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The price of inequality in higher education
Higher education is now less about gaining knowledge than demonstrating status: It's about the pedigree, not the degree.
Last updated: 23 Dec 2012 13:11 GMT
Math wins huge upset over GOP - are Democrats paying attention?
Comforting stories that don't add up lead Republicans to reject what the polls were telling them before election day.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2012 10:28 GMT
Interpreting Obama's victory
Obama and the constituencies that supported him could be harbingers of a better future for the country, writes Falk.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2012 09:25 GMT
Review: 'The Revenge of History: The Battle for the 21st Century'
Seumas Milne's book gives a perspective of what has brought us to today's crisis and the shape of the future politics.
Last updated: 27 Oct 2012 12:06 GMT
Two Americans share Nobel Prize in economics
Shapley, a UCLA professor, and Roth of Harvard, share the honour for their economic engineering theory.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2012 13:11 GMT
Germany firm on Greece despite IMF pressure
Merkel rebuffs call by the International Monetary Fund to give Greece more time to clean up finances.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2012 15:30 GMT
Obama and the words he never said
Obama should have went on the offensive rather than let Romney steal the show.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2012 14:01 GMT
Paul Ryan's path to economic peril
The policy prescriptions of the Republicans' vice-presidential pick would hurt the majority of Americans.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2012 12:28 GMT
The failure of Republican economics
Those clinging to Bush-era ideologies and illusions show they simply do not understand economics.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2012 18:51 GMT
Echoes of 2004 election haunt 2012
What can the US presidential candidates learn from the lesson of John Kerry's campaign against George W Bush?
Last updated: 28 Jul 2012 10:58 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
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Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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