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2013-06-24 23:22:27

Information about California's historically low car insurance rates has caused Rate State to conclude that many insurance companies offer high rates not because they have to, but because they can. Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 Rate State concludes in their response that car insurance companies are taking everyone for a ride. They insist that insurance companies in most places could be offering much lower rates than they are. To back up their claims, they cite a recent...

2013-06-10 23:16:41

Canada´s largest city closely watched by real estate experts and economists for strategic buying opportunities. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) June 10, 2013 Toronto boasts a population of more than 2.7 million people and its real estate market is often under a lot of scrutiny from well-known economists and real estate experts says KANETIX. The Toronto housing market is constantly being watched by investors and residents so they can strategically plan their purchase and also take advantage of any...

2013-05-03 23:03:23

First National Innovation Brokers Providing Unprecedented Swap and Liquidity Solutions for the Argentina retail market. The collapsing peso has savers scrambling for solutions offered only by FNIB. Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) May 03, 2013 The hedge fund prime broker and forex retailer First National Innovation Brokers (FNIB) is financing real estate acquisitions in Argentina. The firm offers innovative solutions to the liquidity needs of buyers in opaque markets that lack traditional mortgage...

Economists Say Bitcoin Users At Risk Of Losing Their Money
2013-04-25 10:31:26

Watch the video "Bitcoin Risk: An Empirical Study" Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The bank failures that resulted from the 1929 stock market crash took many people´s life savings with it, and some say the same thing could happen — a albeit on a much smaller scale at least — to those who invest heavily in Bitcoins. According to a new study from Southern Methodist University in Dallas and Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, the virtual...


Latest Inflation Reference Libraries

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Quintessence (Dark Energy) -- Quintessence or dark energy is a hypothetical form of energy postulated to exist in order to explain observations of an accelerating universe. This energy would act like a vacuum pressure, pushing things apart. Other attempts to explain these recent observations involve a non-zero cosmological constant, which has the same effect. Indeed, sometimes quintessence is said to result in a non-zero cosmological constant, and conversely a non-zero cosmological...

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Cosmological Constant -- The cosmological constant (usually denoted by the Greek capital letter lambda: Λ) is a value occurring in Einstein's theory of general relativity. The units of Λ are 1/second2; its value is unknown but believed to be positive based on recent observations. The constant is proportional to the energy density of the vacuum ρ, where π is Pi, G is the gravitational constant and c is the speed of light in vacuum. The term can be postive, negative, or...

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Inflation -- Inflation is the idea - first proposed by Alan Guth (1981) - that the nascent universe passed through a phase of exponential expansion that was driven by a negative vacuum energy density (positive vacuum pressure). This expansion can be modelled by a non-zero cosmological constant. As a direct consequence of this expansion, all of the observable universe is posited to have originated in a small, initially causally-connected region. Quantum fluctuations in this microscopic...

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Accelerating universe -- In the late 1990s, observations of type I supernova produced the unexpected result that the expansion of the universe appears to be accelerating. These observations appear more firm as new data has appeared. This means that the speed with which a distant galaxy recedes from us increases over time. If this trend continues, eventually we won't be able to see any other galaxies any more. This new theory of the end of the Universe has been called the Big Rip....

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Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP) -- The Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP) was launched on June 30, 2001 at 3:46 p.m. EDT at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida, USA. The goal of WMAP was to map out minute differences in the Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB) radiation which would help test theories of the nature of the universe. On February 11, 2003, the public relations group from NASA made a press release regarding the age and composition of the universe....

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