segunda-feira, 22 de outubro de 2018
sexta-feira, 19 de outubro de 2018
"You’ve heard the story: Honeybees are disappearing. Beginning in 2006, beekeepers began reporting mysteriously large losses to their honeybee hives over the winter. The bees weren’t just dying—they were abandoning their hives altogether. The strange phenomenon, dubbed colony collapse disorder, soon became widespread. Ever since, beekeepers have reported higher-than-normal honeybee deaths, raising concerns about a coming silent spring.
"The media swiftly declared disaster. Ti...
quinta-feira, 18 de outubro de 2018
Orçamento previsto pra todos os projetos via Lei Rouanet em 2018: R$ 1,43 bilhões. Orçamento discricionário do Ministério da Cultura INTEIRO de 2017: R$500 milhões. Pensões para filhas de militares: R$ 5 bilhões.
Texto de Bernardo Mosqueira
Why people are poor? Because they don’t have income. Why don’t they have income? Because they don’t have jobs. Why don’t they have jobs? Because there are not enough small/medium businesses. Why there aren’t many businesses? Because there are too much government in the way. Regulations, high tariffs, bureaucracies, corruptions......make it too hard to start a business in Africa, also foreign aids and "charitable" donations are destroying local economies and killing entrepreneurs. Economic freedom is a poverty cure.
quarta-feira, 17 de outubro de 2018
The fight to end extreme poverty is revealing a developing dichotomy. On the one hand, extreme poverty continues to be stubborn in certain parts of the world, while in others it has become minuscule or non-existent. In about half of the world’s countries, less than 3 percent of the population is living on less than $1.90 a day – but that doesn’t mean the fight to eradicate poverty is over in these countries.
Recognizing this divergence, a new World Bank report – Poverty and...