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Justin Fox

Justin Fox

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The Coronavirus Isn’t Just the Flu

The results from the first blood surveys that test for evidence of antibodies to the new coronavirus

Straight Talk About Masks and Coronavirus Prevention

A procedural mask loosely covers the mouth and nose of the wearer and has straps that go over the ea

Remember the Last Global Pandemic?

After tests found H1N1 in two soldiers during a flu outbreak at the Fort Dix army base in New Jersey

How Bad Is the Coronavirus? Let’s Run the Numbers

The coronavirus outbreak has been turning a lot of us into amateur epidemiologists.

At the G7, Trump Is One of the Popular Ones

Donald Trump is an unpopular president.

The Awful Country That Everyone Wants to Move To?

Mercer, the global human resources consulting firm, this week released its 21st annual Quality of Li

Google May Employ More People Than the Entire US Newspaper Industry

Alphabet Inc., which is almost entirely Google, had 98,771 employees as of December.

Why German Corporate Boards Include Workers

US Senator Elizabeth Warren unveiled legislation last week that would, among other things, require l

The US Becomes an Oil Economy

The oil market has changed a lot over the past decade.

Women Are Taking Over the Fastest-Growing Jobs

For a few months in late 2009 and early 2010, just as the Great Recession began to give way to a fit

The End of Free Money for the US Government

For most of the past decade, fixed-income investors have effectively been telling the US government:

Tougher to Innovate when Technology Doesn't Start at Home

The oil industry was born in Pennsylvania in 1859, and Americans have played a leading role in it ev

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