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A Game Theoretic and Behavioral Economic Analysis on State of the Union Brinkmanship

Authored by Donald L. Willyard

Written 16 Jan. 2019.

               On January 16th, 2019, United States Congresswoman and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) issued a letter to President Donald Trump regarding his upcoming State of the Union address which is scheduled to take place on January 29th. The letter cited, according to Speaker Pelosi, that due to the…

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A concerning report from WalletHub says that US consumers will add more than $60 billion in credit card debt by the end of this year: 

http://www.foxbusiness.com/features/2017/09/11/americans-headed-towards-1-trillion-in-credit-card-debt-study-says.html

Are you concerned about the rise in credit card debt? How do you think this…

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Road safety in the Dominican Republic

Many Dominicans love the game of baseball and several players come to the U.S. every year to play professionally.  So, when an auto-related death of a very talented, upcoming baseball player occurred, the DR's highways received some attention.  The roads in the DR are quite unsafe and become the cause of hundreds of fatalities each year.   Since the unemployment rate there is 14%, several Dominicans are searching for ways to…

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