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In Concrete Economics, Stephen S. Cohen and J. Bradford DeLong exalt Alexander Hamilton as the architect of the booming industrial economy that took off in America in the second part of the nineteenth century. Hamilton’s great innovation was to marshal the federal government behind the infrastructure required to create a strong industrial base for the nation. To take just one example, the Department of War launched many of the mechanical devices and processes that later facilitated America’s...
The schoolgirl was hit by the car in Hillsview Avenue in the Kenton area of Newcastle at about 6.40pm last night.
Michael Cohen/Getty Images for The New York Times Mark Cuban has an estimated net worth of $4.1 billion, according to Forbes. He's earned his fortune through a lifetime of business deals, including the $5.7 billion sale of Broadcast.com, his ownership of the Dallas Mavericks, and investments made on ABC's "Shark Tank." He also just revealed he has nearly $1 billion in Amazon stock alone, according to CNBC. Cuban has spent millions on private airplanes, a yacht, and a luxurious Dallas home, not...
This story was originally published by the HuffPost and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. As the people of the Bahamas struggle to recover from Hurricane Dorian, the strongest storm in the nation’s history, a team of scientists is setting out to assess the damage to the vibrant coral reefs that are [
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