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Only few institutions provide inequality estimates and those who do so e.g. the the OECD or the World Bank data portals rely for the most part on household surveys. One key problem with surveys, however, is that they are based upon selfreporting and are well known to underestimate top incomes and top wealth shares. In addition, surveys only cover a limited time span and make it impossible to offer a longterm perspective on inequality trends.

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In addition, it should be noted that there are specific countries such as China where there is substantial controversy about price deflators and aggregate real growth. In such cases we review all existing series and attempt to combine them in the most sensible manner. This is fully explained in the countryspecific s.

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All these methodological choices can explain slightly different values between WID.world and other data portals. They are described in the Metadata associated to each variable and in the associated methodological documents. See in particular the « World National Accounts Series Methodology » here and the « Distributional National Accounts Guidelines » there.

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Estimates for national accounts such as national income and national wealth found on WID.world and on international statistical institutions daases are generally consistent, buy can vary for several reasons.

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WID.world overcomes this limitation by combining different data sources national accounts, survey data, fiscal data, and wealth rankings. By doing so, it becomes possible to track very precisely the evolution of all income or wealth levels, from the bottom to the top. The key novelty of the WID.world project is to use such data in a systematic manner, allowing comparisons between countries and over long time periods.

Over the past decades, the increase in economic inequalities was largely driven by a rise in income and wealth accruing to the top of the distribution. However, household surveys, the data sources traditionally used to observe these dynamics, do not capture these evolution very well. They provide useful information and cover a lot of countries but do not inform adequately on income and wealth levels of the richest iniduals.

As a consequence, we are able to offer consistent global series on national income i.e. P minus consumption of fixed capital, plus net foreign income which do not exist elsewhere.

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In contrast, WID.world combines national accounts and survey data with fiscal data sources. This allows us to release inequality estimates that are more reliable from the bottom to the top of the distribution of income and wealth and also that span over much longer periods.

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Finally, reliable series for the consumption of fixed capital capital depreciation estimates are not readily available for a large number of countries, so we combine various sources and develop new methods to derive consistent global series.

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At some point, you have a scale of having too much [regulation] and thats where we are now, Mr. Bader said. We need some deregulation to allow the banks some breathing room so that we can get new banks and move forward with a more healthy banking sector.

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We dont want to drive that business away, he said. Yes, we will help catch the bad guy if we notice or see anything that sounds suspicious, but we dont want to drive away customers that are good, credible, legitimate investors. He says that , should not raise eyebrows and that the cash transaction report should aim for a higher number.

In MiamiDade County there has been four local bank acquisitions in the last couple of years, of which two remaining are expected to close by the end of , Mr. Santin said.

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Another condition likely to impact bankers in the state Consolidation. Mr. Santin says that consolidation continues as a result of high compliance costs and inidual banks worth billion or less in assets seeking acquisitions and at times merger targets.

Florida Bankers Association President and CEO Alex Sanchez sees the lessening of bank regulations as a positive move for the local economy at large. He said, Publix is in the business of selling food. Were in the business of loans and providing the capital to businesses so they can start and hire employees.

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For example, Mr. Sanchez says, cash transaction reports were set at ,, and banks still need to submit a report to law enforcement for anyone with that amount or beyond in transactions.

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Population growth in Florida also lends itself for a healthier banking sector. Anthony DiMarco, executive vice president of government afirs for the Florida Bankers Association, says Miami in particular will probably have a slightly stronger banking economy than other Florida cities.

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Technology in addition to minimizing regulations is changing the effects of consolidation and regulation for the better. The economy and consumers are affected in the short term negatively when there is consolidation and regulation. Technology is reversing this trend and forcing banks to evolve and be as efficient as possible, Mr. Santin wrote. He says banks are aware that clients want the most efficient, costeffective, and way of conducting their personal and business banking.

Consolidation and regulations bring a negative impact and heavy burden on consumers overall, Mr. Santin wrote. Consumers are left with less choices in the marketplace, less competition and therefore increased pricing for banking services.

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Politicians from both political parties support the changes, Mr. Sanchez said. There was a bill filed by Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer [the chairman of the House Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit], so hopefully that process is on the way this year.

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Bankers should pay close attention to the Financial Choice Act, which passed the House in June and will be addressed by Congress. The bill includes several changes such as diminishing the authority of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and eliminating the Volcker Rule. Chairman for the Miami Finance Forum Gregory Santin says these two modifications carry the most weight for Miami and the state at large.

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The dialing down of regulations can lead to a healthier economy and banking sector. Gunster attorney Greg Bader said, Banks have been heavily regulated. The DoddFrank Act put in a lot of additional burden on banks and their compliance departments, and so getting some deregulation would reduce that burden and allow banks to more freely generate business and compete.

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An abundance of regulations and consolidations leaves many banks hanging by a thread. But new legislation, technology, and population growth may help banks turn a new leaf.

Too many restrictions harms banks and consumers, Mr. Santin wrote by email. Regulation, although created to protect the general public, has an overall negative effect by creating additional expense for banks, in turn reducing their ability to invest in their business for the purposes of growth and job creation.

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Bankers want less regulations but no one suggests returning to the conditions before . Mr. Bader says modifying regulations slightly can lead to a better environment for banks to flourish while still requiring good compliance of bankers.

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While power is a selling point, fuel efficiency is not forgotten. The Jeep Cherokee gets a .liter turbocharged fourcylinder engine starting price, ,, while the redesigned Wrangler, Range Rover Velar, and the Ford F are scheduled for diesel powerplant options.

Plenty of other options are on . More than models are shown on the ,plus square feet of space at the Convention Center. Visitors can drive models from BMW, Hyundai, Kia, Mazda, and Toyota outside.

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Wrangler buyers for the first time will be able to order a rear camera, crosspath detection, and tilt and telescoping steering wheel, Barrow said items available on almost every other vehicle. The Wrangler starts at ,.

Sister brand Jaguar adds the E Pace small crossover, a pretty unit still featuring such available features as Windsor leather seats and headsup , starting around ,.

Jeep is aiming to make the experience better for its owners, down to adding a power soft top and easiertoremove, lighter doors.

We spend more time stuck in traffic than cruising winding seaside lanes. Performance usually means Do the windows fog up excessively? Can I figure out the blasted stereo controls on the fly? Will it be worth anything when its time to trade up? or Will the melted crayons come out of the seats? Alas, the answer to that last question is almost always Not entirely.

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You set the speed from paddle shifters, and you just steer, Parker said.

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Amid the clatter of lastminute preparations and Camp Jeep vehicles climbing hills, Lisa Barrow, Fiat Chryslers east region communications manager, unveiled the latest from its newtruck lineup, and buyers need look no further than the new Jeep Wrangler to see how much technology is changing the marketplace.

Pickups, another big seller, are undergoing great changes. Ram and Chevrolet are bringing new full pickups to the show, while Ford is bringing the mid Ranger, last seen in .

Opening Day Saturday will be the Automobile Dealers Association of Greater Philadelphias nod to the Americans With Disabilities Act. Sign language interpreters will be stationed throughout the show for deaf consumers to learn about the vehicles. The program is sponsored by XFinity with interpreters provided by the Deaf Hearing Communication Centre in Swarthmore.

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Over at Infiniti, visitors can see the QX crossover ,, which features the ProPilot Assist system. This system takes over keeping the vehicle between the lines on a marked highway and running adaptive cruise control not just at highway speeds, but all the way to a complete stop.

The Ram not yet priced will feature a inch touchscreen that takes a from the Book of Volvo, while rearseat passengers will enjoy ventilated seats. A center console offers a ruler and protractor for the hardworking, along with several different ways to be configured.

The goal of Drivers Seat? Realworld reviews of realworld cars. Most of us drive mainly to work, the mall, or the kids recital, and we want vehicles that offer some comfort and a minimum of embarrassment.

With smaller but more powerful engines, lighter materials, new safety features, and better infotainment systems, cars of the future will do more with less effort.

Have you ever tried to take a soft top off a Wrangler? Barrow asked the crowd. Not that easy.

Scott Sturgis love for the automobile blossomed at an early age His greatest joy was having his mother or ther wheel his stroller to the main drag of his tiny hometown to watch the cars and trucks pass by. He began writing about cars for the Cleveland Plain Dealer in . Later he started writing articles for the New York Times.

The crossover comes with a .liter fourcylinder turbocharged engine that Infiniti claims has the torque and efficiency of a diesel from gasoline power.

Make that SUVs, crossovers, and trucks of the future will do more. In , Americans bought twice as many light trucks as passenger cars, so automakers have their presentations packed with new trucks.

The Velar base price , will feature Land Rovers new Terrain Response . The offroad cruise control allows drivers to set a low speed from shifters, no longer just offering engine braking for the downhill parts.

In addition to three engine choices gasoline and diesel versions of the .liter V and a horsepower .liter six Range Rover adds the Touch Pro Duo infotainment system, with two touchscreens, one integrated into the console and one on top for infotainment and mapping, according to Christophe Parker, product specialist.

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This is like origami for center consoles, Barrow said.

Lincoln brings the new Nautilus no price available, a mid SUV replacing the MKX. It also features a tiny .liter fourcylinder engine, which uses turbocharging to boost the horsepower to . An upgrade to a .liter turbo six means horsepower.

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Dr. Chan continued, As technology evolves, there are many in our field that feels like this will be the next generation.

Dr. Chan stated, It allows us to theoretically have less inflammation. Because of that, it also reduces the risk of clot formation that can form late on stents because of that metal exposure.

LOS ANGELES, Calif. Ivanhoe Newswire Cardiologists excitement over an absorbable, dissolvable stent that hit the market last year is ding a bit. An FDA study shows that patients with it have higher rates of heart attack and thrombosis. A doctor in Los Angeles is standing by the new technology when its used by the right practitioners in the right patients.

Michael Chan, MD, an Interventional Cardiologist at St. Joseph Hospital in Orange, CA used the Absorb stent for Charles, who already has traditional metal stents. Its made of polylactide, which is similar to whats in dissolvable stitches. The stent dissolves in three years, so the artery is flexible again.

Nineteen percent of people in the study had arteries that are too small for the device under usage guidelines. Removing their results equalizes findings.

In May, Abbott laboratories restricted use of the Absorb stent to clinical use at select sites while it monitors implantation techniques and training. Some cardiac US cilities have stopped using the stent until more study is done. Dr. Chan has no financial interest in the stent or Abbott labs.

Dr. Chan will keep using the Absorb stent on patients who fit the stricter criteria, while the FDA does more study.

But an FDA review showed an percent rate of cardiac problems like heart attack and a . percent rate of blood clots after two years with the Absorb stent. This compares with . percent and . percent with a metal stent. Abbott labs and Dr. Chan say the right implantation technique and the right patients minimize risk.

Tasso explained, I mean, I thought it was an elephant sitting on my chest. Thats the first time I had experienced any pain.

I think that if its not used in the proper setting, then the risks are higher. Weve seen that in smaller vessels that the heart attack risk as you mentioned, and risks of clotting are higher, said Dr. Chan.

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Alice is an innovative blockbased programming environment that makes it easy to create animations, build interactive narratives, or program games in D. Unlike many of the puzzlebased coding applications Alice motivates learning through creative exploration. Alice is designed to teach logical and computational thinking skills, fundamental principles of programming and to be a first exposure to objectoriented programming. The Alice Project provides supplemental tools and materials for teaching using Alice across a spectrum of ages and subject matter with proven benefits in engaging and retaining erse and underserved groups in computer science education.

In Alice you can easily build interactive elements for game programs and explore the art of game design.Build Gamcomputer newses