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Given the problems the world faces in overpopulation, global warming, depletion of resources, energy limitations, war, etc., you would think that we'd be spending MORE on the one area that could actually solve some of these problems: education and research.

Economists can see beyond the numbers.

by Upstate NY on Tue May 25th, 2010 at 12:15:59 PM EST
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If they can, they pretend they don't.

By laying out pros and cons we risk inducing people to join the debate, and losing control of a process that only we fully understand. - Alan Greenspan
by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Tue May 25th, 2010 at 12:44:31 PM EST
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