizinspiredgrow BETTER JOBS, MORE HOMES, NEW INVESTMENT – STRATEGIC ECONOMIC PLAN UPDATE 2016 (PDF) | York, North Yorkshire & East Riding LEP – The LEP Network York, North Yorkshire and East Riding – LEP REPORT (PDF) | @EmsiData … Continue reading “UK Vol.71 (England Vol.3 – Yorkshire and the Humber)”

Science and Technology Vol.11 (artificial intelligence, robotics, etc.)

#AI taking self-synchronizing intelligent #drones to a whole new level.#ArtificialIntelligence #Drone #Robot #Robotics #Robotic #Tech #Technology #ML #MachineLearning #video #MakeYourOwnLane #defstar5 #mpgvip pic.twitter.com/hOVLZFKw3d — Gaurav (@iamGrvJ) December 15, 2019 Scaled Robotics wins Startup Battlefield at Disrupt Berlin 2019. This startup is transforming the construction industry by creating a manufacturing process that is lean, efficient and … Continue reading “Science and Technology Vol.11 (artificial intelligence, robotics, etc.)”

Ireland Vol.43 (Leinster Vol.10 – City of Dublin Vol.3)

The Dublin City Development Plan (2016-2022) | @DubCityCouncil Chapter 6 – City Economy and Enterprise | @DubCityCouncil About Dublin | @DubCham Dublin | BRITANNICA Dublin Economic Monitor | @DubCityCouncil Dublin Economic Monitor (PDF; 05/2018) | @ey Dublin Economic Monitor | @GovDataIE,@IRLDeptPER DublinDashboard: How’s Dublin Doing? – Dublin Economic Monitor | @MaynoothUni Dublin City economy seeing … Continue reading “Ireland Vol.43 (Leinster Vol.10 – City of Dublin Vol.3)”

US Policy Changes Vol.98 (Foreign Policy Vol.14: Turkey’s lira crisis)

Excerpts are on our own. Trump Is the First President to Get Turkey Right: Good riddance to the so-called strategic relationship between Washington and Ankara. (08/13/2018) | STEVEN A. COOK @ForeignPolicy … Then there is the detention of Pastor Andrew Brunson in Turkey since October 2016. This has become a flashpoint between the two countries … Continue reading “US Policy Changes Vol.98 (Foreign Policy Vol.14: Turkey’s lira crisis)”

Switzerland Vol.3

Switzerland | OECD Switzerland | The World Bank Switzerland | The European Commission 2018 Index of Economic Freedom – Switzerland | The Heritage Foundation Switzerland: Economy | global EDGE – Michigan State University The Economic Performance of Swiss Regions – Indicators of Economic Performance, Composition of Cantonal Economies and Clusters of Traded Industries (PDF) | … Continue reading “Switzerland Vol.3”

US Policy Changes Vol.64 (Economy Vol.13 / Employment Vol.8 – incl middle class, income, inequality)

Here is an article on middle class, income, inequality, et al. Excerpt is on our own. The Secret Shame of Middle-Class Americans: Nearly half of Americans would have trouble finding $400 to pay for an emergency. I’m one of them. (May 2016) | Neal Gabler @SUNY @TheAtlantic …“monitor the financial and economic status of American … Continue reading “US Policy Changes Vol.64 (Economy Vol.13 / Employment Vol.8 – incl middle class, income, inequality)”

US Policy Changes Vol.62 (Energy Vol.4 – free market, electricity franchise, the environment)

Here are articles on energy, free market, electricity franchise, the environment, et al. Excerpts are on our own. ‘America First’ Energy Plan Challenges Free Market Realities (2/7/2017) | @jeffbradynpr … “Drilling for oil and gas has picked up remarkably,” he says. In its Feb. 3 “rig count,” the oil field services company Baker Hughes reports … Continue reading “US Policy Changes Vol.62 (Energy Vol.4 – free market, electricity franchise, the environment)”

US Policy Changes Vol.57 (National Security Vol.4 – nuclear ideas)

Here is a report: 10 Big Nuclear Ideas (PDF; Nov 2016) | @TomCollina & @GeoffTWilson @plough_shares. Excerpt is on our own. @SenMarkey – Reduce, Reform, and Restrain: a Nuclear Agenda for the 21st Century The diverse perspectives in this report are united around a common vision, one that Ploughshares Fund has embodied and promoted with … Continue reading “US Policy Changes Vol.57 (National Security Vol.4 – nuclear ideas)”

US Policy Changes Vol.46 (Economy Vol.10 / Employment Vol.5 – incl trade, paid leave, minimum wage, income)

Here are articles on employment, trade, paid leave, minimum wage, income, et al. Excerpts are on our own. How the ‘Losers’ in America’s Trade Policies Got Left Behind – The U.S. has not figured out how to help people whose jobs were outsourced overseas. Can the problem be solved? (10/19/2016) | @AlanaSemuels @TheAtlantic … Though … Continue reading “US Policy Changes Vol.46 (Economy Vol.10 / Employment Vol.5 – incl trade, paid leave, minimum wage, income)”

US Policy Changes Vol.43 (Hospitality Vol.2 – tourism, gig economy, merger)

Here are articles on tourism in Cuba, gig economy in the rides and rooms industries, AT&T-Time Warner merger, and FCC’s spectrum auction. Excerpts are on our own. Tourism in Cuba: Riding the wave toward sustainable prosperity (12/2/2016) | @rfeinberg2012 and Richard S. Newfarmer @BrookingsEcon … One shock was negative: Cuba’s main international commercial partners—Venezuela, Brazil, … Continue reading “US Policy Changes Vol.43 (Hospitality Vol.2 – tourism, gig economy, merger)”

US Policy Changes Vol.37 (Trade Vol.5 – metro areas, currency exchanges, globalization)

Here are @BrookingsInst’s articles on trade, metro areas, currency and globalization. Excerpts are on our own. Americans most affected by trade voted for Trump (12/14/2016) | @joeparilla and @MarkMuro1 @BrookingsMetro … Economic theory acknowledges that global trade offers benefits that should be celebrated and exacts costs that cannot be ignored. As the Council on Foreign … Continue reading “US Policy Changes Vol.37 (Trade Vol.5 – metro areas, currency exchanges, globalization)”

US Policy Changes Vol.35 (Economy Vol.7 / Employment Vol.3: middle class, income, inequality)

Here are articles and radio programs on middle class, income, inequality, et al. Excerpts are on our own. The American Middle Class Meltdown (Radio; 12/14/2015) | Jacob Hacker… @WBUR Jacob Hacker’s Interview on Rising Inequality “Winner-Take-All Politics: How Washington Made the Rich Richer and Turned Its Back on the Middle Class” (Radio; 9/9/2015) | Jacob … Continue reading “US Policy Changes Vol.35 (Economy Vol.7 / Employment Vol.3: middle class, income, inequality)”

US Policy Changes Vol.32 (Miscellaneous Vol.2 – voter turnout)

Here is an academic article on voter turnout: Increasing Voter Turnout: Is Democracy Day the Answer? (PDF; February 2009) | Henry S. Farber, Center for Economic Policy Studies (CEPS) @PrincetonEcon. Excerpt is on our own. Introduction … Some have argued that an important cause of low turnoput in the United States is a cumbersome registration … Continue reading “US Policy Changes Vol.32 (Miscellaneous Vol.2 – voter turnout)”

US Policy Changes Vol.30 (Miscellaneous Vol.1 – tri-state area demography)

Here is an academic article on tri-state area demography: The Receding Metropolitan Perimeter: A New Postsuburban Demographic Normal (w PDF; 2014) | James W. Hughes, Joseph J. Seneca @blousteinschool. Excerpt is on our own. … The new postwar suburbs of the 1950s, ’60s, and ’70s were an escape from inner-city turmoil, crime, poverty, failing schools, … Continue reading “US Policy Changes Vol.30 (Miscellaneous Vol.1 – tri-state area demography)”

US Policy Changes Vol.27 (Energy Vol.3 – incl key posts, the environment)

Here are articles on energy and the environment. Excerpts are on my own. Trump’s cabinet could change the face of U.S. energy policy (12/15/2016) | @DanielBush @NewsHour … Under his tenure, the departments of the Interior, Energy, State and the Environmental Protection Agency pushed plans to grow wind and solar power… …Oklahoma Attorney General Scott … Continue reading “US Policy Changes Vol.27 (Energy Vol.3 – incl key posts, the environment)”

US Policy Changes Vol.12 (Trade Vol.1)

Here are articles on trade. Excerpts are on our own. WTO Trump is right to ditch TPP. Here’s why WTO should go next. (11/22/2016) | @AlanTonelson @CNBCopinion …the Buy America regulations governing federal civilian and military purchasing already require imports to contain certain levels of American-made parts and components. … An enormous and pervasive trade … Continue reading “US Policy Changes Vol.12 (Trade Vol.1)”

US Policy Changes Vol.1 (Healthcare Vol.1)

Here are three articles on healthcare. The election of Donald J. Trump and the re-election of a Republican-controlled House and Senate will usher in big #policychanges. Excerpts are on our own. Is Obamacare failing? (8/24/2016) | @sarahkliff @voxdotcom‏ … @Penn’s Zeke Emanuel pegged it at 2025. @MIT’s Jonathan Gruber estimated 2050. … Major health insurers … Continue reading “US Policy Changes Vol.1 (Healthcare Vol.1)”

US Presidential Election 2016 Vol.5 (articles on policies)

Here are just a part of articles concerning the two candidates’ policies. Excerpts are on our own. 2016 US elections Scenario One: A new female face in the White House but same old gridlock in Washington | Michael Moran @Control_Risks …while Clinton is not the economic nationalist that her rival Trump is, her presidency marks … Continue reading “US Presidential Election 2016 Vol.5 (articles on policies)”

Ireland Vol.13 (Celtic Tiger roars again – but not for the poor)

Here is an article, Celtic Tiger roars again – but not for the poor (7 October 2004) | @achrisafis @guardian. Italicization, underlines, et al. are on our own. Darren Dent surveyed the concrete walkways of Stella Gardens, the low-rise Dublin estate… Stella Gardens is on the edge of Dublin 4, the capital’s best postcode and the heart … Continue reading “Ireland Vol.13 (Celtic Tiger roars again – but not for the poor)”

Ireland Vol.4 (IRELAND’S ECONOMIC TRANSFORMATION: Industrial Policy, European Integration and Social Partnership)

Here is a paper, IRELAND’S ECONOMIC TRANSFORMATION: Industrial Policy, European Integration and Social Partnership (PDF) | Rory O’Donnell, Jean Monnet Associate Professor of European Business Studies at University College Dublin (University of Pittsburgh, CENTER FOR WEST EUROPEAN STUDIES, EUROPEAN UNION CENTER, Working Paper No.2, December 1998). Excerpts, underlines, italicization, et al. are on our own. p3   Introduction … Continue reading “Ireland Vol.4 (IRELAND’S ECONOMIC TRANSFORMATION: Industrial Policy, European Integration and Social Partnership)”

UK Vol.48 (Post-EUref tweets)

Here is just a part of tweets concerning the Brexit from 24 to early AM 26 June (BST). Hope this sort of tiny database which has consequently arisen from our rough, limited-time, kind of fixed-point observation – harmless, of course – would be useful for all the people’s further understanding of the current situation. For … Continue reading “UK Vol.48 (Post-EUref tweets)”

Science and Technology Vol.55 (Artificial Intelligence, Coronavirus, etc.)

Knitters, scientists and manufacturers could all benefit from a dictionary of knits. https://t.co/i8BQucFiGO — Science News (@ScienceNews) January 29, 2021 Researchers asked an AI model to draw “an avocado armchair.” The results show how we might make artificial intelligence smarter. https://t.co/bVotPCpb9C — MIT Technology Review (@techreview) February 3, 2021 One lesson to take away from … Continue reading “Science and Technology Vol.55 (Artificial Intelligence, Coronavirus, etc.)”

World Vol.73 (U.S. – Georgia runoffs, etc.) / Georgia Vol.8

“I have no intentions of becoming a politician, I intend to be a public servant," Raphael Warnock says following his projected Senate win in Georgia https://t.co/3Jdtt4pOIX pic.twitter.com/EcM7lXSATE — CNN Politics (@CNNPolitics) January 6, 2021 Raphael Warnock will make history when he becomes Georgia's first Black senator and the first Black Democrat to represent a southern … Continue reading “World Vol.73 (U.S. – Georgia runoffs, etc.) / Georgia Vol.8”

World Vol.72 (U.S. – Chaos in Washington D.C., etc.) / Washington D.C. Vol.6

“They sent a message. That’s enough,” a man in a MAGA hat outside the Capitol said on Wednesday night. “Of course if we come back, it will be with a militia.” https://t.co/YDKStD8lKG — The New Yorker (@NewYorker) January 8, 2021 The United States has a history of violence surrounding elections. https://t.co/fiVh8rs1pk — The New Yorker … Continue reading “World Vol.72 (U.S. – Chaos in Washington D.C., etc.) / Washington D.C. Vol.6”

Science and Technology Vol.53 (Coronavirus, Artificial Intelligence, etc.)

Innovation in Robotic Surgery Follow @TheNewsModelfor #Tech #Robotics #Drones #AI #AR #VR #IoT #technology #ArtificialIntelligence #DataScience #Wearables #futureofwork pic.twitter.com/06pYKoDCgz — TheNewsModel (@TheNewsModel) January 1, 2021 This is not CGI https://t.co/VOivE97vPR — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) December 29, 2020 Robots Building Robots#Tech #Robotics #Drones #AI #AR #VR #IoT #technology #ArtificialIntelligence #DataScience #Wearables #futureofwork By @TheNewsModel Cc @GEROJORGE6 … Continue reading “Science and Technology Vol.53 (Coronavirus, Artificial Intelligence, etc.)”

World Vol.63 (U.S., etc.)

Sunlight flooded the inner chamber of the Neolithic Passage Tomb at Newgrange this morning, on the first day of three that the Office of Public Works is live streaming the eventhttps://t.co/s02WIvXvH3 — RTÉ News (@rtenews) December 20, 2020 The U.K. reports 35,928 new Covid cases—the most since the pandemic began. This comes on the heels … Continue reading “World Vol.63 (U.S., etc.)”

Southern Europe Vol.4 (Portugal Vol.4 / Greece Vol.4 / Spain Vol.9 / Italy Vol.7)

This is dedicated to you https://t.co/PDwEO3jUWu Only you can see us with wanderlust in your eyes and show us unconditional love. Only you can continue to make us the World's Leading Destination.+ info https://t.co/Pr7XLmCEiZ#portugal #OnlyYou #VisitPortugal #CantSkipPortugal — Visit Portugal (@visitportugal) October 1, 2020 https://twitter.com/TurismodeLisboa/status/1337434514939895810 Financial aid is needed for #Portugal's tap airlines to the … Continue reading “Southern Europe Vol.4 (Portugal Vol.4 / Greece Vol.4 / Spain Vol.9 / Italy Vol.7)”

Science and Technology Vol.44

Says @UCSF epidemiologist Dr. George Rutherford of a potential COVID-19 surge in California, "I think there’s a high risk of it, but so far so good so long as people continue to take things seriously."https://t.co/KTXdlSuHm9 — SFGATE (@SFGate) October 22, 2020 https://t.co/JCugooJLCM — UCSF Global Health (@IGHSatUCSF) October 21, 2020 Studies like these will inform … Continue reading “Science and Technology Vol.44”

2020 Nobel Economic Sciences Laureates (Professors Paul Milgrom and Robert Wilson)

Excerpts are on our own. Economics Nobel for auctions rewards work that has modern-age urgency: Studies by Paul Milgrom and Robert Wilson on how auctions can be made more efficient are, unexpectedly, used everywhere, every day. (13/10/2020) | @nature …for example, in a so-called “English auction” the item on offer simply goes to the highest … Continue reading “2020 Nobel Economic Sciences Laureates (Professors Paul Milgrom and Robert Wilson)”

Science and Technology Vol.41 (miscellaneous)

What does the operating room of the future look like? We asked surgeons and other experts about innovations that could be possible in the years ahead https://t.co/jaPs9zaodV pic.twitter.com/Fp8a51dlk0 — WSJ Health News (@WSJhealth) September 18, 2020 This speed bump measures how fast you're driving to prevent you from speeding. How neat! pic.twitter.com/D3viwoBnMa — Digital Trends … Continue reading “Science and Technology Vol.41 (miscellaneous)”

World Vol.47 (mainly on U.S. incl 2019)

From the FRED Blog: Between February and April, miles traveled by rail declined 92%, miles by air declined 96%, and miles by automobile declined 41%. Car travel has since rebounded, perhaps due to socially distanced road trips https://t.co/2WxQV2XDmu pic.twitter.com/LFIzRTdLp7 — St. Louis Fed (@stlouisfed) September 18, 2020 From 2012 to 2015, the median GDP growth … Continue reading “World Vol.47 (mainly on U.S. incl 2019)”

Science and Technology Vol.39 (#telemedicine, agriculture, #ArtificialIntelligence, broadband)

The #AR enhanced operating room of the future by @MagicLeap #AugmentedReality #Innovation Cc: @pawlowskimario pic.twitter.com/s67gXyiadU — Ronald van Loon (@Ronald_vanLoon) July 13, 2020 STAT reporter Sharon Begley writes that @mitpress and the University of California at Berkeley are starting a journal that will publish reviews of Covid-19 research. “We want to debunk research that’s poor … Continue reading “Science and Technology Vol.39 (#telemedicine, agriculture, #ArtificialIntelligence, broadband)”

World Vol.40

What precautions are you taking against #COVID19? As restrictions eased, the percentage of people who had close contact with at least 9 people in the previous week increased from 17% in May to 38% in July. https://t.co/MBFiveuueY #PhysicalDistancing @GovCanHealth pic.twitter.com/xSiiRNDaQK — Statistics Canada (@StatCan_eng) August 17, 2020 Find the resources your business needs to prepare, … Continue reading “World Vol.40”

Crisis Management Vol.5 (Hurricanes Hanna, Douglas)

Video shows cars left stranded after flooding caused by Hurricane Hanna's heavy rainfall over Southwest Texas https://t.co/4YOZrPb5fe pic.twitter.com/hyRwMqEz0k — CBS News (@CBSNews) July 27, 2020 Watch the moment Hurricane Hanna's powerful winds flip over a tractor-trailer on a highway in Texas https://t.co/dJKxUhUF64 pic.twitter.com/yO6PB3i3cM — CBS News (@CBSNews) July 27, 2020 Hurricane Hanna tore up fences, … Continue reading “Crisis Management Vol.5 (Hurricanes Hanna, Douglas)”

Northern Europe Vol.3

https://twitter.com/WorldTourisms/status/1280186453679501312 https://twitter.com/evargas31/status/1279875596097589256 https://twitter.com/cctvidiots/status/1280048923348885505 https://twitter.com/ExploreWorld20/status/1279751565889306625 Happy TuesdayForda river, Norway pic.twitter.com/RsvaMTSdVc — Sammystela (@SammyStela) July 7, 2020 Yeay! In less then a year, 3 passenger ferries in Oslo, carrying 2,8 million passengers a year, have been converted to electricity. In less than 10 mins the batteries are charged and passengers can enjoy a quieter and emission free … Continue reading “Northern Europe Vol.3”

Canada Vol.31 (Québec – cities, province)

Top 10 Cities of Quebec by Population (interactive) Public health officials in Montreal say several new cases of COVID-19 can be traced back to at least five bars.https://t.co/knle9W41N5 — CityNews Montreal (@CityNewsMTL) July 11, 2020 Hundreds waited in the pouring rain for testing at the mobile clinic in Mercier, the second in a week following … Continue reading “Canada Vol.31 (Québec – cities, province)”

World Vol.30

Does the expiration of state #stayathome orders facilitate economic recovery? A special report looks to see if there is any indication of a quick rebound in economic activity: https://t.co/MpwtL3Sb1U pic.twitter.com/9FCEua6M2r — Richmond Fed (@RichmondFed) June 8, 2020 With economic and health conditions changing rapidly during the pandemic, our researchers have been collecting data and reaching … Continue reading “World Vol.30”

Pennsylvania Vol.9 (incl #coronavirus, other countries)

When we wear a mask, we’re telling our neighbors we care about protecting their health. It is critical that those of us who can wear masks do so when we leave our homes. If you're going to a Pennsylvania business, you must wear a mask to enter. #MaskUpPA pic.twitter.com/KvyG9pnRTw — Governor Tom Wolf (@GovernorTomWolf) May … Continue reading “Pennsylvania Vol.9 (incl #coronavirus, other countries)”

North Carolina Vol.12 (incl #coronavirus, Duke University)

Chopper 11 flew over Surf City as beachgoers flocked to the North Carolina coast while some beaches begin to loosen restrictions amid COVID-19 #ABC11 https://t.co/WVdPQEGeYb pic.twitter.com/G2E90c3dgd — ABC11 EyewitnessNews (@ABC11_WTVD) May 3, 2020 COVID-19 in Forsyth County: The big picture in three charts https://t.co/kWnu3FlL1z — Winston-SalemJournal (@JournalNow) May 12, 2020 Some malls around the state … Continue reading “North Carolina Vol.12 (incl #coronavirus, Duke University)”

Austria Vol.3 (universities, etc.)

Austria https://t.co/EnISKcvMLp investors ideal conditions;food..mfghttps://t.co/NJmSlZVcMGhttps://t.co/QNjaVVo1HEhttps://t.co/V13fPFcUUl pic.twitter.com/fmoEqZw1g6 — World Solutions (@_WorldSolutions) March 19, 2017 Ö @localhistories1 https://t.co/DfW2h0ON25@Austria_UK https://t.co/DCyUSqD0w9@alphahistory https://t.co/0TGjCi01uC pic.twitter.com/X10BjIAWBR — World Solutions (@_WorldSolutions) December 18, 2015 Update: The library @ULBTirol and the USI are also closing, courses of the language center will be held digitally if possible. Details and further information can be found here … Continue reading “Austria Vol.3 (universities, etc.)”

Science and Technology Vol.23

We could see getting into this pic.twitter.com/1SFmBwcrZa — Mashable (@mashable) April 4, 2020 First Minister @NicolaSturgeon has unveiled 'Forging Our Digital Future With 5G' at @UofGlasgow – a new plan to make sure all of Scotland benefits from 5G mobile technology.#5GatUofG pic.twitter.com/FLPkNJeM7X — Scottish Government (@scotgov) August 26, 2019 UofG develops facial mapping technology to … Continue reading “Science and Technology Vol.23”

World Vol.19 (incl #coronavirus)

RELEASE: As policy to address COVID-19 continues to evolve, BFI has compiled a list of economic facts developed by @UChicago economic scholars. View the full list below and stay tuned for updates and additions as research progresses. — Becker Friedman Institute for Economics (@BeckerFriedman) March 26, 2020 “As tough as things look now, I do … Continue reading “World Vol.19 (incl #coronavirus)”

World Vol.18 (incl #coronavirus)

In Russia’s view, efforts to keep oil prices high by limiting output was what boosted shale oil production in the United States. Reducing the U.S.’s market share is the country’s main objective by pulling out of the Saudi deal. https://t.co/1U2y28HLy6 — Institute for Energy Research (@IERenergy) March 28, 2020 How Increased U.S. Shale Oil Production … Continue reading “World Vol.18 (incl #coronavirus)”

Nevada Vol.7 / 2020 Democratic Party presidential primaries Vol.6 (caucus)

Sanders Hispanic strength from the entrance poll confirmed in the results by precinct (unlike '16, if anyone has a long memory) pic.twitter.com/iPpbwfLUXa — Nate Cohn (@Nate_Cohn) February 23, 2020 An estimated 407,000 Latinos are eligible to vote in Nevada this year. That's about 20% of the state's eligible voters. You can explore data on Latino … Continue reading “Nevada Vol.7 / 2020 Democratic Party presidential primaries Vol.6 (caucus)”

Iowa Vol.8 / 2020 Democratic Party presidential primaries Vol.3 (caucus)

The agendas of Joe Biden and Pete Buttigieg are more progressive than those of Barack Obama in 2008 and Hillary Clinton in 2016 https://t.co/diRH5pTWlI — The Economist (@TheEconomist) February 8, 2020 Monday: Chiefs coach happy to go to White House Dem Iowa Caucus disaster Tuesday: Trump crushes SOTU, Pelosi rips presidential speech Wednesday: Trump acquitted … Continue reading “Iowa Vol.8 / 2020 Democratic Party presidential primaries Vol.3 (caucus)”

Iowa Vol.6 / 2020 Democratic Party presidential primaries Vol.1 (caucus)

THE FIRST-IN-THE-NATION Iowa Caucuses | THE IOWA DEMOCRATIC PARTY CBS News asked @MikeBloomberg — who is campaigning in California during the Iowa Caucuses — about his feud with President Trump, and whether people want to see two billionaires fighting on Twitter. Bloomberg: "Two billionaires? Who's the second one?" pic.twitter.com/UYGENHauKw — CBS News (@CBSNews) February 4, … Continue reading “Iowa Vol.6 / 2020 Democratic Party presidential primaries Vol.1 (caucus)”

Florida Vol.6 (Tampa, Orlando, Miami, economy, etc.)

Congratulations! @brandusa is a key piece of keeping the USA, #florida, & #unlocktampabay on the minds of international visitors when they plan their travel for 2020 and beyond. We're proud to be a partner in the work to promoting economic growth through #tourism! https://t.co/U2xfi3AZyw — Visit Tampa Bay Meetings (@TampaMeetings) December 26, 2019 Tampa's economy … Continue reading “Florida Vol.6 (Tampa, Orlando, Miami, economy, etc.)”

World Vol.6

A sight to behold from Beirut #Lebanon tonight. Women lead a candlelight march for change in downtown. The noise you hear is pots and pans…Exceptional time for country. Protests in week 3: pic.twitter.com/FABP9VDwqQ — Joyce Karam (@Joyce_Karam) November 7, 2019 Trying to have a productive discussion with the Russians and the Chinese on cybersecurity is … Continue reading “World Vol.6”

Canada Vol.26 (universities & think tanks – public policy & election 2019)

.@ubcMPPGA Professor Allan Tupper speaks on how B.C.'s changing economy could decide Canada’s next government in one of the closest federal votes in history. Read more from the @globeandmail: https://t.co/IxxMce6Yh6 #cdnpoli #Canada #elxn43 pic.twitter.com/KB4ZMsENh8 — UBC SPPGA (@ubcSPPGA) October 21, 2019 .@UBCDemocracy Acting Director @GeraldBaier is quoted in a @Reuters article on possible federal election … Continue reading “Canada Vol.26 (universities & think tanks – public policy & election 2019)”

2019 Nobel Economic Sciences Laureates (Professors Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer) Vol.2

French-American Esther Duflo becomes only the second woman to win the 2019 Nobel Economics Prize in its 50-year history. She shares the award equally with Indian-born American Abhijit Banerjee and Michael Kremer, also of the United States https://t.co/Z9NVxfKHsT pic.twitter.com/TOG7filYd1 — Reuters Top News (@Reuters) October 15, 2019 https://twitter.com/francediplo_EN/status/1183741420269637633 Warmest congratulations to French Economist Esther Duflo, … Continue reading “2019 Nobel Economic Sciences Laureates (Professors Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer) Vol.2”

UK Vol.156 (Post-EUref #Brexit Vol.54: England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland)

Regional and country: economic indicators (PDF; 10/09/2019) | Daniel Harari & Matthew Ward @commonslibrary pp4-5  UK / England / Scotland / Wales / N. Ireland / North / East / North / West / Population 2017, millions: 66.0 / 55.6 / 5.4 / 3.1 / 1.9 / 2.6 / 7.3 / Total output (GVA) 2017, £ … Continue reading “UK Vol.156 (Post-EUref #Brexit Vol.54: England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland)”

US Policy Changes Vol.100 (Foreign Policy Vol.15: President Trump’s visit to Europe)

This week, The Queen greeted President Trump and Mrs. Trump for the #USstatevisit, held an audience with the Australian PM, and attended the #DDAY75 Commemorative event. Watch our round-up for more → pic.twitter.com/xxoE5BHCvr — The Royal Family (@RoyalFamily) June 7, 2019 World leaders and the Royals including Queen Elizabeth, UK Prime Minister Theresa May, French … Continue reading “US Policy Changes Vol.100 (Foreign Policy Vol.15: President Trump’s visit to Europe)”

Middle East Vol.12 (Iran Vol.8: The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA))

After the nuclear deal, the first one to immediately breach the JCPOA was Obama; the same person who had requested negotiations with Iran & had sent a mediator. This is our experience, & Mr. Abe, know that we won’t repeat the same experience. — Khamenei.ir (@khamenei_ir) June 13, 2019 The Islamic Republic has no trust … Continue reading “Middle East Vol.12 (Iran Vol.8: The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA))”

Middle East Vol.11 (Sunni Versus Shiite (Shia) / Iran Vol.7)

Excerpts are on our own. What’s the Difference Between Shiite and Sunni Muslims? (02/25/2011) | Remy Melina @LiveScience The Sunnis believe that Muhammad had no rightful heir and that a religious leader should be elected through a vote among the Islamic community’s people. They believe that Muhammad’s followers chose Abu Bakr, Muhammad’s close friend and … Continue reading “Middle East Vol.11 (Sunni Versus Shiite (Shia) / Iran Vol.7)”

UK Vol.126 (Post-EUref #Brexit Vol.44)

3 points concerning Brexit which have not been confronted in the media etc. – especially outside the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland Rotterdam, Netherlands, has the largest port in Europe. The city is hoping for the best and preparing for the worst when it comes to Brexit. https://t.co/sVeZirXN9n pic.twitter.com/JNThTSlmDR — CNN (@CNN) February … Continue reading “UK Vol.126 (Post-EUref #Brexit Vol.44)”

Massachusetts Vol.3 (corporations)

Your dream car could sport wheels that are as technologically advanced as they are visually stunning. — General Electric (@generalelectric) February 1, 2019 A new future for renewables is now under one roof. Combining @GErenewables & GE’s Grid Solutions will provide a streamlined, industry-leading portfolio of onshore & offshore wind turbines, hydro solutions, grid assets, … Continue reading “Massachusetts Vol.3 (corporations)”

2018 Nobel Economic Sciences Laureates (Professors William Nordhaus and Paul Romer) Vol.4

William D. Nordhaus | @nberpubs William D. Nordhaus | IDEAS @stlouisfed Revisiting the social cost of carbon (02/14/2017) | William D. Nordhaus @PNASNews Climate Clubs: How to Prevent Free-Riding in International Environmental Agreements (Fall 2014) | Dr. William Nordhaus, Yale University @theNASEM Views of William Nordhaus on Carbon Pricing | Carbon-Price.com Paul M. Romer | … Continue reading “2018 Nobel Economic Sciences Laureates (Professors William Nordhaus and Paul Romer) Vol.4”

US Policy Changes Vol.99 (Trade Vol.8: NAFTA)

#NAFTA has cost us over 800K manufacturing jobs since '94, and not because it was a #freetrade agreement. We lost them because many of its provisions ultimately weren't.@POTUS is right to restructure it, I told China's global television news last night:https://t.co/OAXNVfGfl8 — Michael Johns (@michaeljohns) September 1, 2018 Today, I spoke with Canada’s premiers to … Continue reading “US Policy Changes Vol.99 (Trade Vol.8: NAFTA)”

UK Vol.121 (Post-EUref #Brexit Vol.39)

Brexit white paper: Here's what you need to know https://t.co/LIJR3FNhM5 — Sky News (@SkyNews) July 12, 2018 Hard Brexit 'would shrink Welsh economy by up to 10 per cent' https://t.co/TpHe4Xf0cY — The Independent (@Independent) February 2, 2018 How big business took on hard #Brexit and won https://t.co/jDcLwSBQUL via @bpolitics @journosooz — Alex Morales (@AlexJFMorales) July … Continue reading “UK Vol.121 (Post-EUref #Brexit Vol.39)”

Science and Technology Vol.1

RTs by @WSlightly in 2018. This robotic fish is designed to swim near real aquatic creatures and spy on them without raising suspicions or disturbing their natural habitat https://t.co/fWyrjtMzjr pic.twitter.com/ZudtOlxUeV — CNN (@CNN) March 25, 2018 Warm #ocean events like #ElNiño can wipe out vast areas of #reef, but #coral survival and regrowth is evident … Continue reading “Science and Technology Vol.1”

Switzerland Vol.1

#Rossini: GUILLAUME TELL – Ouverture https://t.co/zMrUUhmjSZ via @YouTube — Louis Riel (@LouisRielFrance) November 18, 2016 Gioachino Rossini's “Guillaume Tell” is playing at the Metropolitan Opera for the first time in 85 years: https://t.co/wlLIUnNRRl pic.twitter.com/hxCFVo04ek — The New Yorker (@NewYorker) November 7, 2016 Rossini’s Guillaume Tell spins the tale of the legendary #Swiss folk hero #WilliamTell … Continue reading “Switzerland Vol.1”

Middle East Vol.5 (Iran Vol.5 – Nuclear Agreement Vol.5)

'Rouhani’s Government and Iran’s Politics' Q&A with @Adib_Moghaddam https://t.co/NMCDI0rzvS @soaspolitics — SOAS Uni of London (@SOAS) June 12, 2017 Why #Iran ramped up support for militias post-Arab Spring – by #LSE alumnus @karimadelovich for @MiddleEastEye https://t.co/308bJS5MRp — LSE Middle East (@LSEMiddleEast) October 8, 2016 Open LSE research: The revival of nationalism and secularism in modern … Continue reading “Middle East Vol.5 (Iran Vol.5 – Nuclear Agreement Vol.5)”

Illinois Vol.2

The Land of Lincoln – #Illinois – became a state on this day in 1818. How do you plan to #CelebrateYourState? #AerialAmerica pic.twitter.com/PVVsGfRih0 — Smithsonian Channel (@SmithsonianChan) December 3, 2017 It may be hard to believe, but Illinois was once home to a pyramid to rival Egypt’s. WATCH: https://t.co/NfXHtZia1s https://t.co/tukTmowBuQ — Smithsonian Channel (@SmithsonianChan) May … Continue reading “Illinois Vol.2”

Free papers, reports, et al. Vol.11

Here are @_WorldSolutions’ RTs which include free papers and reports (citing others). # of paper checks processed in US declined from nearly 50 billion/yr in 1995 to 17 billion in 2015, a 65% reduction https://t.co/kZL943zdfC pic.twitter.com/m80YrEpnJB — ClevelandFed (@ClevelandFed) May 28, 2017 #TBT Our look at what agricultural exports from Southern states might say about … Continue reading “Free papers, reports, et al. Vol.11”

UK Vol.89 (Post-EUref #Brexit Vol.18: 2017 General Election – Liberal Democrats Manifesto)

Here is Liberal Democrats Manifesto in May 2017. Excerpts are on our own. Europe (w Video) Liberal Democrats are open and outward-looking. We passionately believe that Britain is better off in the EU. We will fight against the Conservatives disastrous hard Brexit – their choice to make the UK a poorer place. We acknowledge the … Continue reading “UK Vol.89 (Post-EUref #Brexit Vol.18: 2017 General Election – Liberal Democrats Manifesto)”

Canada Vol.15 (Ontario)

Updated in October 2019. Ontario @ONgov @OntarioPCParty @ONfinance @ONeconomy @OntInnovation @investontario @OpenGovON @ConsiderCanada @TradeON @ONresources @NorthON @OMAFRA @ONmunicipal @ONinfra @energyontario @ExploreON @IndigenousON @TSSAOntario @ImmigrantON @ONlabour @ONSocialService @ONtrainandstudy @AODAontario @OntFinAuthority @FedDevOntario @ontbuscouncil @OntarioCofC @OntAg @OntarioFarms @farmtario @GrainFarmers @BeefFarmersON @OntarioPork @OntarioPorkNews @OntarioSheep @OntarioChicken @PoultryIndCou @OCEinnovation @OntarioBrain @LifeSciencesON @o_n_n @OntarioTravel Ontario colleges @ottawacity @ottawabot @Invest_Ottawa @HubOttawa @OREAinfo @OREB1 … Continue reading “Canada Vol.15 (Ontario)”

UK Vol.81 (Post-EUref #Brexit Vol.14 – Theresa May calls for a General Election to be held on June 8th)

Here are articles on UK PM May’s seeking a snap general election. Excerpts are on our own. Tories can win 100-seat majority, analysis from poll of polls suggests (w Videos & Maps; 18/4/2017) | @benrileysmith @Telegraph … @WhatScotsThink @UniStrathclyde … … Labour marginal seats in the West Midlands, on the edge of Northern cities and … Continue reading “UK Vol.81 (Post-EUref #Brexit Vol.14 – Theresa May calls for a General Election to be held on June 8th)”

UK Vol.46 (EUref (academic/analytical) articles/podcasts: “Bremain”? “Brexit”? – UK’s Referendum on EU Membership)

Here is just a part of (academic/analytical) articles/papers/videos/podcasts concerning the Brexit/Bremain on Twitter: universities (the United Kingdom, Ireland, New Zealand, Australia, Canada and the United States), think tanks (Continental Europe), et al. [Universities] @Cambridge_Uni @CambridgeNewsUK @Politics_Oxford @UniofOxford @LSEEcon @ConUnit_UCL @KingsCollegeLon @WarwickBSchool @DurhamLawSchool @cranfieldmngmt @UniOfSurrey @UniofBathIPR @BristolUni Manchester @MBSnews @unibirmingham @UniofExeter (@UniofNottingham) @unisouthampton @sheffielduni (@UniofReading) Leicester … Continue reading “UK Vol.46 (EUref (academic/analytical) articles/podcasts: “Bremain”? “Brexit”? – UK’s Referendum on EU Membership)”