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    Understand the difference between a balance sheet and an income statement. Learn the three components of each of the financial ...
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    Discover the impact that industrialization has on wages, and how the Industrial Revolution changed human standards of living ...
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    Learn about the philanthropic efforts of Nathan Rothschild and his entire family, who contributed to many areas, including ...
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    Discover what is considered an exceptionally high or low expense ratio for a mutual fund or ETF, and learn why this figure ...
  7. How does disposable income influence the marginal propensity to consume (MPC)?

    Learn about the relationship between disposable income and marginal propensity to consume in the classic Keynesian consumption ...
  8. What inputs are considered to be factors of production?

    Learn what the economic term "factors of production" means, what the four categories of factors of production are and what ...
  9. What advice has Tim Cook given to would-be business leaders?

    Learn what Apple CEO Tim Cook had to say to the business leaders of the future during an address at Duke University's Fuqua ...
  10. What Tech Companies Seeking Funding Must Overcome

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  11. Meet The Company Behind Your FICO Score

    There are other credit scores that evaluate lending risk, but FICO is still the choice of most U.S. lenders.
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    Learn what moral hazard is, the difference between ex-ante moral hazard and ex-post moral hazard and the behavioral changes ...
  13. What are some ways to increase your disposable income?

    Learn what disposable income is and how you can increase your disposable income by working a second job, starting a small ...
  14. Do employers use agency theory in labor relations?

    Learn more about how agency theory works and how it is used to illustrate relationships between principals and agents in ...
  15. What is the difference between moral hazard and morale hazard?

    Learn the difference between morale hazard and moral hazard, and discover how a person might experience each type of hazard ...
  16. What are the primary disadvantages of forming a joint venture?

    Learn the disadvantages to forming and maintaining a joint venture partnership, including factors business owners should ...
  17. Where did the term Magna Cum Laude originate from and why is it used in academics?

    Learn what "magna cum laude" means, read about its etymology and review why academic institutions use this phrase and other ...
  18. What are the four types of economic utility?

    Understand the four main types of economic utility that apply to transactions between consumers and businesses: form, time, ...
  19. Does agency theory apply to brokers and clients?

    Learn how the existence of incentives that encourage moral hazard impacts broker-client relationships. Understand how agency ...
  20. How can a creditor improve its Average Collection Period?

    Read about some of the ways that a business can improve its accounts receivable management practices to shorten its average ...
  21. What is Howard Schultz's educational and professional background?

    Learn about Howard Schultz's background. Discover where he got his education and his professional background before becoming ...
  22. Why is it important for a financial advisor to have a unique value proposition?

    Understand the elements that make up a unique value proposition and why it's especially important for financial advisers ...
  23. How Youtube Ad Revenue Works

    Many people make money off of their YouTube videos through ad revenue, but just exactly how does Youtube Ad Revenue work? ...
  24. How MasterCard Likely Earned a Spot in Your Wallet

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    Skip the booths at the airport and find an ATM when you want to exchange currency. Or try to use your credit card. Another ...
  26. Why do some economists consider entrepreneurship to be a factor of production?

    Find out if entrepreneurship should be considered a factor of production in economic models, and whether or not entrepreneurs ...
  27. What's the difference between microeconomics and macroeconomics?

    Microeconomics is generally the study of individuals and business decisions, macroeconomics looks at higher up country and ...
  28. How did Larry Page amass his wealth?

    Learn how Larry Page made his fortune by turning a college project into what would become one of the most recognizable companies ...
  29. How did Richard Branson make his fortune?

    Learn how Virgin Group tycoon Richard Branson earned his $4.9 billion fortune. Follow his journey from Virgin Records to ...
  30. Why do some analysts argue that trade deficits aren't bad for the economy?

    Understand the reasons why trade deficits, reviled by many economic analysts, are not always a bad thing in the eyes of many ...
  31. How did Howard Schultz build Starbucks from a small business into an empire?

    Learn how Howard Schultz built Starbucks into a worldwide phenomenon and then almost miraculously brought it back from the ...
  32. How does the bank profit off of escrow accounts?

    Discover the truth behind escrow accounts and the bank's profits. Are these accounts worthwhile or just another way for the ...
  33. How does someone earn the designation Magna Cum Laude?

    Discover the meaning and origins behind the term magna cum laude, an academic designation used to award honors students at ...
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    Building a positive brand image is a must for companies that want an edge over the competition. Learn how marketing and branding ...
  35. How did Nathan Rothschild attain his wealth?

    Discover how Nathan Rothschild was born into a wealthy family and what he did with the money during his lifetime that truly ...
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    Before tackling mortgage rates, home maintenance costs and utilities, every home buyer must first gather the funds for a ...
  38. 6 Ways To Build Credit Without A Credit Card

    It's definitely possible – if a bit more complicated – to build a credit history without traditional credit cards. Just follow ...
  39. Crowdfunding: Wide Opening For Tech Investors

    Crowdfunding has dramatically changed investing and opened the door for the public to get in on all types of exciting startups, ...
  40. The First Thing You Should Do With Your Tax Refund

    Nobody likes to pay taxes, but everyone loves to get a tax refund. When the check arrives in the mail, it's hard to resist ...
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    When deciding whether to pursue a master's degree in the US or UK, consider degree structure, cost, and quality of education.
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    Taboola's tagline, “content you may like,” conveys a lot about its business philosophy.
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    With more colleges than most cities, Boston is a mecca for students from around the world. Here's what to budget to study ...
  44. How can I tell if a loan uses simple or compound interest?

    Learn the differences between simple and compound interest and how you can use mathematical calculations and lender disclosures ...
  45. What are the primary advantages of using mezzanine financing?

    Learn how certain businesses can use mezzanine financing as a source of funding for company growth, and understand its potential ...
  46. How does an entrepreneur pay taxes?

    Find out what kind of impact tax policy can have on entrepreneurship in the United States and why all economic agents have ...
  47. Why does unemployment tend to rise during a recession?

    Learn what a recession is, some attributes of an economy in a recession, and why the unemployment rate tends to have a domino ...
  48. Why did Howard Schultz decide to keep Starbucks a chain rather than allow franchising?

    Read about why billionaire Howard Schultz chose to keep Starbucks a chain rather than franchising and how he led the chain ...
  49. How does an entrepreneur help the economy?

    Find out about how entrepreneurs play a fundamental role in capitalist economies by helping to coordinate resources and bearing ...
  50. Emerging Startup Cities Of 2015

    While Silicon Valley and New York have been the birthplace of several well-known startups, other U.S. cities are making names ...
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