The Economist

January 7, 2003, 12pm PST
The surge of theater-building around the world may slowing down.
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December 17, 2002, 1pm PST
The Economist reviews Tony Blair's new road-building program.
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December 6, 2002, 2pm PST
A U.N. report titled "People, poverty and possibilities" is alarming but points out measures that can help combat global poverty.
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November 7, 2002, 10am PST
Frances Cairncross explains how opening up international immigration could benefit economic growth.
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October 25, 2002, 2pm PDT
A 1991 law makes it easy for utilities to dig up roads causing traffic congestion. Britain lags behind other countries in the use of modern techniques for roadwork that minimize disruption.
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September 14, 2002, 5am PDT
City trust and private developer are working to revive an area of Spanish-colonial housing.
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September 3, 2002, 11am PDT
The Economist examines the economic and quality-of-life impacts of the dot-com boom on California's Bay Area.
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August 25, 2002, 9am PDT
Is global warming the culprit behind recent floods in China and Europe?
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August 6, 2002, 9am PDT
How does the Bay Area compare with the rest of the nation in terms of housing, transportation, education, and economy?
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July 11, 2002, 11am PDT
Can "clean coal" slow down global climate change? The Economist review the latest technologies.
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July 11, 2002, 7am PDT
How sustainable development and the environment can co-exist.
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July 9, 2002, 11am PDT
Growth without harming the environment is possible.
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July 6, 2002, 8am PDT
Scientists are developing inexpensive organic solar cells that could be sprayed on roofs.
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June 3, 2002, 7am PDT
Frank Lowy runs Australia's best performing real estate firm, and can teach Americans a few things about building shopping malls.
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May 29, 2002, 10am PDT
More public transport is needed but will politics get in the way?
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May 24, 2002, 2pm PDT
Planners might want to pick up a copy of the latest comic book to find out how the public attitude towards urban environments.
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May 13, 2002, 7am PDT
How do the world's new "megacities" cope with rapid urbanization?
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April 9, 2002, 11am PDT
The Economist reviews "Auto Mobile: How the Car Changed Life", by Ruth Brandon.
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April 1, 2002, 6am PST
Results from a house-price survey by The Economist suggests that higher higher house prices have helped shelter the U.S. economy from a deep recession.
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April 1, 2002, 5am PST
The Economist shows how world housing markets influence the world economy and launches new global house-price indices based on data for 13 developed economies nations and big cities.
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