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Infographic Of The Day: All You Need To Know About Cigarettes

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42.1 million people (18.1% of all adults) in the United States smoke cigarettes, while 5 Million is the worldwide total deaths caused by tobacco every year.

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What We Read Today 04 September 2015

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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Income Tax Cut, JFK Hopes To Spur Economy 1962/8/13

The largest tax cut in U.S. history was proposed and later signed in to law by that great Republican Democrat, John F. Kennedy. He speaks on his income tax cut that he wants to present to Congress in January (1963) next year (partial newsreel).







Infographic Of The Day: All You Need To Know About Cigarettes

42.1 million people (18.1% of all adults) in the United States smoke cigarettes, while 5 Million is the worldwide total deaths caused by tobacco every year.

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The largest tax cut in U.S. history was proposed and later signed in to law by that great Republican Democrat, John F. Kennedy. He speaks on his income tax cut that he wants to present to Congress in January (1963) next year (partial newsreel).


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04Sep2015 Market Close: Markets Closed Down Ahead Of Monday Holiday, Indicators Remain In Bear Land, WTI Oil Shows Strength At 46



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Blame the Federal Reserve, Not China, for Stock Market Crash

by Ron Paul, Daily Reckoning

Following Monday's historic stock market downturn, many politicians and so-called economic experts rushed to the microphones to explain why the market crashed and to propose 'solutions' to our economic woes. Not surprisingly, most of those commenting not only failed to give the right answers, they failed to ask the right questions.

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28 August 2015: ECRI's WLI Growth Index Slides Deeper Into Contraction

ECRI's WLI Growth Index which forecasts economic growth six months forward - slid further into negative territory. This index had spent 28 weeks in negative territory then 15 weeks in positive territory - and now is in its third week in negative territory. ECRI also released their inflation index this week.

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