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Article ID: 697462

Autocrats and Authoritarianism: New Research Explores Why People Elect Leaders Who Restrict Freedom

University of Alabama

Research conducted in part by a University of Alabama professor seeks to answer the question, “Why do free people willingly choose autocratic leaders who will restrict their liberty?” The research also looks to provide a clearer definition of the abilities, values and personality traits that describe those leaders.

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16-Jul-2018 12:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 697422

Mobile Coupons Can Increase Revenue Both During and After a Promotion

Binghamton University, State University of New York

New research from Binghamton University, State University at New York finds that mobile coupons can affect both short- and long-term sales goals, and that targeting customers with the right type of mobile coupon can boost revenue.

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16-Jul-2018 8:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 697272

U.S. Right to Push for Better Trade Deal with China but Should Be Wary of Consequences, Professor Says

Virginia Tech

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11-Jul-2018 5:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 697217

China Cracks Top 20 in Global Innovation Index

Cornell University

Cornell University, in conjunction with INSEAD and the World Intellectual Property Organization, released the 2018 version of the Global Innovation Index -- a report ranking 126 economies on 80 indicators of innovative activities. For the first time, China broke the top 20 of the world's most innovative economies.

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10-Jul-2018 11:10 AM EDT
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Article ID: 697215

Bank Network Shifts Signaled Financial Crisis – and May Prevent Another

Cornell University

Cornell University assistant professor of operations, technology and information management, Shawn Mankad, found in new research that shifts in bank networks predicted the financial crisis of 2008-09 -- and similar shifts could predict a future crisis.

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10-Jul-2018 11:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 697188

University of Utah Law Professor Aids in Creation of Main Street Growth Act

University of Utah

Research by Jeff Schwartz, a professor at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, has laid the foundation for legislation designed to promote the formation of venture exchanges as a way to rejuvenate struggling markets. The U.S. House of Representatives will discuss the Main Street Growth Act this week.

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9-Jul-2018 4:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 697149

Expert Available to Talk About Tariffs and Trade Wars

West Virginia University

The real question about the U.S.-China trade war is how long it will last and which country will blink first, according to West Virginia University associate professor of political science Christina Fattore. President Trump’s assessment of the World Trade Organization as weak is driving his use of higher tariffs, which could drive up costs for businesses, and eventually, consumers, Fattore said.

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Article ID: 697047

UCI awarded $5 million NSF grant to boost low-income engineering enrollment

University of California, Irvine

Aiming to increase the number of low-income engineering students specializing in advanced manufacturing, University of California, Irvine has won a $5 million National Science Foundation grant that will provide scholarships to nearly 200 community college transfers.

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Article ID: 696861

Some of the World’s Poorest People Are Bearing the Costs of Tropical Forest Conservation

PeerJ

Researchers from Bangor University in the UK and the University of Antananarivo in Madagascar show that new conservation restrictions in Madagascar bring very significant costs to local people. In their paper published in PeerJ – the Journal of Life & Environmental Sciences, the researchers estimate that 27,000 people have been negatively impacted by the conservation project.

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