Economics

Class frustration fuels Trump’s success

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Much of the support for Donald Trump is a direct result of the marginalization of working class Americans.
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Fantasy sports: gambling or skills-based fun?

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Online fantasy sports leagues have exploded in popularity as companies scramble to attract new players to the online betting forums, but the odds of making money are not in the average players’ favor.
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Small Business in America: What’s the #StoryBeyondTheStore? – Lesson Plan

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You don’t have to travel far for a history lesson. Every neighborhood is filled with history and small business shop owners who want to share…read more

Energy boom spurs more diversity in rural American West

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In the Western U.S., the energy boom has increased the diversity of some of the country’s historically whitest states.
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Experiment highlights effects of poor neighborhoods

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Where children grow up has a big impact on their ability to improve their economic standing later in life, new research says. Continue reading

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