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Hamas' military spending

I wonder whether Hamas faces a substantial Guns vs. butter trade-off According to MEMRI, probably not a significant trade-off. MEMRI says life in Gaza was decent under Hamas, despite the restrictions ...
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Is there any Western country that suspended share borrowing to curb short-selling?

South Korea. Naked short selling had been illegal in South Korea. But financial authorities surprised the market in early November, when they introduced a total ban on all types of stock short ...
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Is there any Western country that suspended share borrowing to curb short-selling?

The only country which can meaningfully try to do this is the US. And the US would not do that because it's a foolish idea. Shares traded in other markets have American depository shares, which are ...
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