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The 99% Act

The 99% Act is the best bill we’ve seen in Washington in a long time. But it can be hard to remember the details or explain them to friends and family. This infographic spells out exactly how the 99% Act will help turn our economy around. Teapot Warmers Silver Amber Necklaces Wholesale Glass Tea Sets

Sovereign Income, Debt & Credit

The fixation on Europe’s sovereign debt crisis has inspired us to produce a series of infographics that aim to put eurozone debt into a wider, global context. Each infographic in our series maps out debt size relative to GDP – colored by credit rating and weighted with 10-year yield rates – for each major economy

What the Top 1% of Earners Majored In

We took the data a step further and visually plotted common degrees against common degree programs. What are the chances that certain majors are at the top tier of American earners? And, how does your degree measure up? Teapot Warmers Silver Amber Necklaces Wholesale Glass Tea Sets Mummy Sleeping Bags

Free Trade Cost Jobs

Countering GOP demands for the passage of the three seriously-flawed trade deals, the targeted, informational ad campaign on Facebook unveils the truths behind each proposed agreement and the effects each will have on the U.S. jobs deficit. Here’s an infographic detailing the North American Free Trade Agreement’s (NAFTA) failed trade policies as a foreshadowing of

Finding Economic Opportunity

Over the next couple of hours, we’ll be moderating a Town Hall with President Barack Obama focused on economic opportunity in our country and putting America back to work. The Town Hall hosted at the Computer History Museum will feature questions from a live audience, as well as questions culled from thousands contributed by LinkedIn

Vanadium: A Strenghening Alloy Charged With Potential

Did you know adding 0.1% vanadium to steel doubles its strength? Vanadium is important for building and infrastructure, but its potential lies in uses for alternative energy such as the vanadium redox battery or lithium-ion batteries. Teapot Warmers Silver Amber Necklaces Wholesale Glass Tea Sets Mummy Sleeping Bags

Visualizing U.S. Debt

This infographic displays what the $14 trillion dollar national debt looks like and what the $1 trillion 2010 debt looks like. Teapot Warmers Silver Amber Necklaces Wholesale Glass Tea Sets Mummy Sleeping Bags

Months Supply of Shadow Inventory According to NAR

As you can see, WI isn’t the worst by any means, but according to the National Association of Realtor’s WI has 11 months of shadow inventory, which means the banks inventory of foreclosed homes that are not currently on the market for sale yet would take 11 months to sell all of those homes when