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27 апреля, 20:22

Donald Trump’s corporate tax plan doesn’t add up

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DONALD TRUMP has proclaimed his White House to be the most productive since Franklin Delano Roosevelt. But with the symbolic 100-day mark fast approaching, he has yet to pass a single major piece of legislation.

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27 апреля, 18:50

Have you thought about your final wishes?

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DYING is a subject that Americans would rather avoid. According to a survey conducted in 2016 by The Economist and the Kaiser Family Foundation, a non-profit, just one in four Americans say people generally feel free to talk about death. We also asked people about their hopes and worries for their end-of-life wishes.

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27 апреля, 18:50

Have you thought about your end-of-life wishes?

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DYING is a subject that Americans would rather avoid. According to a survey conducted in 2016 by The Economist and the Kaiser Family Foundation, a non-profit, just one in four Americans say people generally feel free to talk about death. We also asked people about their hopes and worries for their end-of-life wishes.

27 апреля, 13:24

What people want at the end of life

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IN 2016 The Economist and the Kaiser Family Foundation, an American non-profit focused on health care, polled people in America, Brazil, Italy and Japan about their hopes and worries for their end-of-life wishes. We found that what is most important to people at the end depends on where they live.

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26 апреля, 22:58

Imagining a French electoral college

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FRANCE’S presidential election bears some superficial similarities to America’s presidential campaign last year.

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25 апреля, 22:30

Our British election tracker

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THERESA MAY, Britain’s prime minister, caught even keen political observers by surprise on April 18th when she announced she would call a snap election. The country’s previous general election was held less than two years ago, and its vote to leave the European Union is just ten months old.

24 апреля, 09:45

The triumph of polling in France’s first-round election

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BACKERS of Marine Le Pen were shy, supporters of Emmanuel Macron voters were soft, and timid pollsters were herding. And who trusts polls anymore anyway, following the surprise victories for Brexit and Donald Trump?

24 апреля, 01:41

The triumph of polling in France’s first-round election

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BACKERS of Marine Le Pen were shy, supporters for Emmanuel Macron voters were soft, and timid pollsters were herding. And who trusts polls anymore anyway, following the surprise victories of Brexit and Donald Trump?

22 апреля, 19:07

What are Marine Le Pen’s odds of victory?

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“EURASIA GROUP and The Economist are frequently sympatico,” says Ian Bremmer, “but not on the French elections.” Mr Bremmer is the president of Eurasia Group, a risk consultancy. He recently took us to task on Twitter regarding our statistical forecast for France’s upcoming election.

21 апреля, 19:04

China launches a pork-price index to smooth the “pig cycle”

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PIG is big in China. As the country’s economy has grown, so too has its consumption of pork. The average Chinese person today pigs out on 40kg (88lbs) of pork a year, up from 12kg in 1980. Although China constitutes just one-fifth of the world’s population, it consumes half of its pork.

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20 апреля, 21:55

Competitiveness at school may not yield the best exam results

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EVERY three years the OECD, a club of mostly rich countries, tests hundreds of thousands of high-school pupils across the world on maths, reading and science.

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19 апреля, 21:02

Are French pollsters cheating? The jury is still out

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THE first rule of polling analysis is to take outlier results with a liberal helping of salt.