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The Last Time Sweden Meddled With the Currency, It Failed

The Last Time Sweden Meddled With the Currency, It Failed
That's the gist of what the economist community is saying after Sweden's central bank ratcheted up warnings that it may intentionally weaken the krona as it tries to spur inflation. Experience from the last time Sweden intervened in 2001 shows it will …
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South Korea's gender problem could lead to an existential crisis
In these countries, you have a job guarantee if you take a maternity leave (and gender equality in Sweden is engineered so that if the mother of a child takes maternity leave, the father has to take paternity leave for the second child). In France, the …
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Antibody Alternatives
Researchers can engineer RNA or DNA aptamers and protein scaffolds to a specific target and function, the molecules are consistent from batch to batch, and they can be produced at a fraction of the cost of antibodies. These new reagents can target …
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Swedish couple get back money
"A plainclothes man, who refused to disclose his identity, returned us the money at our Kalia house in Narail,” said Mizanur Rahman, a Bangladeshi-born Swedish engineer, who along with his wife was allegedly harassed by five Jhikargachha policemen on …
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BOJ market magician Kuroda pulls another rabbit from his hat
Once considered unthinkable among central bankers, the pay-to-save strategy has now been adopted in Sweden, Denmark, Switzerland, and by the European Central Bank, in a bid to get banks lending and companies spending. In the case of Japan, the bold …
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Alternative precursor R&D: Lignin in the lightweighting limelight
Searching for alternative applications: Innventia lignin fibers, subsequently processed by partner Swerea SiComp (Kista, Sweden), a Swedish national organization, into a woven fabric, were used to make these demonstration cored sandwich panels. The two …
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Global Talent Competitiveness Index: Top places for skilled staff
“As countries develop, there is evidence that careers in science and engineering become less attractive, and there has been a growing reliance in developed nations, notably the US, on recruiting foreign students and scientists from Asian countries …
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Who am I? Indian Stereotype Breaker, Swedish Resident, Wife and Mother
… Background: Studied to be an electrical engineer. Managed to complete a doctorate in computer science. Ethnicity: Indian. As a child, travelled all over the different states of India. Nationality: Swedish. Moved with family to the beautiful country …
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Brexit threat hangs over London-based EU medicines agency
This could slow the approvals of medicines across Europe during this transition process, including in Britain if it has to re-engineer its system. Losing Britain could also punch a big hole in the EMA's scientific capability, since British experts are …
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Eugene's temporary traffic engineer to travel to Europe to learn more about
Eugene's soon-to-be acting traffic engineer has won a fellowship to study road safety efforts in Sweden and Denmark next fall, according to the Jan. 28 Eugene City Council Newsletter. matt-rodrigues Matt Rodrigues won a $ 2,000 award for travel expenses …
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