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Even when you do succeed, sometimes it pays to try again

If at first you don’t succeed, goes the old saying, try, try again. Good advice, up to a point. But let me offer a modification: even when you do succeed, try, try again. Tempting as it is to declare victory and move on, in many endeavours there is much t

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Cautionary Tales – Chicago when it sizzles

July 1995. A deadly heat wave gripped Chicago – bridges buckled; the power grids failed; and the morgue ran out of space – but some neighbourhoods saw more deaths than others. Of course, richer and leafier districts suffered less, but poor pla

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Geographical diversification driving wealth to Asian region

The impact of higher energy and food prices are muted by distance and economic dynamism

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