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The Khashoggi murder has revealed how unrealistic the Trump administration's Saudi gambit always was https://econ.st/2S0tfTh
The Khashoggi murder has revealed how unrealistic the Trump administration's Saudi gambit always was

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A new material can be flexible one minute, and rigid the next, simply by applying a magnetic field. It could be handy for robots that need to squeeze through confined spaces—such as chimneys, perhaps? https://www.facebook.com/TheEconomist/videos/264326384261179/
A new material can be flexible one minute, and rigid the next, simply by applying a magnetic field. It could be handy for robots that need to squeeze through confined spaces—such as chimneys, perhaps?

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Until 2008 Sark was governed by a feudal constitution, little changed since 1565 https://econ.st/2RZdPyp
Until 2008 Sark was governed by a feudal constitution, little changed since 1565

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By 2050 there will be more plastic in the world's waters than fish. Yet the cost of plastic pollution is comparatively overstated https://econ.st/2ROWB6N
By 2050 there will be more plastic in the world's waters than fish. Yet the cost of plastic pollution is comparatively overstated

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For the vast majority of human history there was little point in accumulating, since most of what was needed could easily be got from the surrounding environment. Nor was there anything heroic about work https://econ.st/2RKGnf0
For the vast majority of human history there was little point in accumulating, since most of what was needed could easily be got from the surrounding environment. Nor was there anything heroic about work

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Chief executives are exposed to a torrent of feedback from customers today, but detailed and methodical scrutiny is declining https://econ.st/2EuERL1
Chief executives are exposed to a torrent of feedback from customers today, but detailed and methodical scrutiny is declining

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The old boys' club that dominates the upper echelons of finance pretends that it is women, not men, who create risk after #MeToo—instead of changing its own behaviour https://econ.st/2EtCvw7
The old boys' club that dominates the upper echelons of finance pretends that it is women, not men, who create risk after #MeToo—instead of changing its own behaviour

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The First Step Act will go some way to softening America's draconian criminal justice system. However, it affects less than 10% of the prison population https://econ.st/2RZpUnp
The First Step Act will go some way to softening America's draconian criminal justice system. However, it affects less than 10% of the prison population

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Brazil's pensions bill eats up more than half of the federal budget https://econ.st/2S0x2jr
Brazil's pensions bill eats up more than half of the federal budget

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Lyudmila Alexeyeva was propelled into activism by how Stalin treated the masses as if they were dirt on his boots https://econ.st/2Ew9kIx
Lyudmila Alexeyeva was propelled into activism by how Stalin treated the masses as if they were dirt on his boots

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The Narrow Bank is based on an idea first suggested after the banking crisis of the 1930s https://econ.st/2S5g8jq
The Narrow Bank is based on an idea first suggested after the banking crisis of the 1930s

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You may think you have the talent to time the market. You almost certainly don't https://econ.st/2S1Djvl
You may think you have the talent to time the market. You almost certainly don't

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Economists will never understand the world if they cannot explain how institutions work and why they sometimes fail us https://econ.st/2RYNuk2
Economists will never understand the world if they cannot explain how institutions work and why they sometimes fail us

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When teachers leave because they are miserable, pupils suffer the consequences https://econ.st/2EvLQDD
When teachers leave because they are miserable, pupils suffer the consequences

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Growing partisanship isn’t driven by broader cultural trends, according to two recent studies https://econ.st/2EuM5P3
Growing partisanship isn’t driven by broader cultural trends, according to two recent studies

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How the dinosaurs died out after ruling the planet for over 150m years was a mystery that consumed palaeontologists throughout much of the 20th century. But where did they come from in the first place? https://econ.st/2EupJ0o
How the dinosaurs died out after ruling the planet for over 150m years was a mystery that consumed palaeontologists throughout much of the 20th century. But where did they come from in the first place?

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Since early 2017 a team at the Gipsformerei, the plaster-cast manufactury of Berlin State Museums, has been making a copy of a swathe of the Gigantomachy Frieze for the China Academy of Art https://econ.st/2S7STVW
Since early 2017 a team at the Gipsformerei, the plaster-cast manufactury of Berlin State Museums, has been making a copy of a swathe of the Gigantomachy Frieze for the China Academy of Art

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In the Arab world, explains an Egyptian gynaecologist, sex is the opposite of sport: “Everyone talks about football, but hardly anyone plays it. But sex—everyone is doing it, but nobody wants to talk about it” https://econ.st/2RUyiod
In the Arab world, explains an Egyptian gynaecologist, sex is the opposite of sport: “Everyone talks about football, but hardly anyone plays it. But sex—everyone is doing it, but nobody wants to talk about it”

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There could be a system in which pressing a single button is all that is required to take-off and hover https://econ.st/2RSIoFX
There could be a system in which pressing a single button is all that is required to take-off and hover

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Argentina's peso lost half its value against the dollar in 2018. But economic growth should return next year https://econ.st/2EuU134
Argentina's peso lost half its value against the dollar in 2018. But economic growth should return next year

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