Latest Socioeconomics Stories

2013-11-26 23:00:21

Foundation Financial Group announced that employees from the corporation’s Executive Headquarters, located at 76 South Laura Street #14, are teaming up with employees from FFG’s Jacksonville Regional Sales Center, located at 225 Water Street #2100, to help Supportive Services for Veteran Families feed formerly homeless veterans this holiday season. Jacksonville, Florida (PRWEB) November 27, 2013 Foundation Financial Group announced that employees from the corporation’s Executive...

2013-11-25 23:20:59

This study, Benchmarks for Indiana, CompScope™ 14th Edition, by the Workers Compensation Research Institute (WCRI), demonstrates that medical costs per workers’ compensation claim in Indiana were 17 percent higher than typical of the 16 states. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 The costs per claim of medical care to treat injured workers in Indiana were higher than most states and growing rapidly, according to a recent study by the Workers Compensation Research Institute...

2013-11-19 23:01:26

Rick Rudman joins Covenant House’s “Sleep-Out to Support Homeless Youth” program to raise funds and awareness for homeless children in the United States, Canada and Latin America Beltsville, MD (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 Vocus, Inc. (NASDAQ: VOCS), a leading provider of cloud-based marketing software and consulting services, today announced that Vocus Chief Executive Officer Rick Rudman will sleep outside to help combat the growing epidemic of youth homelessness. “Sleep-Out to...

2013-11-19 12:44:23

With the temperature outside falling, the plight of the homeless during the winter months is coming into sharper focus. New research by a University of Pittsburgh professor—showing that competition can spur the homeless to save more—offers a possible insight into helping the homeless improve their future prospects. The paper, titled “Competition As a Savings Incentive: A Field Experiment at a Homeless Shelter” and written by faculty members at the University of Pittsburgh and...

Word of the Day
  • Licking.
  • Hence Running along or over a surface, as if in the act of licking; flowing over or along; lapping or bathing; softly bright; gleaming.
This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.