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Market concentration means Britons pay 25% more for goods and services than in 2008, while wages have grown by just 19% https://econ.st/2RUvaJ5
Market concentration means Britons pay 25% more for goods and services than in 2008, while wages have grown by just 19%

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The Paris agreement’s goal of keeping global warming below 2°C, let alone the 1.5°C aspiration, remain distant prospects https://econ.st/2CfYiEW
The Paris agreement’s goal of keeping global warming below 2°C, let alone the 1.5°C aspiration, remain distant prospects

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Since the Premier League was launched in 1992, the combined revenue of its clubs has increased by over 2,500%. Its broadcasting rights are now worth £2.8bn ($3.5bn) a year, making it comfortably the richest football league in the world https://econ.st/2Ex6fYZ
Since the Premier League was launched in 1992, the combined revenue of its clubs has increased by over 2,500%. Its broadcasting rights are now worth £2.8bn ($3.5bn) a year, making it comfortably the richest football league in the world

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“Waterloo”, released in Britain in May 1974, quickly reached the top of the singles chart. The rollicking piano and saxophone number was a welcome distraction from soaring inflation, the oil crisis and bombings carried out by the IRA https://econ.st/2EuR4iS
“Waterloo”, released in Britain in May 1974, quickly reached the top of the singles chart. The rollicking piano and saxophone number was a welcome distraction from soaring inflation, the oil crisis and bombings carried out by the IRA

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Three authors ponder the extent of Western responsibility in the making—and breaking—of South Sudan. Together they also point to a deeper question: what makes a nation? https://econ.st/2RZJpMx
Three authors ponder the extent of Western responsibility in the making—and breaking—of South Sudan. Together they also point to a deeper question: what makes a nation?

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Mr Zinke lasted as long as he did in part because Donald Trump reportedly likes him personally https://econ.st/2Cf4FbE
Mr Zinke lasted as long as he did in part because Donald Trump reportedly likes him personally

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Oil and gas account for a quarter of Alberta's GDP and will continue to be the largest slice for decades https://econ.st/2S6tLPL
Oil and gas account for a quarter of Alberta's GDP and will continue to be the largest slice for decades

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Both government policies and market forces have clearly been important to China's growth. But the real lesson is in how they have interacted https://econ.st/2S2g6ci
Both government policies and market forces have clearly been important to China's growth. But the real lesson is in how they have interacted

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Nicolás Maduro has shown that if a well-armed regime does not care whether citizens stay or go, consent or no, thrive or starve, it can survive a national economic collapse https://econ.st/2EyLL1U
Nicolás Maduro has shown that if a well-armed regime does not care whether citizens stay or go, consent or no, thrive or starve, it can survive a national economic collapse

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In America, other cohorts of Christians are much more likely to believe in a duty to accommodate refugees than their evangelical peers are https://econ.st/2RUYiQ6
In America, other cohorts of Christians are much more likely to believe in a duty to accommodate refugees than their evangelical peers are

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More teenagers from the poorest parts of Britain are going to university. But most end up at less prestigious institutions https://econ.st/2Ew3g2J
More teenagers from the poorest parts of Britain are going to university. But most end up at less prestigious institutions

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Vladimir Putin, Viktor Orban and other strongmen are muzzling the media. But a free press should be defended https://www.facebook.com/TheEconomist/videos/212797169527743/
Vladimir Putin, Viktor Orban and other strongmen are muzzling the media. But a free press should be defended

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Some 350,000 people visit Nashik, a city in India, each year for tours and wine tastings https://econ.st/2S1ffJ1
Some 350,000 people visit Nashik, a city in India, each year for tours and wine tastings

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The department’s inspector-general found that Mr Zinke violated policy by having his wife travel with him in government vehicles, and by having his security detail join his family on vacation, costing taxpayers more than $25,000 https://econ.st/2Ep525a
The department’s inspector-general found that Mr Zinke violated policy by having his wife travel with him in government vehicles, and by having his security detail join his family on vacation, costing taxpayers more than $25,000

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Last month a pool scene by David Hockney, a British painter, set a new auction record for a work by a living artist at $90.3m (including fees). It may be one of the last great auctions without a minimum price or sale guarantee https://econ.st/2S2VNvs
Last month a pool scene by David Hockney, a British painter, set a new auction record for a work by a living artist at $90.3m (including fees). It may be one of the last great auctions without a minimum price or sale guarantee

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Like weeds and superheroes, the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare, is hard to kill. Yet on December 14th a federal judge provided what many Republicans hope will be a coup de grâce to the law https://econ.st/2CgyGrJ
Like weeds and superheroes, the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare, is hard to kill. Yet on December 14th a federal judge provided what many Republicans hope will be a coup de grâce to the law

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Stormzy has built an empire including #Merky records, a publishing imprint and scholarships at Cambridge University https://econ.st/2EwUbH8
Stormzy has built an empire including #Merky records, a publishing imprint and scholarships at Cambridge University

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It is estimated that global clothing sales could triple by 2050. But what is the environmental cost? https://www.facebook.com/TheEconomist/videos/356902085103960/
It is estimated that global clothing sales could triple by 2050. But what is the environmental cost?

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Donald Trump's demands are one of several problems facing the Federal Reserve https://econ.st/2EvVshp
Donald Trump's demands are one of several problems facing the Federal Reserve

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A new project from the New York Public Library aims to “make some of the greatest stories ever written accessible to every New Yorker and Instagram user” https://econ.st/2Erj2Mo
A new project from the New York Public Library aims to “make some of the greatest stories ever written accessible to every New Yorker and Instagram user”

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