News from Around the Web

Economist, Dec 6 2012:

Teaching used to be conducted with a blackboard and a handful of tattered textbooks. Now [through] a pilot project run by eLimu, a technology start-up... tablets and other digital devices may soon...

Wall Street Journal, Dec 10 2012:

The growth paths of the world's leading economies are set to part in coming months, with signs of a pickup in the U.S. and the U.K., slowdowns in Canada and Russia, and deepening recession in the...

Bloomberg News, Nov 14 2012:

China began installing a new economic leadership by indicating that Governor Zhou Xiaochuan will step aside and Vice Premier Wang Qishan, the top finance official, will move to a new role.

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Newsday, Sep 6 2012:

Europe's debt crisis is pushing the 17-country eurozone toward recession and dragging down the global economy, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development said Thursday.

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The Wall Street Journal, Sep 5 2012:

WASHINGTON—The International Monetary Fund approved Wednesday a €920 million ($1.16 billion) loan tranche for Ireland, lauding the country's ability to meet bailout program targets despite a...