An interesting read about the 68′ Ford Pinto and the subsequent lawsuits involving this model. https://users.wfu.edu/palmitar/Law&Valuation/Papers/1999/Leggett-pinto.html The Ford Pinto case is an interesting read about technological efficiency and how this impacts people’s lives. In brief: the 1968 Ford Pinto had several problems with the fuel tank and its accessories, issues that led to fatal accidents. […]

Above all, knowledge diffusion depends on a country’s ability to mobilize financing as well as institutions that encourage large-scale investment in education and training of the population while guaranteeing a stable legal framework that various economic actors can reliably count on. It is therefore closely associated with the achievements of legitimate and efficient government. (…) […]

Headline-ul celor de la RDS, un p(l)ic cam dubios. Oare Oprea si Toba sunt abonati RDS? Daca sunt clienti VIP, probabil account-ul a printat plicuri diferite 🙂

Chase after money and security and your heart will never unclench. Care about people’s approval and you will be their prisoner. Do your work, then step back. The only path to serenity. Kasser, T., & Ryan, R. M. (1993). A dark side of the American dream: Correlates of financial success as a central life aspiration. […]

– Buna ziua, mă numesc Prenume Nume și am nevoie să (…), vă rog. – Cum vă numiți? – Prenume Nume. – Deci Nume e numele de familie…? (normal că e numele de familie și normal că știe asta, dar mă anunță că o irită faptul că nu mă joc după regulile dumneaei) – Da. […]

V-ați întrebat vreodată dacă există o variantă în Engleză a Diacriticei? Ei bine, întrebați-vă no more! Preciseedit e blogul unde găsiți subiecte de ortografie și de gramatică a limbii engleze. Două articole interesante, pentru început: In My Opinion, I Think that I Believe This Is Bad Writing The Most Common Grammar Mistake – care se […]

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