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Pitch Perfect Winner Spotlight: The startup tackling cardiac rehab with technology

PITCH PERFECT WINNER SPOTLIGHT: THE STARTUP TACKLING CARDIAC REHAB WITH TECHNOLOGY

Moving Analytics is a startup trying to address socio-economic factors that make it difficult to complete rehab in a traditional brick-and-mortar...

Bio Roundup: Prices on TV, Novartis Hearts Radio, Warp Drive's End

BIO ROUNDUP: PRICES ON TV, NOVARTIS HEARTS RADIO, WARP DRIVE'S END

Two new battlegrounds emerged this week in the nation's ongoing drug pricing debate. The first involved television: The federal government...

 
 
 
How could Europe benefit from the US-China trade war?

HOW COULD EUROPE BENEFIT FROM THE US-CHINA TRADE WAR?

Versions of this article have also been published by Caixin, Die Zeit, Nikkei and Politico. The European Union and Donald Trump got...

25 countries where people learn fast, think on their feet, and accomplish a lot at work, ranked

25 COUNTRIES WHERE PEOPLE LEARN FAST, THINK ON THEIR FEET, AND ACCOMPLISH A LOT AT WORK, RANKED

What determines the skill level of a particular country's workforce? The World Economic Forum's 2018 global competitiveness report...

 
 
 
The 16 healthiest countries in the world

THE 16 HEALTHIEST COUNTRIES IN THE WORLD

The United States lags far behind the 10 healthiest countries in the world. Each year, the World Economic Forum releases its Global...

The Dow jumps more than 350 points

THE DOW JUMPS MORE THAN 350 POINTS

Stocks jumped Tuesday as strong earnings and economic data lifted spirits on Wall Street. The three major US indices had shed about...

 
 
 
NPR Poll: Rural Americans Are Worried About Addiction And Jobs, But Remain Optimistic

NPR POLL: RURAL AMERICANS ARE WORRIED ABOUT ADDICTION AND JOBS, BUT REMAIN OPTIMISTIC

What's on people's minds in rural America? A new poll shows that the addiction crisis and economic issues have people worried. But...

Dig into Archaeology Month in Virginia

DIG INTO ARCHAEOLOGY MONTH IN VIRGINIA

**Co-Authored with David Rotenizer, Franklin County Office of Economic Development - Tourism** Every October, Virginia celebrates archaeology...

 
 
 
2018 NFL Draft Generates Record Economic Impact

2018 NFL DRAFT GENERATES RECORD ECONOMIC IMPACT

An economic impact report compiled by Visit Dallas has estimated that the 2018 NFL Draft generated $125.2 million in economic impact...

Schedule for Week of October 14, 2018

SCHEDULE FOR WEEK OF OCTOBER 14, 2018

The key economic reports this week are September Housing Starts and Existing Home Sales. For manufacturing, September industrial production,...

 
 
 
Saudi Economic Summit Suffers Exodus Of Guests After Journalist's Disappearance

SAUDI ECONOMIC SUMMIT SUFFERS EXODUS OF GUESTS AFTER JOURNALIST'S DISAPPEARANCE

Dubbed "Davos in the Desert," the Future Investment Initiative is set to host dozens of the world's business leaders. But many are...

'It seems to be deteriorating a bit': JPMorgan's Dimon says he wouldn't ignore a whole host of geopolitical risks facing markets

'IT SEEMS TO BE DETERIORATING A BIT': JPMORGAN'S DIMON SAYS HE WOULDN'T IGNORE A WHOLE HOST OF GEOPOLITICAL RISKS FACING MARKETS

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon warned investors about the growing economic and geopolitical risks on Friday during the bank's third quarter...

 
 
 
In black neighborhoods, Trump's economic boasts ring hollow

IN BLACK NEIGHBORHOODS, TRUMP'S ECONOMIC BOASTS RING HOLLOW

PHILADELPHIA - The record low rate of black unemployment is one of President Donald Trump's favorite talking points in touting his...

 
 
 
Global markets are getting pounded as fear grips investors

GLOBAL MARKETS ARE GETTING POUNDED AS FEAR GRIPS INVESTORS

Stock markets around the world sell off sharply as fears about slowing economic growth and rising interest rates spook investors. The...

U.S. Charges Alleged Chinese Government Spy With Stealing U.S. Trade Secrets

U.S. CHARGES ALLEGED CHINESE GOVERNMENT SPY WITH STEALING U.S. TRADE SECRETS

Alleged Chinese spy Yanjun Xu was extradited from Belgium to the U.S. to face prosecution. He faces four charges, including conspiracy...

 
 
 
Tourism sector booms despite Chinese economic slowdown

TOURISM SECTOR BOOMS DESPITE CHINESE ECONOMIC SLOWDOWN

Despite concerns about China's economic slowdown, tourism data during a week-long national holiday show that the sector grew including...

 
 
 
Economist Paul Romer just won the Nobel Prize in economics - and his ideas sound like the backbone of Bill Gates' philanthropy playbook

ECONOMIST PAUL ROMER JUST WON THE NOBEL PRIZE IN ECONOMICS - AND HIS IDEAS SOUND LIKE THE BACKBONE OF BILL GATES' PHILANTHROPY PLAYBOOK

Economist Paul Romer won the 2018 Nobel Prize in Economics on Monday. Romer's endogenous growth theory proposes that there's a snowball...

Two Americans win Nobel Prize for economics

TWO AMERICANS WIN NOBEL PRIZE FOR ECONOMICS

STOCKHOLM - Two American researchers have been awarded the Nobel Prize for economics for studying the interplay of climate change and...