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Some of the economic causes of new imperialism included the Marxist theory that governments wished to explore overseas areas to please the capitalists at home and the desire to acquire raw materials to boost industrializ... More »

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Economic diversity is a multidimensional concept that includes the products, workforce skills and capabilities in a local economy, in addition to how well that economy is able to compete in the global marketplace, accord... More »

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The Congressional Budget Office, Fannie Mae and the president's Council of Economic Advisers produce annual national economic forecast reports. Financial, media and quasi-governmental entities also publish such reports. More »

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