With the significant growth of lesbian and bisexual visibility on television within the last 10 years, it’s been interesting to note how writers create and develop queer women characters. Specifically, the bulk of these characters are conventionally pretty, feminine with long hair, soft features and girlfriends who carry a similar aesthetic. Show More Summary
Central banks across the world are experimenting with an unprecedented level of monetary stimulus and negative interest rates, ostensibly to boost growth and inflation, and push the global economy out of its malaise. But in doing so,...Show More Summary
In the three months since its launch, The Clarion List has accelerated the growth of its art services database to cover 24 U.S. art markets, plus London, adding 66% more listings for a total of more than 4,000 listings. Created by former...Show More Summary
It's the season of possibilities--the time of year when life blooms and the slow drag of winter has finally come to an end. Even the rain is comforting--warm spring showers that smell like new growth and possibility. Both of my daughters were born in spring. Show More Summary
There is a seeming pause to the springtime growth here in the Dehesa. The post He is Witness to the Beautiful Natural Explosion of Life appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Josh Tetrick, the founder and CEO of San Francisco-based food-tech startup Hampton Creek, the maker of Just Mayo and other foods that replace eggs and other animal products with plant proteins, discusses his company's rapid growth and the hard choices that entails. This year alone, the company will roll out 43 new products and has hundreds more in the pipeline.
WELL, THAT WON’T DO MUCH TO BOOST THAT ANEMIC GROWTH: The Coming Tax Increase. “The debt held by the public has approximately doubled since President Obama took office and is now equal to 74% of gross domestic product. It is true that with the right policy mix, economic growth—stuck at just over 2% during the […]
Who just posted this right-wing market monetarist interpretation of recent events? Well, the euro area has had a (slightly) shrinking population aged 15-64 since 2008, while the US has not (although our growth is slowing). How does this affect the picture, and what changes? Europe still does badly, but not by as bad a margin […]
Submitted by Wall Street Examiner's Lee Adler via Contra Corner blog, Comparing the growth in the number of full time jobs versus the growth in new home sales starkly illustrates both the horrible quality of the new jobs, and how badly ZIRP has served the US economy. Growth in new home sales has always been dependent on growth in full time jobs. Show More Summary
In the new normal, where bad news is good news, stagnation is growth, and depression is a buying opportunity, it should be no surprise that the so-called "safety stocks" of the Consumer Staples sector have never been more risky. At a...Show More Summary
When fed mostly breast milk, premature babies have bigger brains by their predicted due date.
Comparing the growth in the number of full time jobs versus the growth in new home sales starkly illustrates both the horrible quality of the new jobs, and how badly ZIRP has served the US economy. The post Chart of the Day- The Real Story Behind The True Magnitude of The New Home Sales Collapse was originally published at The Wall Street Examiner. Follow the money!
The African economy has become one of the most promising global growth markets. Shipping is taking care of the largest part of international trade and in Africa
Global oil prices could sink to as low as $30/bbl once again as oversupply still lingers, the US dollar might rebound should growth tick up, and energy investors might start cashing out now that oil has enjoyed a bull market.
Every year, The Next Web holds hundreds of interviews with young startups in order to shortlist the cream of the crop and invite them to Boost, our early-stage growth program at TNW Conference. The applications for Boost are now closed,...Show More Summary
Neil Young drops on TIDAL, a judge assigns an administrator for the will-less Prince's estate, Apple Music sees something of a growth spurt, and much more as we take one last look back a full week of industry news. Label Sues Band For 'Shamelessly Attempting To Cash In Before Downfall...
Feeding premature babies mostly breast milk during the first month of life appears to spur more robust brain growth. Preemies whose daily diets were at least 50 percent breast milk had more brain tissue and cortical-surface area by their due dates than premature babies who consumed significantly less breast milk.
Feeding premature babies mostly breast milk during the first month of life appears to spur more robust brain growth, compared with babies given little or no breast milk. Studying preterm infants in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at St. Show More Summary
BALTIMORE—Under Armour Inc. is reaching toward the Fortune 500 list with a growth plan mixing big data, major international business gains and expansion in other key sectors, CEO Kevin Plank said Thursday at the company's annual shareholders...Show More Summary
The past two weeks have been a busy – if not tumultuous – period for Intel. After announcing a new company strategy focusing on high growth markets, and company-wide layoffs to reach those goals, we have our first announcements on product changes that will come from Intel’s new strategy. Show More Summary