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Emerging markets, also known as emerging economies or developing countries, are nations that are investing in more productive capacity. They are moving away from their traditional economies that have relied on agriculture and the export of raw materials. Leaders of developing countries want to create a better quality of life for their people. They are rapidly industrialising and adopting a free market or mixed economy.   There...

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people

Northeastern University is filled with colors and vibrancy, graffiti and murals. And now, Daniel Anguilu is coming back to brighten up his wilting mural on the pedestrian bridge. This talented street artist will also be fixing the retaining wall by the Curry Student Center. Anguilu has also added a circular, wheel-type pattern along the ramp. The colored stripes and the ‘wheel’ impression would make his...

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human trafficking

Human trafficking is an illegal trade of humans for the purpose of forced labour, sexual slavery or commercial sexual exploitation done by human traffickers. This may encompass providing a spouse on the contest of forced marriage, or the extraction of organs or tissues that may include surrogacy and oval removal. It can occur within a country or trans-nationally. It is a crime against the person...

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After the prolonged trade war between two of the world’s largest economies, USA and China, things have finally settled down. The conflict stems from the promise made by the leaders of the two nations who had promised to pose new strict tariff on goods exchanged between each other.   According to William Dickens, an economics professor at Northeastern University , this will not impose any effect on...

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Human trafficking has taken a mammoth shape in the United States of America, but hardly resonates over the human trafficking records of the state and regional law enforcement. According to a professor of Northeastern University, Amy Farrell, the records do not reflect even 10% of the victims located in the area.   Farrell traced the root of the issue and concluded that most of the state and...

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expressions

It is a known fact that there are six primary emotions everybody is capable of feeling. Those are happiness, fear, sadness, anger, surprise, and disgust. Subsequently, we express each of these emotions using more or less the same set of facial movements. It makes recognising these emotions very easy. The person’s background and credentials then hardly matter.   Lisa Feldman Barrett, however, begs to differ. She is...

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Presidential Debate

The presidential democratic debates for 2020 to be held on July 30 and 31 at Detroit, Michigan expects its candidates to earn at least 1 percent support. Around 20 Democratic candidates will assemble this week for a second round of debate that is expected to be telecasted.   Alan Schroeder, a professor emeritus of journalism at Northeastern says, “The meet up will be an elimination round”   The debate...

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Recitation App that helps Muslims

Anas Abou Allaban was one of the participants of Muslim Hacks, an event that took place at California. At this event participants share their technological ideas and solutions to build products for people practicing Islam. Allaban is an electrical and computer engineering student, Northeastern University was fascinated by a hack which used speech recognition tool that helps Muslims to recite their prayers.   In order to keep...

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