Steve Smith's days with the Carolina Panthers appear numbered. Sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter that the Panthers have been shopping Carolina's all-time leading receiver without success because of his relatively large salary...Show More Summary
The New York Jets have several major needs as the free-agency period begins. Will they target Maurice Jones-Drew to bolster the backfield? Will they bring in new receiving weapons for Geno Smith? Watch as Adam Lefkoe and the New York Post's Bart Hubbuch discuss the Jets free-agency targets in the video above. Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com
Tyler Cowen recently directed me to a post by Phillip Longman in the Washington Monthly, which attempts to debunk the “Texas miracle.” His main argument is that the boom in Texas is a product of the recent oil boom, not good economic policies. Even that is questionable, as lots of other places have large amounts […]
Earlier this week The Eddie Adams Workshop began accepting applications for its tuition-free, four-day photojournalism workshop in upstate New York. The Eddie Adams Workshop brings together top photography professionals and 100 students each year, and its alumni include many of the top photojournalists working today. Show More Summary
In a review of Andrew Cayton's Love in the Time of Revolution: Transatlantic Literary Radicalism and Historical Change, 1793-1818 ("Emotions in the Balance," TLS, 1/17/14), Rachel Hewitt quotes from Adam Smith's The Theory of Moral Sentiments...Show More Summary
The 34th annual Razzie Awards were held this Saturday at a shared office space on Hollywood Boulevard, with a ceremony as irrelevant as the nominees themselves. None of the “winners” showed up this year, making the big story of the night Adam Sandler’s fall from Razzies grace. Show More Summary
With no new Twilight film in theaters and Adam Sandler somehow skating by on the “merits” of Grown-Ups 2, the crew at the Razzies has taken aim at the anthology comedy Movie 43, and at Will Smith and Jaden Smith for their work in After Earth. Show More Summary
Economists Maxim Pinkovskiy of he Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Xavier Sala-i-Martin of Columbia University have written a paper on a new way to assess the state of global poverty. Over at the Adam Smith Institute’s blog Tim Worstall...Show More Summary
Kiki Smith takes the body and turns it inside out. She makes art from innards. But she eats salad.
By Dividends & Income Daily: You likely associate the year 1776 with the birth of our nation. Yet it's also the year that Adam Smith, who is considered by many to be the father of modern economics, published An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. Show More Summary
When Adam Smith and a group of Scottish colleagues began using "liberal" in a political sense, it referred to free markets in labor and goods—a far cry from the way it's often used today.
When Adam Smith and friends began using the term in a political sense, they were referring to free markets in labor and goods—a far cry from the way it's often used today.
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Jean-Baptiste Say, an 18th-century economist and follower of Adam Smith, recognized one of the most fundamental laws in all economics: the entirely common-sense observation that consumption requires production. This axiom is called Say's Law of Markets. However, this axiom is...
With the 20th anniversary of ‘Independence Day’ just a couple of years away, 20th Century Fox is adamant to get something, possibly anything, into theatres with its name attached for July 4, 2016. Even if that means moving on without … Continue reading ? The post ‘Independence Day’ Sequel Likely Moving On Sans Will Smith appeared first on Latino-Review.com.
Dugald Stewart: Account of the Life and Writings of Adam Smith: >Adam Smith, author of the Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations, was the son of Adam Smith, comptroller of the customs at Kirkaldy, and of Margaret Douglas, daughter of Mr Douglas of Strathenry. Show More Summary
(January 26, 2014 09:09 PM, by David Henderson) The old doctrine that the slavery of the black, is essential to the freedom of the white race, can maintain itself only in the presence of slavery, where interest and prejudice are the controlling powers, but it stands condemned equally... (0 COMMENTS)
I like this as far as it goes, but why not make the point that there is a role for government in solving the market failures that lead to the lack of job insurance for vulnerable workers (and perhaps for...
Previously on the Cardinalpalooza: Jim Edmonds | Adam Wainwright | Joe Torre | Scott Rolen | Willie McGee | Red Schoendienst | Enos Slaughter | Bruce Sutter | Albert Pujols | Ray Lankford | Mark McGwire | J.D. Drew | Colby Rasmus | Yadier...Show More Summary