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Jewish Business News On Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

The Countries Struggling The Most With Math

  Mathematics is considered by many to be one of the toughest of subjects to get to grips with, but which countries have the highest share of people with low numeracy skills? According to the OECD,  More...

Gali Weinreb On Monday, February 9th, 2015

Time to Drag Israeli Public Education into the Tablet Age

Tu B’Shvat was last week, and in addition to being the Jewish New Year for trees, the day also marks the week in which Israeli students receive their mid-year report cards. These paper report cards have More...

Jewish Business News On Sunday, February 1st, 2015

BIU, Eastern Virginia Medical Schools Launch Exchange Program

Navigating effective ways to provide high quality community healthcare services to patients at risk, both in America and northern Israel, is among the major learning insights of students participating in More...

Professor Nouriel Roubini On Sunday, February 1st, 2015

Nouriel Roubini: An Unconventional Truth

 Who would have thought that six years after the global financial crisis, most advanced economies would still be swimming in an alphabet soup – ZIRP, QE, CE, FG, NDR, and U-FX Int – of unconventional More...

professor Ricardo Hausmann On Saturday, January 31st, 2015

Harvard Professor Ricardo Hausmann: Redistribution or Inclusion?

The issue of rising income inequality loomed large at this year’s World Economic Forum in Davos. As is well known, the United States’ economy has grown significantly over the past three decades, but More...

Lily Bethlehem On Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

Philly Mayoral Candidate Lynne Abraham Sees Steep Learning Curve in School Reform

Former District Attorney Lynne Abraham, like other Democratic hopefuls in Philadelphia’s mayoral race, is focusing on education, an area that is a sore spot in Philly. It is no exaggeration to say More...

Jewish Business News On Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Study of Former NFL Players Reveals Damage Caused by Concussive Brain Damage

Study of former NFL players finds that #concussions affect specific parts of the brain tied to memory and mood. Are #concussions damaging our brains? Perhaps, says a study of nine former NFL players. Research More...

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Gali Weinreb On Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Hebrew University Teams with Australian PhytoTech on medical cannabis patch

The Hebrew University tech transfer company will collaborate on a novel delivery system. Hebrew University of Jerusalem technology transfer company Yissum Research Development Co. Ltd. has signed an exclusive More...

Jewish Business News On Monday, January 26th, 2015

University of East Anglia Study: Cooperation between Cancer Cells Makes Therapies Ineffective

Cooperation between cancer cells makes current therapies ineffective but also suggests new treatment. Researchers at the University of East Anglia have made an important step in understanding why many cancers More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Sunday, January 25th, 2015

Facebook Takes Down Hamas Posts

Facebook has taken down a pro Hamas post which praised terrorism, Ynet News has reported. Oh, and that school in Illinois is really forcing its students to turn over their Facebook passwords. After a terrorist More...

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