Did you know that in different parts of the country the American Dream is viewed as more or less achievable? How easy is it to achieve the American Dream where you live? Creators of this new performance measure explain what their research shows.
“As many of you will have heard by now (since I’m slow to comment on these things), recently the Canadian government released another strategy piece regarding ongoing efforts to recruit international students to Canada.”
“It is very likely that generations coming of age today will abandon -- out of choice or necessity -- the Dream of consumption and replace it with their own definition. The Dream is evolving, not dying....”
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“But is that enough? “The biggest concern I have about RAK's efforts [at nation branding] is that the Emirate will find it hard to differentiate itself from Dubai and the others,” says Wharton marketing professor David Reibstein.”
“The world is the smallest it has ever been in this age of technology. We literally have the ability to talk to just about any one in real time around the world via computers, smartphones, tablets, and other mobile technology.”
““Today, the ADCI is available on a national and multi-state regional basis. Looking forward, the Xavier University Team is looking at ways to collect sufficient data to generate ADCI scores at the state and major MSA level.””
““The Xavier University Team publishes a monthly report highlighting key findings from the ADCI survey. In their August report, the national economic index score improved; the well-being score declined; the societal index ...””