Daylight Saving Time – DST

Daylight saving time “Although not used by the majority of the world’s countries, daylight saving time is common in the Western world.” http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/29/DaylightSaving-World-Subdivisions.png

Daylight Saving Time – DST “Today clocks are almost always set one hour back or ahead, but throughout history there have been several variations, like half adjustment (30 minutes) or double adjustment […]

Economic & Environmental Impact of Traffic Congestion

Here’s Exactly How You Waste $1,700 Every Year “Traffic congestion isn’t just a frustrating part of commuter life; it’s expensive. A new report finds that every household with a car-commuting member loses $1,700 a year in time and gas burned thanks to bumper-to-bumper traffic.” http://time.com/3513456/waste-money-every-year/

The cost of traffic jams http://www.economist.com/blogs/economist-explains/2014/11/economist-explains-1

Economic & Environmental Impact […]

Commodification and Commoditization

“Commodification is more of a crime of the market against humanity, while commoditization is more of a market problem for the manufacturers of branded goods.” http://www.rushkoff.com/blog/2005/9/4/commodified-vs-commoditized.html

Commodification and commoditization http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Commodification#Commodification_and_commoditization

see more for economic theories http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Economic_theories

“My definition of a commodity? If it can be purchased online with a credit card, it is a commodity, […]

Top Pharma Companies

top 50 pharma http://www.currentpartnering.com/insight/company-tracker/top-50-pharma/

Top pharma companies list http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_pharmaceutical_companies

 

 

 

The economic impacts of marijuana legalization

The economic impacts of marijuana legalization: The journal of global drug policy and practice, http://www.globaldrugpolicy.org/Issues/Vol%207%20Issue%204/The%20Economic%20Impacts%20of%20Marijuana%20Legalization%20final%20for%20journal.pdf

 

Legalized marijuana: Colorado kids are paying the price http://www.azcentral.com/opinions/articles/20140106colorado-medical-marijuana-impact-children-polk.html

 

The Price of Cannabis: An analysis of how decriminalization and Federal enforcement affect the price of marijuana “In mid-2011, two separate events occurred that disrupted the market equilibrium in […]

feudalism

feudalism

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Feudalism http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_feudalism http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Feudalism_in_China

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Examples_of_feudalism

 

public debt by percentage of gdp

public debt by percentage of gdp

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_public_debt https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/rankorder/2186rank.html http://www.gfmag.com/component/content/article/119-economic-data/12370-public-debt-percentage-gdp.html#axzz2yy8qVEYz http://www.tradingeconomics.com/country-list/government-debt-to-gdp http://data.worldbank.org/indicator/GC.DOD.TOTL.GD.ZS