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Facing the real causes of our slow recovery -- high taxes and red tape

...spending, which has been choked by our blunderingly punitive tax and regulatory policies.John H. Cochrane of the University of Chicago asserts "the things we all agree need fixing: our tax code, our crony regulatory state, our welter of anti-competitive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-08-30/facing-real-caus
Comedian Williams was in early stages of Parkinson's disease, wife says

...disease, along with medication to help control jerky movements.Dr. Christopher Gomez, neurology chairman at the University of Chicago, said while it makes sense to think that a diagnosis could make someone feel depressed, depression and Parkinson's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-14/comedian-williams-was-early-stages-
Even as jobs return, lagging incomes and home equity leave many Americans feeling glum

...the most in seven years. Yet not enough of those jobs are being filled.Steven Davis, an economist at the University of Chicago, and two colleagues calculated that it took an average of more than 25 days for employers to fill a vacant job...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-31/even-jobs-return-lagging-i
University of Chicago returning ancient tablets to Iran

...the Persian empire are headed back to Iran in what University of Chicago officials have described as the first U.S. return...are among tens of thousands discovered in 1933 by University of Chicago archeologists excavating in Persepolis, a capital...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/30/art_413904.shtml
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Maybe silence goes better with veggies

...up by giving all kinds of messages," Ayelet Fish bach, a professor of behavioral science and marketing at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, said in the Times article.She cited an experiment with Wheat Thins. Each child got...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-21/maybe-silence-goes-better-veg
Hefner steps down as CEO at Georgia Regents Medical Center

...senior adviser after having also been a top executive in the health systems of Pennsylvania State University and the University of Chicago. He also had served as a consultant to numerous health care systems and was known as a big-picture thinker who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-29/hefner-steps-down-ceo-georgi
Tiny power plants hold promise for nuclear energy

...president of France's Nuclear Safety Authority.It's for that reason that Robert Rosner, a physicist at the University of Chicago's Energy Policy Institute, cautioned against seeing the new technology as the solution for the developing world...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-17/tiny-power-plants-hold-pro
More Americans see middle-class status as unobtainable goal now

...highest percentage ever, up from 5.4 percent in 2006. NORC is a social science research organization at the University of Chicago.Tom Smith, director of the NORC, said even slight shifts are significant. Class self-identification "is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-05/more-americans-see-middle-
Physicist pioneered nuclear reaction

...beneath the stands of the University of Chicago's Stagg Field, Enrico Fermi...Fermi found himself at the University of Chicago, attempting to harness the...Enrico Fermi Institute - at the University of Chicago. He helped design a ground-breaking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/11/02/met_298082.shtml
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Argonne National Laboratory

...facility, a small lab at the University of Chicago that still exists in a modern...history to 1941, when the University of Chicago's metallurgical laboratory...Commission. Operated by the University of Chicago, Argonne went on to become...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/11/11/tec_300240.shtml
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