Facebook is free, but should it count toward GDP anyway?

How much are free online goods worth to people, anyway? Researcher attempt to find an answer.

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Politics & Current Affairs

For several decades, gross domestic product (GDP), a sum of the value of purchased goods, has been a ubiquitous yardstick of economic activity.

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Public opinion study in Europe shows drop in anti-immigration sentiment, among other changes

Despite the negative rhetoric, Europeans are getting more liberal about immigration.

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Contrary to appearances at times, Europeans have become more receptive to immigration in recent decades.

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Want to squelch fake news? Let the readers take charge

Study finds that readers are still the best judge of fake news and misinformation.

Politics & Current Affairs

Would you like to rid the internet of false political news stories and misinformation? Then consider using — yes — crowdsourcing.

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