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The comparison of the U.S. federal budget to a household or family budget is a bad analogy. Cutting expenses will help to pay off you personal debt, but In times of recession, severe budget cuts or tax hikes will worsen the economy. Unlike individual consumers with limited lifetimes, the government cannot go out of business anytime soon. Borrowing is necessary to finance economic growth. Deficit as a dollar amount doesn't tell you much about the health of our economy, so deficit as a percent...
Published by H.A. Collins 70 months ago in Economics | +0 votes | 0 comments
Poorhouses were funded by federal, state, and local taxes. They were residential institutions where indigent and unemployed people were committed before public assistance and social security benefits were available to the elderly, disabled, and needy. There were some benefits given to the poor, but they were unlike Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Aid for The Permanent and Totally Disabled (APTD), or Aid for Families With Dependent Children (AFDC), three of the more current welf...
Published by Amy Russell 73 months ago in Economics | +9 votes | 6 comments
While some are living in luxury, billions are living very obscure life due to poverty. Remarkable Slum Areas in the World.
Published by Nobert Bermosa 74 months ago in Economics | +3 votes | 6 comments
Kmart and Sears closing stores. Kmart and Sears two cultural icons maybe on their knees.
Published by Jaz 75 months ago in Economics | +3 votes | 2 comments
What are the babies of the intertidal zone and how valuable is this part of the coastal ecosystem?
Published by Patrick Regoniel 77 months ago in Economics | +11 votes | 6 comments
Global poverty is taking its severe shape because of the lack of sustainability between masses and state at social, economic, and political level. This generated several theories, including realism, liberalism, Marxism, and constructivism, from philosophers in different eras,
Published by Conviron Pucate Altatis 232 months ago in Economics | +0 votes | 0 comments
Capitalism is a type of economic system in which the production means are privately owned and are operated for profit in the competitive market. In the capitalist system, two types of incomes are related, which are profit and wages.
Published by Conviron Pucate Altatis 232 months ago in Economics | +0 votes | 0 comments
Historical assessments on China's economic stagnancy in the early modern have been generally overly simplistic and unfair. This calls for a more responsible, careful investigation of this point of China's history that should shed more light to her strengths and weaknesses and bring more insight to help her get rid of the latter and capitalize on the former.
Published by Edwin Vargas 80 months ago in Economics | +0 votes | 0 comments
There are unimaginable riches that can be won from outerspace from near-earth asteroids and the solar system. The skill is already there what is lacking is the will.
Published by John Carter 80 months ago in Economics | +4 votes | 3 comments
The assumptions of Indifference Curves and their properties The indifference curve technique does not make use of the Marshallian concept of measurability of utility in quantitative terms. On the other hand, it is based upon the concept of scale of preferences and the ordinal measurement of utility. Utility is a subjective entity, a psychological feeling and is, therefore, not amenable to quantitative measurement.
Published by Gazu Lakhotia 83 months ago in Economics | +0 votes | 1 comments
Elasticity of demand and its practical importance The concept of elasticity of demand is not merely an abstract idea and of academic interest. Its practical importance is very great. (i) The concept of elasticity of demand is made practical use of by the Finance Minister and the monopolist. When the Government imposes a tax on a commodity, its price will tend to rise. But if the demand is very elastic, it will considerably fall when the price has risen. The result will be that Government will ...
Published by Gazu Lakhotia 83 months ago in Economics | +1 votes | 1 comments
Factors Determining Elasticity of Demand There are several factors which determine the elasticity of demand. (i)For necessaries and conventional necessaries the demand is inelastic or less elastic- We have to buy these commodities whatever be the price. A change in price, therefore, does not matter so far as the demand for such commodities is concerned. Salt is one such thing and wheat another. But in a poor country like India-even the demand for such things is somewhat elastic.
Published by Gazu Lakhotia 83 months ago in Economics | +3 votes | 0 comments
Degrees of Price Elasticity of Demand A change in price leads to a change in demand. If price increases, demand contracts, and vice versa. But variation in demand is not always uniform when there is a change in price. In some cases, with a given change in price, demand shows a marked change, whereas in other cases the demand is not so responsive to changes in price.
Published by Gazu Lakhotia 83 months ago in Economics | +1 votes | 1 comments
Meaning of Elasticity of Demand There is a very close connection between the quantity of the commodity purchased and the price of the commodity. Changes in prices are bound to affect the purchases. According to the law of demand, there is an inverse relation between demand and price.
Published by Gazu Lakhotia 83 months ago in Economics | +2 votes | 0 comments
A corporate social audit conducted on the popular big business McGraw-Hill.
Published by Jayna L. Nickert 93 months ago in Economics | +2 votes | 0 comments