Essay: Why Do Countries Grow At Different Rates

The fundamental question in economic growth that has preoccupies researchers is why do countries grow at different rates. The empirical growth literature has come up with numerous explanations of cross-country difference in growth, including factor accumulation, resource endowments, and the degree of macroeconomic stability, educational attainment, institutional development, legal system effectiveness, international trade, and ethnic […]

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Essay: The Influence of the Economy on the policy of the UK Government

The UK economy has undergone structural, financial, and political change over the last thirty years. Different ideologies and policies have served to shape the relationship between government and economy in varying directions. Some elements, such as state intervention, have remained as a point of debate. Other factors, like globalization, have just recently developed. The policy […]

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Causes and Effects of Poverty in America

Poverty is not limited to the poor countries as there are lot of people suffering in world wealthiest countries. In America, the level of poverty is still high in some of the households despite the economic growth. Poverty has historically been associated with levels of income though it can be looked based on complex deprivations […]

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Essay: The Life and Politics of Malcolm X

Malcolm X was an American leader who played an active role in the civil rights movement. He focuses on ‘politics of identity,’ and aimed to establish strong black identity. As a national spokesman for the Nation of Islam, Malcolm X denounced the racism of white society. Again and again, he pointed to connections between American […]

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Short term memory (STM) and long term memory (LTM)

Memory can be defined as a cognitive function that acquires information through encoding by changing it to a usable form, storage for later use and retrieval by bringing stored memories into conscious awareness state (Sternberg, 1999). Sensory memory store lasts for a brief period of time when information is received from sensory systems before it […]

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Essay: Racism in America

Racism in America has a long history. It has been in America since the colonisation of North America during the 17th century. This was manifested through the discriminatory laws, existing social practices and crime directed to the targeted groups. With the arrival of the Europeans, racism started against the Native Americans. This was manifested through […]

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