Is a peace scholarship worth pursuing?

“What, drawn and talk of peace! I hate to use the word.” And with that, Act One, Scene One, Tybalt, the violent “Prince of Cats” in William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, a fight that may have been avoided to begin.

A journalist with more than 13 years of experience, for stories of terror, violence, participation in the inquests, the implementation of death knocks and the focus on the emerging field of “trauma journalism”, it came to a point last year when I was ready to take a step back and deep dive into the world of peace and conflict research, came to the walls, every bit of storytelling that I did.

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Brexit vote may spark recession

The Bank of England has given its blatant warning yet that the UK could vote to leave the EU, met the economy.

A leave vote cause sterling to fall and unemployment to rise, according to the latest minutes of its monetary policy Committee (MPC). Mark Carney, the Bank Governor warned that the risks “, could possibly even a technical recession.”

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Budget 2016: economic fitness regime in the UK

The Problem with the self-imposed goals is that, if you break them, nobody cares as much as you are. A bit of bad weather and you don’t go out for this run. A lazy day and your low-carb regime dumped.

As with diets, so with Budgets. George Osborne, economic policy is oriented to the self-imposed goals, to “economic reason”.

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Majority of active managers are beating the market this year, but investors still don’t care

After years of languishing, maybe 2017 will finally be the year that active managers, of course, is in the investment community.

As a whole, stock-picking Fund managers a solid start this year, with 52 percent of fundamental equity managers beat their Russell 1000 index benchmarks, according to a study by JPMorgan Chase. The 50-percent limit for a single quarter, only one hand was divided between full-time since the bull market began in March 2009.

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Ford, Nissan, GM, Toyota report April US sales declines

Ford, Nissan, General Motors and Toyota all reported U.S. sales declines in April, strong signs that the demand for cars, trucks and SUV starts to slow, after seven years of growth.

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Puerto Rico announces historic debt restructuring in court

Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello said on Wednesday he would move to, to begin with, a form of bankruptcy, for the island, or in particular, public facilities, under title III of last year in Puerto Rico recovery act, known as PROMESA.

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The head of US Treasury believes that sanctions significantly harm Russia

Jack Lew said that the recommendation of the US authorities to buy the banks of the Russian Eurobonds, in fact, that was part of the sanctions policy.

WASHINGTON. US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said that the Western sanctions on Russia damage significantly.

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Financial conditions another reason to tighten Fed policy: NY Fed’s Dudley

The recent narrowing of credit spreads, record stock prices and falling bond could encourage returns, the Federal Reserve continues to publish tightening of US policy, one of the most influential Fed officials said in comments on Monday.

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Hinkley Point: EDF adds £1.5bn to nuclear plant cost

The French energy utility EDF has estimated that the cost of the completion of the new Hinkley Point nuclear power plant expected to be almost 10% more than.

The company, the project’s main supporters, said that the total cost of the power plant was expected to be £1.5 bn £19.6 bn.

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The US college debt bubble is becoming dangerous

Quick run-ups in debt are the single greatest command of the market difficulties. So, it is worth noting that in the last 10 years the amount of student loan debt in the United States, an increase of 170 percent, a whopping $1.4 trillion — more than Auto loans or credit card debt.

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