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Patient discussion about economics

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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Our new Comerica Texas Index should be a valuable tool for monitoring emerging trends in economic activity in Texas," said Johnson.
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By analyzing their behavior, we derive conclusions about changing magnitudes of illicit, unregulated, and untaxed economic activity.
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I may not be the only Neanderthal clinging to the notion that nation-states have a stake in trying to shape the quality and quantity of economic activity that takes place on their soil.
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First, Pack offers a rather narrow economic analysis to predict and examine the degree of the shift in economic activity and population from the cities to the suburbs and from the Frost Belt to the Sun Belt.
1) In addition, there are numerous quotes from Fed officials that emphasize the importance of long rates on future economic activity.
If taxes increase to the extent that they absorb the surplus (the whole profit) of the enterprise, then producers would become discouraged or would move away, leading to a slowdown in economic activity.
In support of the governor's position, New York City's comptroller has estimated that the Yankees generate about $160 million in annual economic activity.
credit market conditions over the past six months, with weak overall economic activity, higher corporate leverage, and shareholder-friendly activities cited as top concerns, according to a survey conducted by Fitch Ratings together with the Institutional Investor Fixed Income Forum.