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VIDEO REPORT: 2013 Emerging Market Analysis

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US, Vietnam, and Cambodia Square Off Over South China Sea with China

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia – The Obama administration pressed Beijing on Thursday to accept a code of conduct for resolving territorial disputes in the resource-rich South China Sea, a difficult U.S. mediation effort that has faced resistance from the communist government … Continue reading

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U.S. Combined Tax Rates HIGHEST in Developed World

U.S. Combined Tax Rates HIGHEST in Developed World Despite the fact that April 1st was April Fool’s Day, Japan ceded to the United States a distinction that is no laughing matter: the highest combined statutory corporate tax rate (state, local, … Continue reading

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INFO-GRAPHIC: Feel’n the Pain at the Pump

Are you feeling a little pain at the pump? Gas prices are at an all-time high and considering the average American household goes through an estimated 1,100 gallons of motor fuel each year, the current cost to fill up at … Continue reading

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What the West did wrong that the East did right… Three Strategic Mistakes

As the globes money, influence, and power shifts east from west one may ask themselves, “How did this happen?” Is Capitalism flawed in such a way that perhaps socialism or some other kind of economic model is better to follow? … Continue reading

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VIDEO REPORT: China’s Economic Weakness Revealed

China’s Economic Weakness Revealed Vice President of Strategic Analysis Rodger Baker explains how Europe’s debt crisis exposed the vulnerabilities inherent in the Chinese economic model. The Chinese continue to watch the way in which the Europeans are trying to deal … Continue reading

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INFO-GRAPHIC: The 2011 EURO-ZONE CRISIS and the Competing Financial Interests over how to bail out Greece

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INFO-GRAPHIC: Modern-Day History of Credit Card Fraud by http://www.monexgroup.com/

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The TOP 10 Military Spenders in 2010

Continuing downfalls or slower increases in economic activity in the world today represent a delayed reaction to the global financial and economic crisis that broke in 2008. In Europe, governments began to address soaring budget deficits, having previously enacted stimulus packages in … Continue reading

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America’s Gen X|Y Forget What it Was Like Here in 1974

Is America in “decline”? Technically, the answer is yes — but it doesn’t matter. This may seem a puzzling assertion at a time when China’s economy is booming, its military power growing, and India and other nations are rising fast while the United … Continue reading

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