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Economics & Institutions

SEATTLE’S NEW MINIMUM WAGE LAW

By Adamu Kofi Shauku — June 03, 2014

The Seattle experiment in wage rate regulation should provide yet another opportunity to test the effects of this type of labor market policy. In the meantime, I leave you with… more

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Huffington Post

A Bible-based approach to consciousness research

By Eric Nelson — May 19, 2014

Consider, for instance, the ongoing debate over the source and nature of consciousness. Is it brain-based or does it perhaps originate somewhere else? “I would say the brain does not… more

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Nerdist

Is Death Final? Watch a Brainy Debate

By Kyle Hill — May 18, 2014

What do near death experiences (NDEs) tell us about life after death? Do they tell us anything at all? At the last Intelligence Squared debate, a neurosurgeon, a neurologist, a… more

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Economics & Institutions

What Would Happen if We Got Rid of the Minimum Wage?

By Jordan Weissmann — May 14, 2014

The Cato Institute’s James Dorn and the Hoover Institution’s Russell Roberts made this point at length during an Intelligence Squared debate last year in which they advocated doing away with… more

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Religion Dispatches

Debating Death: Is It Really the End?

By Angela Bonavoglia — May 14, 2014

Last week, four scientific big thinkers settled into their seats on stage at NYC's Kaufmann Center to debate this provocative proposition for NPR's Intelligence Squared. They would be discussing this… more

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