What exactly is quantitative easing?
The national average rate for a 30-year mortgage was 3.55% when QE3 was launched last September, having fallen 0.54 percentage points in the prior year, and dipped to 3.35% by May, according to Freddie Mac. Sales of existing homes were 17% ...
Why ‘Less Is More’ For A Rural Florida School Preparing For Common Core
Specifically, 72 divided by six. Their teacher, Casi Adkinson drew circles onto the board. “I share my 72 into my six circles,” Adkinson said. “Are we ready to do that together? Ready? 1,2,3,4,5…” With the class counting along ...
What Explains The Partisan Divide Between Urban And Non-Urban Areas
Dr. Mark W. Hendrickson is an adjunct faculty member, economist, and fellow for economic and social policy with The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College.
What Putin Has to Say to Americans About Syria
This is possible if influential countries bypass the United Nations and take military ... Afghanistan is reeling, and no one can say what will happen after international forces withdraw. Libya is divided into tribes and clans.
Two Classes, Divided by ‘I Do’
“I can’t have six weeks with no pay ... “That’s a dramatic difference, and it varies by education more than by race,” said Mindy Scott, a Child Trends demographer. “It tells you these families are on different trajectories.