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Early Bird Headlines 05 May 2015
Econintersect: Here are some of the headlines we found to help you start your day. For more headlines see our afternoon feature for GEI members, What We Read Today, which has many more headlines and a number of article discussions to keep you abreast of what we have found interesting.
Econintersect: Every day our editors collect the most interesting things they find from around the internet and present a summary 'reading list' which will include very brief summaries (and sometimes longer ones) of why each item has gotten our attention. Suggestions from readers for 'reading list' items are gratefully reviewed, although sometimes space limits the number included.
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by Philip Pilkington
Recently I thought it might be interesting to give the other side in the modelling debate a chance. Frankly, I have not found the debates online to be particularly stimulating or interesting, so I thought I'd go to what is supposed to be a prime source.
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from The Conversation
-- this post authored by John Krebs, University of Oxford
Ocean acidification is causing fundamental and dangerous changes in the chemistry of the world's oceans yet only one in five Britons has even heard of ocean acidification, let alone believes it a cause for concern. Around 97% of climate scientists believe global warming is principally driven by human activity, yet only 16% of the public know the expert consensus to be this strong.
by Jim Pearce, http://www.investingdaily.com/
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Last August, in an article I wrote for Smart Tech Investor (now Breakthrough Tech Profits), I posited, 'Is Icahn Selling Apple?' I figured that Icahn needed to raise cash to cover huge losses in his energy portfolio.
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Written by Steven Hansen
US Census says manufacturing new orders improved. Our analysis says sales declined. However, the rolling averages improved, but remain in contraction.