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Sources of Business Financing for Entrepreneurs

Sources of Business Financing for Entrepreneurs | Economics | Scoop.it

After conceiving a business idea, an entrepreneur needs money to commence his or her business. The expenses incurred include;

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mainly macro: The unique blindness of some commentators on the right

mainly macro: The unique blindness of some commentators on the right | Economics | Scoop.it
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Why I Stopped Calling Myself A "Freelancer"

Why I Stopped Calling Myself A "Freelancer" | Economics | Scoop.it
Clients too often see freelance arrangements as low-cost line items instead of strategic partnerships.
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Volatility and Reforms: The Overlooked Virtues of Economic Uncertainty | naked capitalism

Volatility and Reforms: The Overlooked Virtues of Economic Uncertainty | naked capitalism | Economics | Scoop.it
Times of uncertainty may present an opportunity to implement reforms that would otherwise not be passed.
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Jong Beom Park: Brexit Is a Bad Idea for Both Economic and Security Reasons

Jong Beom Park: Brexit Is a Bad Idea for Both Economic and Security Reasons | Economics | Scoop.it
I am pleased to host another student guest post, this time by Jong Beom Park. This is the 18th student guest post this semester. You can see all the student guest posts from my “Monetary and Financial...
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William MacAskill: 5 Criticisms of Billionaire Mega-Philanthropy, Debunked

William MacAskill: 5 Criticisms of Billionaire Mega-Philanthropy, Debunked | Economics | Scoop.it
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Something Strange Is Taking Place In The Middle Of The Atlantic Ocean | Zero Hedge

Something Strange Is Taking Place In The Middle Of The Atlantic Ocean | Zero Hedge | Economics | Scoop.it
In the latest sign that the world is simply running out of capacity when it comes to coping with an inexorable supply of commodities, three diesel tankers en route from the Gulf to Europe did something rather odd on Wednesday: they stopped, turned around in the middle of the ocean, and headed back the way they came.
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Fed Ends Zero-Rate Era; Signals 4 Quarter-Point Increases in 2016

Fed Ends Zero-Rate Era; Signals 4 Quarter-Point Increases in 2016 | Economics | Scoop.it
The Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the first time in almost a decade, a widely telegraphed move that Chair Janet Yellen said would be followed by “gradual” tightening as officials watch for evidence of higher inflation.
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The Eurozone crisis. Was it all bad German economics?

The Eurozone crisis.  Was it all bad German economics? | Economics | Scoop.it
Simon Wren Lewis [here and here] pulls together his critique of the role of German economics in the Eurozone crisis. The Eurozone institutions had  3 flaws. First, the ECB was [at least initially] prevented from acting as a lender of last resort to member states governments.  Second, the Stability and Growth Pact prevented sufficiently counter-cyclical…
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DC Central Kitchen Brings Charter School...

DC Central Kitchen Brings Charter School... | Economics | Scoop.it
DC Central Kitchen Brings Charter School Principles that Work to Adult Education that Turns People’s Lives Around
This is a heart-warming segment from the PBS newshour. But it is more than...
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CONVERSABLE ECONOMIST: Charles Dickens on Management vs. Labor

CONVERSABLE ECONOMIST: Charles Dickens on Management vs. Labor | Economics | Scoop.it
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Upward-sloping IS curves: simple version

My last post was not a success, judging by the (lack of) reader response (brave and smart John Handley aside). Too complicated. Let me make it simpler, and shorter. 1. Suppose, by magic, the capital stock increases by 10%. New...
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Hindering the S.E.C. From Shining a Light on Political Spending

Hindering the S.E.C. From Shining a Light on Political Spending | Economics | Scoop.it
Congress wants to prevent the agency from issuing a rule that would require public companies to disclose their political spending.
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Economist's View: Paul Krugman: The Donald and the Decider

Economist's View: Paul Krugman: The Donald and the Decider | Economics | Scoop.it
Nothing comes from nowhere: The Donald and the Decider, by Paul Krugman, Commentary, NY Times: Almost six months have passed since Donald Trump overtook Jeb Bush in polls of Republican voters. At the time, most pundits dismissed the Trump phenomenon...
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Fitting a Neural Network in R; neuralnet package

Fitting a Neural Network in R; neuralnet package | Economics | Scoop.it
Neural networks have always been one of the most fascinating machine learning model in my opinion, not only because of the fancy backpropagation algorithm, but also because of their complexity
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Noah Smith: Sunni Islam is Failing

Noah Smith: Sunni Islam is Failing | Economics | Scoop.it
This is Noah’s 14th guest religion post on supplysideliberal.com. Don’t miss Noah’s other guest religion posts!
• God and SuperGod
• You Are Already in the Afterlife
• Go Ahead and Believe in God
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Top 25+ must reads on organizational culture

Top 25+ must reads on organizational culture | Economics | Scoop.it
Top 25+ must reads on organizational culture. Successful execution of strategy depends very much upon the organizational culture.
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Basel regulation and small business lending | VOX, CEPR’s Policy Portal

Basel regulation and small business lending | VOX, CEPR’s Policy Portal | Economics | Scoop.it
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