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New White House Report: Expanding Work Requirements in Non-Cash Welfare Programs (Council of Economic Advisers)

The Council of Economic Advisers released a new report, Expanding Work Requirements in Non-Cash Welfare Programs, July 2018, that has some surprising parts (a claim–from this White House!–that the War on Poverty was successful and the idea that there are not that … Continue reading

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(I took these photos in the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago. The post headline is inspired by Fernandistein's fantastic mashup of David Sedaris and Herman Melville.) Read more detail on Recent Law Professor posts –

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US: Economic indicators and trade with EU

EU: “The USA remains the EU’s top trading partner and export market. The EU and US economies account for about half the entire world’s GDP, and for nearly a third of world trade flows. The European Commission reported in 2016 … Continue reading

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Copyright Reconstructed: Rethinking Copyright’s Economic Rights in a Time of Highly Dynamic Technological and Economic Change

Bernt HugenholtzAs the jurisprudence of the European Court of Justice and ongoing discussions in the EU legislature illustrate, the economic rights granted to right holders under EU copyright law – the rights of reproduction, communication to the public and distribution … Continue reading

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Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act

  The “Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act,” signed by the President on May 24, amends Section 3(c)(1) of the Investment Company Act of 1940 to provide that a “qualifying venture capital fund’ may have as many as … Continue reading

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