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Justin Fox

A columnist writing about business

Justin Fox is a columnist writing about business.

Justin Fox
8 May 2019

American students have changed their majors

Of the 839,730 recipients of bachelor's degrees in the US in the 1970-1971 academic year, 176,307 got education degrees. Other big fields of study included the social sciences, business and English.

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American students have changed their majors
7 Jun 2017

Jobs and value

Energy's main contribution to the economy is what it enables other industries to do, and cheap, reliable coal is of great economic value.

7 Jun 2017
22 Dec 2016

Factories matter

For all of President-elect Donald Trump's talk of reviving American manufacturing, one expert says his protectionism might bring the opposite result.

22 Dec 2016
13 Jul 2016

China's control freaks

Beijing's official scrutiny of the internet are costly in many ways, with about one Chinese in a hundreds involved with the propaganda apparatus.

13 Jul 2016
China's control freaks