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One of the strongest orthodoxies in modern economics is being challenged, and there could be big implications for the state of the profession. The new, rebellious ideas might also help us understand why financial bubbles happen. Economists … more
Now in its 19th year, the Rhode Island International Film Festival this week is expected to top attendance from past years, with arts venues, hotels and restaurants among the beneficiaries, promoters and business managers say. Attendance … more
Nancy R. Mendizabal says the insurance market isn't growing like it did 10 years ago, and while prolonged market stagnation hasn't intrinsically hurt her family insurance company, plans for expansion are on hold. "If there was organic … more
New federal rules are making it more complicated – but safer – to close on residential property, and Downcity Home Closing hopes to help parties navigate the transaction. Three partners launched the Barrington business in January, said … more
The pitch: Disaster can strike any home or business. Servpro offers locally owned yet nationally certified procedures and resources to restore damaged property to pre-calamity appearance. Years in business: 26 … more
1Your predecessor was at odds with the unions over teacher evaluations and standardized testing. What will be different under your tenure? The only purpose of teacher evaluations is to support teaching and learning, so we have to implement … more
There are 475 vacant properties in Providence, according to Mayor Jorge O. Elorza's office. The U.S. Postal Service says that 16 percent of the apartment and home addresses in the city have not received mail for more than three years as of June. … more
How often do you conduct performance reviews? Once a year – 66.7% Twice a year or more – 16.7% Regularly – 11.1% Never – 5.6% Are goals set during performance reviews? … more
Since 1993, most packaged food sold in the U.S. has been required to include a Nutrition Facts label that lists the amount of fat, cholesterol, sodium, protein, carbohydrates, fiber and sugar in a serving, and includes some information on … more
Two pieces of Rhode Island news in the last few weeks are a sign that the state's leaders are not sitting back and hoping health care spending contains itself. Gov. Gina M. Raimondo stepped into the ring first, launching a statewide … more
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