34) “El petróleo: las claves” (Galicia Press, 26-feb-2016)

“El petróleo: las claves” (por Javier Carro)  En marzo de 2012, ExxonMobil era la empresa más lucrativa de América, superando a Apple Inc. en más de 45 500 millones de dólares. La empresa fundada como Standard Oil Company por Rockefeller ya no maneja el precio con la reducción de las “Siete Hermanas” a cuatro megacorporaciones (ExxonMobil, Chevron, […]

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33) “Economía gallega 2016” (Galicia Press, 10-feb-16)

“Economía gallega 2016” (por Javier Carro) Ciclo expansivo. Después del “efecto acordeón” de la economía nacional, el ciclo económico depresivo se terminó y empieza la senda de recuperación. Los ciclos económicos funcionan así, cada “X” años se producen fluctuaciones cíclicas de la actividad económica en las que una fase de expansión va seguida de otra de […]

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32) “Adolfo Suárez, In Memoriam”

 “Adolfo Suárez, In Memoriam” March 26, 2014. -The leader who changed the history of Spain- Adolfo Suárez, Spain’s former Prime Minister who led the nation to democracy, following the death of Franco, died at the age of 81 (Cebreros/Ávila, September 25, 1932 – Madrid, March 23, 2014). The respected statesman had suffered from Alzheimer’s disease for […]

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31) “Spanish Film Industry: The Goyas”

February 15, 2014. −Spain’s version of the Oscars−. The Goya awards ceremony turned into an argument against austerity, as award winners used their acceptance speeches to denounce cuts in public spending on culture and other sectors. Main problems: the increase of the VAT, the absence of a business model consensus between Government and Industry, and […]

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30) “Health Services Privatization in Madrid?”

   February 7, 2013, Madrid’s Regional Government −Comunidad de Madrid− (Popular Party, PP) an­nounced, past January 27, its planned outsourcing of management and services at six regional hospitals, to be cancelled Last July 2013, the regional government awarded the running of six hospitals: Vallecas, San Sebastián de los Reyes, Parla, Coslada, Arganda del Rey and […]

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