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Nobel Prize economist warns of stock market bubble in US Dec 2, 3:09 pm
London, Dec. 2 (ANI): A Nobel Prize winner in economics has warned that sharp rises in equity and property prices could lead to a financial bubble.
After history lessons, Modi has delivered his first lesson in economics: Chidambaram Nov 30, 1:15 pm
New Delhi, Nov.30 (ANI): Taking a sarcastic jibe at Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for saying that the finance minister of the country attributes inflation to the buying of gold, P. Chidambaram on Saturday said the nation has already received history lessons from the Gujarat chief minister, and was now being given the first lesson in economics by the latter.
Why there can't be a general rule book for raising kids Sep 4, 10:24 am
Washington, Sept 04 (ANI): A new review of dozens of studies involving more than 14,600 pairs of twins showed that children's genetically influenced characteristics do affect parental behaviour.
Mick Jagger loses some of his $300m fortune in bad investments Aug 19, 12:40 pm
New York, August 19 (ANI): Mick Jagger, who once studied in the prestigious London School of Economics, invested some of his 300-million-dollar-fortune into Famos LLC, a Hollywood-based media syndication platform, which was supposed to be launched 2 years back.
How brain stops us from being impulsive Jul 3, 4:26 pm
Washington, July 3 (ANI): Researchers at Duke University, who study how the brain values things-a field called neuroeconomics, have found that your feelings about something and the value you put on it are calculated similarly in a specific area of the brain.
Google boss warns students against 'censorship of net' and 'digital ethnic cleansing' May 24, 11:49 am
London, May 24 (ANI): Google's executive chairman Eric Schmidt and director of Google Ideas Jared Cohen have warned London School of Economics students against censorship on the internet and the dangers that 'digital ethnic cleansing' pose.
New Delhi, May 17 (ANI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan has assured a high-level delegation from Arunachal Pradesh that his government will take action through the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE) against all those responsible for printing a wrong India map in a class X geography and economics textbook that shows a substantial part, including Tawang, of Arunachal Pradesh, in China.
Preordering lunch increases healthier choices among students May 4, 10:22 am
Washington, May 4 (ANI): Researchers at the Cornell Center for Behavioral Economics in Child Nutrition Programs (B.E.N. Center) have found that preordering lunch would nudge students to make healthier choices.
Economics influence birth rates more than other factors May 1, 12:01 pm
Washington, May 1(ANI): Economic changes have the greatest impact on reducing family size, and thus slowing population growth, compared to other factors, according to a recent study by a University of Missouri anthropologist.
London, Apr. 14 (ANI): The London School of Economics has claimed that the BBC deceived its students and put them in serious danger while making a Panorama programme in North Korea.
New Delhi, Apr. 4 (ANI): Laying emphasis on the need for good economics to complement good politics, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Dr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia today stated that no society can have a future without the two and the systems would run down in the absence of a positive balance.
Balance between good economics and good politics imperative for robust economic growth: Ahluwalia Apr 4, 4:50 pm
New Delhi, April 4 (ANI): Laying emphasis on the need for good economics to complement good politics, Dr Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Deputy Chairman, Planning Commission, stated that no society can have a future without the two and the systems would run down in the absence of a positive balance.
New Delhi, Mar 26 (ANI): Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh on Tuesday said that India would be the third largest aviation market by 2020.
Tokyo, Mar 26 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid today said that India and Japan should promote people-to-people exchanges, saying that while politics and economics are indeed important, perhaps it is the interaction between the people of any two countries which is a significant variable in relations between nations.
London, Jan. 29 (ANI): Critical reflection and shrewdness can help companies to avoid crises, but sometimes good old-fashioned stupidity can serve an important function in raising the efficiency of an organization.
Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh sets up panel to suggest cost-cutting measures in Air India Jan 3, 3:29 pm
New Delhi, Jan 3 (ANI): Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh has constituted a five-member Committee, headed by Prof. Ravindra H. Dholakia, Professor of Economics and Public Systems, IIM, Ahmedabad, to suggest various measures for cost cutting and optimal utilisation of resources in Air India.
Government to take more steps to turnaround economy: Chidambaram Dec 14, 12:12 pm
New Delhi, Dec 14 (ANI): Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Friday said that the government will take some more steps in the next few weeks to revive the economy.
Washington, Dec. 6 (ANI): The number of terrorist attacks worldwide has sky-rocketed over the past decade, with the highest number of incidents taking place in Pakistan, Iraq and Afghanistan, according to a new study.
Dikshit releases 37th issue of Delhi Statistical Handbook Nov 20, 1:32 pm
New Delhi, Nov.20 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit today released the 37th issue of Delhi Statistical Handbook brought out by Directorate of Economics and Statistics.
London, Nov. 10 (ANI): Wikipedia can be used to predict the box office earnings of a blockbuster movie a month before it is released, researchers have claimed.
London, Oct. 17 (ANI): British children spend more than 100 minutes online everyday, compared to their European counterparts who spend an average time of 88 minutes, a new study has found.
Quarter of nine to ten yr-olds in UK routinely lie about age to access social websites, finds study Oct 16, 4:24 pm
London, Oct. 16 (ANI): Primary school students in the UK are routinely lying about their age to circumvent social websites such as Facebook, a new study has revealed.
'Envy outweighs greed' in financial matters Oct 5, 3:09 pm
Washington, October 5 (ANI): We are all happy to lose money, just as long as other people lose more, researchers say.
Maths can help predict woman's chances of becoming pregnant Oct 5, 11:55 am
Washington, October 5 (ANI): Researchers at University of Warwick and the London School of Economics have developed a new mathematical model that can help to predict a couple's chances of becoming pregnant, according to how long they have been trying.
Washington, Oct 4 (ANI): Pakistanis are happier about their lives than Indians and Americans, a recent survey has revealed.
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