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Q. how do you lift your spirit during those tough days of economic depression?

A. just find an activity that will take your mind off things.(i.e.)fishing,games,puzzles,camping,etc.

Q. how come depression became so common??? is it because the great economic crises ...? because i get the feeling that it has been like that for a while ...

A. That's an eye opening list. I have read most of Kurt Vonnegut's books. He really went through hell on earth during the allied bombing of Dresden in World War II as a prisoner of war. He had been captured at the Battle of the Bulge. That was no cakewalk.

Overwhelming circumstances. Things happen that are too much to rationalize. They happen to us all. Deaths, accidents, tragedies, illnesses, losses, being a victim of crimes or injustices, war, seeing people die, witnessing horrible things... that list can go on and on. We humans are fragile, have limitations, and we break.

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The book will also bring awareness of the stark differences that lie between the various economic theories.
Finn regards my effort accurately to classify economic theories, including his own, as (1) idiosyncratic ("intense") and (2) superfluous, including, "for some reason, Mueller interprets my article as a discussion about economic theory," (3) classifying my claim that "rather than nine different errors, they are essentially the same error repeated nine times with varying degrees of imprecision" as "a mysterious assertion," which (4) ignores "complex moral arguments among philosophers and theologians," and finally, (5) he declares that my method is a distraction from the way he conceives this controversy should have been conducted: namely, all of it "directly engaging my [Professor Finn's] work" and specifically "the article at hand.
He clarifies that any consideration of the vocation of business or the business person can go only so far without first rethinking the economic theories that, at least abstractly, govern the business enterprise.
It is important to remember that modern economic theories are not meant to be descriptively accurate.
The auction reflected well upon the economic theories underpinning the process and yielded a result that was good for everyone.
Burrows, President and CEO, said, "Ed Leamer's experience with complex economic theories and diverse client engagements will be of great value to CRA as we continue to build the Company's knowledge base.
Over the years, Mercer has applied the Nobel-Prize winning economic theories of Daniel McFadden to quantify the ability of brands to shift demand in the marketplace and then determine which parts of a brand's "signal" could be improved to increase customer choice.
Illustrating complex economic theories with vivid rubber-meets-the-road examples that span the globe as well as eras through time, McMillan presents, in clear language, the foundational knowledge of market design that can help readers understand complex economic theory.