Posts Tagged ‘tea’

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    6 Drinks of Economic History

    Jul 21, 12 • 207 Views • Economic History, Financial Markets, International Trade and Finance, UncategorizedNo Comments

    Combine “spirits,” beer, wine, coffee, tea and Coca-Cola and you get some interesting economic history. Spirits: In 1758, George Washington was elected to Virginia’s House of Burgesses. Some attribute his victory to entertaining his neighbors...

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    Tea Leaves…Then Returns

    May 7, 12 • 98 Views • Developing Economies, Economic History, International Trade and Finance, Macroeconomic Measurement, Regulation, UncategorizedNo Comments

    The Indian economy is slowing down. Maybe it’s all about the ease of doing business. Ranked #132 out of 183 countries in the World Bank’s “Ease of Doing Business Index,” India has a lot of red tape. Just starting a business involves 12...