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Group fights against 2024 Boston Olympics

In this Huntington News article, Finnegan Distinguished Professor of Economics John Kwoka weighs in on whether Boston would be suitable for hosting the Olympics in 2024…
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Published On: November 13, 2014 |
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New Yorkers making $16.08 an hour point to need for middle-​​skilled

“We def­i­nitely need to be using better, more real-​​time labor-​​market infor­ma­tion about where the jobs are, and we need to do this at a very local level,” said Alicia Sasser Mod­es­tino, a former senior econ­o­mist at the Fed­eral Reserve Bank of Boston and now an asso­ciate pro­fessor at North­eastern University…
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Published On: November 3, 2014 |
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Growing number of discouraged unemployed

Alan Clayton-Matthews, an economist and professor at Northeastern University, talks about the uneven economic recovery in Massachusetts…
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Published On: October 29, 2014 |
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Student Government Association President Noah Carville speaks on textbooks and budgets

The Huntington News..
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Published On: November 5, 2014 |
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Martha Coakley rebuilt her name, raising questions among critics

Professor John Kwoka is interviewed on the announced Partners settlement involving South Shore Hospital in Weymouth and Hallmark Health System’s hospitals in Medford and Melrose…
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Published On: October 27, 2014 |
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Iran economy still in dismal state

According to Northeastern Economics Professor Kamran Dadkhah, “The Iranian economy has fallen behind in terms of investment and introduction of modern technology. This is most troublesome in the oil sector.”..
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Published On: October 24, 2014 |
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Stocks plunge amid worries of slowing global economy

Economics Professor Alan Clayton-Matthews is quoted in this Boston Globe article on the impact of a possible European recession on the Massachusetts economy. ..
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Published On: October 21, 2014 |
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Jean Tirole Wins Nobel in Economics for Work on Regulation

.. markets fail in various ways,” said John Kwoka, a professor of economics at Northeastern University in Boston who specializes in competition and regulation. ..
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Published On: October 14, 2014 |
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2014 in Photos – Northeastern University

Take a look at the people, places, and events cap­tured through the lenses of North­eastern Uni­ver­sity pho­tog­ra­phers this year. http://www.northeastern.edu/news/2014/12/2014-in-photos/

Published On: November 17, 2014 |
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Jobless Boomers Fill Gray Area as Fed Gauges Labor Market

Since 1980, just 20 percent of 55-to-59 year-olds who leave the workforce during economic slumps or in early stages of recoveries are employed again within four years, according to a study by Federal Reserve Bank of Boston economists Daniel Cooper and Maria Jose Luengo-Prado published [in August]…
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Published On: November 24, 2014 |
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