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How to fight poverty?

Poverty

Many people have little idea what people in developing countries really need and desire. Expert in the West assumes they know what the poor need, but funds for charity and aid often go to the wrong people or too poorly planned projects. The humans in the developing world don't want handouts. They rather want the dignity that comes from helping themselves. But why is it more difficult to give away money than to earn it? Helping with poverty The battle…

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How stories change the economy and the stock market?

Stock Market

Have you ever wondered why the stock market and economies often behave in strange ways? Many economists will say that it is all about numbers and statistics. So the only way to understand the economy is to interpret these statistics? Not really, the people who drive our economies are the consumers, businesspeople, and politicians, which are more complicated than any statistics can reveal. Humans have their own passions, biases, and belief systems. These are the stories that change the way…

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Does money buy happiness?

Does money buy happiness

Many people have the opinion that you need money to become happier. But is money really the key to happiness and will solve all your problems? Or is it bad for the world and makes the people more greedy and selfish? Does money buy happiness? Yes, with money, you may have lesser financial stress; however, it won´t make you truly happy. More money often brings even more problems. Why do people think that money can buy happiness because still chasing…

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