Posts Tagged ‘debt crisis’

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    Choosing Means Refusing

    May 11, 10 • 259 Views • No Comments

    In yesterday’s Washington Post, Robert Samuelson reminded us that most developed nations will have a growing proportion of senior citizens. Comparing 2005 and 2030, for Greece, the 65 and older group will increase from 18% to 25%, for Spain, from 17% to...  [read more]

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    Grading a Country

    May 10, 10 • 203 Views • No Comments

    We could say that the graders of sovereign debt use a “rubric” to decide whether a country has a high or a low score. In the classroom, students are given rubrics which specifically describe how a test is graded. A rubric is a list of facts and...  [read more]