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New Position: Postdoctoral Fellow for Project on the Belt & Road Initiative

The Singapore Management University (SMU) is seeking a post-doctoral fellow, in a position jointly sponsored by SMU’s School of Law and School of Social Sciences. This position is on an exciting new interdisciplinary research project studying the interplay between infrastructure … Continue reading

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Ineos granted permission in UK Green Belt for exploratory shale gas drilling

Ineos has been granted planning permission on appeal for exploratory shale gas drilling in the Green Belt, near Rotherham. In May 2017, petrochemical firm Ineos sought temporary permission for a period of five years for a shale gas well, access … Continue reading

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Do I Really Need To Wear A Seat Belt?

In short, YES, you need to wear a seat belt.  Here is why.  According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration seat belts saved an estimated 13,941 in 2015. Almost half of the over thirty-five thousand people killed in vehicle … Continue reading

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Riding the Brandverb Wagon Without a Seat Belt

I heard a radio spot the other day for Milwaukee, Wisconsin-based department store retailer Kohl's: "The More You Know, The More You Kohl's." Apparently not a new example of brandverbing, yet it continues, despite the ridicule of being called "The … Continue reading

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Surprising Facts About Divorce in the Bible Belt

Who are more likely to get divorced – couples in the South or those in the Northeast? The answer may surprise you. Men and women in the South have higher rates of marriage and higher rates of divorce, while those … Continue reading

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