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Does cutting red tape foster entrepreneurship in industries with the potential to expand? We address this question by combining the time needed to comply with government entry procedures in 45 countries with industry-level data on employment growth and growth in the number of establishments during the 1980s. Our main empirical finding is that countries where it takes less time to register new businesses have seen more entry in industries that experienced expansionary global demand and technology shifts. Ourestimates take into account that proxying global industry shifts using data from only one country-or group of countries with ...
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his experiences installing a rain barrel in his home. The moral of his story was “Be prepared to face an uphill battle.” In the Denver Post recently there was an article with a similar theme, namely that the regulations being put in place regarding clean energy have hampered its development and expansion. While Colorado positions itself as a leader in the new energy economy, there are a multitude of road blocks. As mentioned previously , Colorado officials increased the percentage of the state’s electricity required to be generated from alternative energy.The Post article stated that some would go ... market research, surveys and trends
Obama's New Financial Regulation Bill Strangles America's Economy ...
The 2,315 page Dodd-Frank financial regulation bill that passed the Senate 60-39 on Thursday and will be signed by President Obama next week should not be called "financial reform."  Instead, it should be called what for what it is: pages and pages of massively costly, counterproductive and possibly unconstitutional mandates on nearly every type of business except for those government-sponsored enterprises at the root of the crisis.  And while the bill claims to crack down on excesses on Wall Street, its harshest impact will likely be on Main Street businesses that had nothing to do with the crisis. A ... market research, surveys and trends

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Feb 27, 2009 ... 60 percent of respondents consider a continued credit freeze will be ... Fiscal Stimulus Plan ($787 billion) .... Weak Economy. Government Red Tape. What are the biggest barriers to Americans who ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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Jeff Taylor, manager for the Elkhart County highway department, says the extension of County Road 17 is a 'shovel-ready' project, but is being held back by bureaucracy. Sometimes the "shovel-ready" roads from the government's economic stimulus program lead straight to a pile of paperwork but not to the jobs they were supposed to create. To find out how well increased federal spending is flowing through the economy, take a drive down Country Road 17 in Elkhart, Ind. Traffic along this major thoroughfare heads south from the Interstate, bypasses downtown and then stops dead just outside of ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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Obama's New Financial Regulation Bill Strangles America's Economy with Red Tape
The 2,315 page Dodd-Frank financial regulation bill that passed the Senate 60-39 on Thursday and will be signed by President Obama next week should not be called "financial reform."  Instead, it should be called what for what it is: pages and pages of massively costly, counterproductive and possibly unconstitutional mandates on nearly every type of business except for those government-sponsored enterprises at the root of the crisis.  And while the bill claims to crack down on excesses on Wall Street, its harshest impact will likely be on Main Street businesses that had nothing to do with the crisis. A ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Costa Rica President: Increasing U.S. Investment Means Eliminating Red Tape
During the interview, Chinchilla expanded on what Costa Rica is doing to become more competitive globally, why Asia is such a big target for trade and also what she is committed to doing to halt drug trafficking San Jose, Costa Rica (PRWEB) July 22, 2010 President Laura Chinchilla Miranda identified the three most important steps she will be taking to increase the flow of investment capital into Costa Rica during an exclusive interview with Nearshore Americas , the leading online media site dedicated to Latin America outsourcing and investment. (The entire interview can be viewed at Nearshore Americas.) Chinchilla, who stepped ... market trends, news research and surveys resources

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EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 3 WHEREAS, it is imperative that the hundreds ...
and processes that are a burden on New Jersey's economy. In addition, ... the date of this Order. 3. The Red Tape Review Group shall be chaired by the ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
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The Red Tape Review Group, chaired by Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno, today presented its final report to Governor Chris Christie and released it to the public. Created by Executive Order 3, the Red Tape Review Group, a bipartisan body with representatives from both the Legislative and Executive Branches of State government, was empowered to "review all pending and proposed rules and regulations" frozen under Executive Order 1, as well as all operative Executive Orders from previous administrations. "I want to thank Lt. Governor Guadagno and the members of the Red Tape Review Group for undertaking this important work ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
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Items of potential interest to government documents librarians or government information managers in Michigan. For more information contact Jon Harrison at harris23@mail.lib.msu.edu . BATTLE OF COALITIONS IN 3RD U.S. HOUSE There are five candidates vying for the Republican slot to succeed retiring U.S. Rep. Vernon Ehlers, but three appear neck-and-neck as the finish line approaches. GIELEGHEM, MARLINGA GO TOE TO TOE IN 10TH SENATE Part of the reason former Macomb County Prosecutor Carl Marlinga decided to run for the Senate was to once and for all turn the page on his legal struggle in which he was acquitted on federal bribery ...
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How can I cut the red tape to obtain a Purple Heart for my 88 year ...
Fastest way is probably getting together all the evidence you can, and then hounding your Senator until they push it through. It seems that a sizeable percentage of answers invoke God and quote the bible. Is this representative of the US as a whole or just that the more fervent believers are more vocal? Also are comments such as "God Bless" religious or just an everyday expression? That's the problem, he is 100% disabled from 1945, full body cast in hospital 5.5 months 2.5 in Germany where he and another soldier were hit from under neather by a land mine. The records show a accident, as well as the medical ...
Why does the U.S. economy suck? - Yahoo! Answers
The root cause of the suckitude is the fact that our government can print money. Seriously, they can just create it out of thin air. There are currently no comments for this question. * You must be logged into Answers to add comments. Sign in or Register . It will not get better, it may soon appear to be getting better, but to pull almost 13 trillion out of debt, NOT possible, and even if it somehow was possible, we owe china about 10 trillion of that 13, paying them back would bankrupt them like crazy, they would be so inflated the value of the Yin or whatever they use would be SO crappy, and yes I do believe with Obama in ...