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Shropshire's successful sheep industry is threatened by political incompetence https://econ.st/2DJ6lda
Shropshire's successful sheep industry is threatened by political incompetence

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The trade war is biting and growth is slowing. Time to reform China's economy. Our cover this week https://econ.st/2SPPaAV https://www.facebook.com/TheEconomist/photos/a.10150279872209060/10157252899424060/?type=3
The trade war is biting and growth is slowing. Time to reform China's economy. Our cover this week https://econ.st/2SPPaAV

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Traditionally, Europe backs America's choice of World Bank head, leaving little room for nominees like Lebanon's Ziad Hayek to succeed https://econ.st/2DW2LMW
Traditionally, Europe backs America's choice of World Bank head, leaving little room for nominees like Lebanon's Ziad Hayek to succeed

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Charles and Ray Eames designed “La Chaise” for MoMA’s International Competition for Low-Cost Furniture Design in 1948. It now retails for a hefty £6,290 ($11,525 for American consumers). From 1843 https://econ.st/2SQh4Ne
Charles and Ray Eames designed “La Chaise” for MoMA’s International Competition for Low-Cost Furniture Design in 1948. It now retails for a hefty £6,290 ($11,525 for American consumers). From 1843

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In the 1960s, President Kennedy sent home Mexican immigrants who were said to be holding down wages and taking jobs that could go to honest Americans. Did it lead to higher wages? The answer is a firm no https://econ.st/2SLOzjC
In the 1960s, President Kennedy sent home Mexican immigrants who were said to be holding down wages and taking jobs that could go to honest Americans. Did it lead to higher wages? The answer is a firm no

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In the event of a recession caused by no-deal, the government and the Bank of England would step in. But neither could do very much https://econ.st/2SLOTz3
In the event of a recession caused by no-deal, the government and the Bank of England would step in. But neither could do very much

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Jams occur because a scarce resource, the road, is underpriced https://econ.st/2DSeBHO
Jams occur because a scarce resource, the road, is underpriced

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The infiltration of ultra-left and extreme-right agitators, and the determination of a radical core to seek the overthrow of Mr Macron, has hardened the gilets jaunes movement’s edge https://econ.st/2SMXf9w
The infiltration of ultra-left and extreme-right agitators, and the determination of a radical core to seek the overthrow of Mr Macron, has hardened the gilets jaunes movement’s edge

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In 2015 they issued satirical books with titles such as “The Ladybird Book of...The Hangover” and “...Dating”. Those volumes were a huge success, shifting millions of copies. With the Ladybird Expert Series, the publisher is hoping that didactic material will yield similar results https://econ.st/2DAX1Ih
In 2015 they issued satirical books with titles such as “The Ladybird Book of...The Hangover” and “...Dating”. Those volumes were a huge success, shifting millions of copies. With the Ladybird Expert Series, the publisher is hoping that didactic material will yield similar results

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Marginal gains have helped Great Britain's track cyclists repeatedly top the Olympic-medal table https://www.facebook.com/TheEconomist/videos/538295730001992/
Marginal gains have helped Great Britain's track cyclists repeatedly top the Olympic-medal table

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We trained an AI program on articles from our Science and Technology section, and invited it to come up with a piece of its own https://econ.st/2SJlPIr
We trained an AI program on articles from our Science and Technology section, and invited it to come up with a piece of its own

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Fears of an all-out trade war between China and America and a recession in the United States may discourage would-be tourists from splashing out on holidays https://econ.st/2SPu7OM
Fears of an all-out trade war between China and America and a recession in the United States may discourage would-be tourists from splashing out on holidays

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Female migrants from Islamic countries can suffer because of Canada's approach to family law https://econ.st/2DTgTpV
Female migrants from Islamic countries can suffer because of Canada's approach to family law

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Bill Clinton once called globalisation “the economic equivalent of a force of nature, like wind or water”. Richard Baldwin points out that, like wind and water, globalisation is powerful but can be inconstant or even destructive https://econ.st/2DPQBoN
Bill Clinton once called globalisation “the economic equivalent of a force of nature, like wind or water”. Richard Baldwin points out that, like wind and water, globalisation is powerful but can be inconstant or even destructive

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Tommy Hilfiger and Mango have both launched Ramadan collections for Middle Eastern clientele. But designers are pushing the boundaries of sharia compliance https://econ.st/2DQ0JOf
Tommy Hilfiger and Mango have both launched Ramadan collections for Middle Eastern clientele. But designers are pushing the boundaries of sharia compliance

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While greater energy efficiency benefits consumers, it also makes energy cheaper and might increase demand https://econ.st/2SNZOIi
While greater energy efficiency benefits consumers, it also makes energy cheaper and might increase demand

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Even suburbs of wine country are divided between bitter rivals: Black Power and the Mongrel Mob. But gang members swear they are turning over a new leaf https://econ.st/2DMysbk
Even suburbs of wine country are divided between bitter rivals: Black Power and the Mongrel Mob. But gang members swear they are turning over a new leaf

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Ameerpet succeeds because it fills the gap between Indian IT’s global reach and the poor education Indians receive outside a top tier of engineering colleges https://econ.st/2SO9h2v
Ameerpet succeeds because it fills the gap between Indian IT’s global reach and the poor education Indians receive outside a top tier of engineering colleges

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Machine learning is being used to spot signs of sexuality https://econ.st/2SLcQXc
Machine learning is being used to spot signs of sexuality

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“Many films,” Damon Gameau thinks, are too dystopian, and “paint a future that is really hard to engage and to connect with”. His film acknowledges that the Earth has set off down a hazardous path, but focuses on the work that is being done now to steer the right course https://econ.st/2SLpLbr
“Many films,” Damon Gameau thinks, are too dystopian, and “paint a future that is really hard to engage and to connect with”. His film acknowledges that the Earth has set off down a hazardous path, but focuses on the work that is being done now to steer the right course

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