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HBCU Money™ Dozen 11/30 – 12/4


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Google announces massive clean energy purchase l Computerworld http://bit.ly/1lZZZvs

One in four #food-insecure households visited food pantries in 2014 l USDA http://go.usa.gov/c2X3x

Is quantum physics behind your brain’s ability to think? l New Scientist http://ow.ly/Vrf3e

Canada’s boreal region is home to >1 billion acres of pristine forests & wetlands l Pew Environment http://pew.org/1XciwFi

Big data and the future of healthcare l Computerworld http://bit.ly/1jBmd52

The first effort to edit genes inside the human body will be to treat haemophilia l New Scientist http://ow.ly/VrWZ1

Federal Reserve, Central Banks, & Financial Departments

Which are the world’s healthiest countries? l WEF http://wef.ch/1YxE1xK

Why The #Holidays Make Us Dumb About #Spending l FA Mag http://ow.ly/VrY3d

Small banks facing ‘regulatory overload,’ l American Banker bit.ly/1Nsjna9

Beige Book: Wage pressures were generally stable to increasing l St. Louis Fed http://bit.ly/1HGETw0

Are your financial records ready in case of an emergency? Disaster preparedness resources l KC Fed http://ow.ly/VkBmP

Is there an optimal workday? l WEF http://wef.ch/1HHZIXV

Thank you as always for joining us on Saturday for HBCU Money™ Dozen. The 12 most important research and finance articles of the week.

October 2014 To October 2015 Average Earnings – Up 2.5 Percent

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October 2014 Average Earnings: $24.59

October 2015 Average Earnings: $25.20

Month Change: Up 0.04 Percent

September 2014 To September 2015 Average Earnings – Up 2.2 Percent

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September 2014 Average Earnings: $24.55

September 2015 Average Earnings: $25.09

Month Change: Down 0.04 Percent

August 2014 To August 2015 Average Earnings – Up 2.2 Percent

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August 2014 Average Earnings: $24.55

August 2015 Average Earnings: $25.09

Month Change: Up 0.32 Percent

July 2014 To July 2015 Average Earnings – Up 1.8 Percent

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July 2014 Average Earnings: $20.63

July 2015 Average Earnings: $21.01

Month Change: Up 0.14 Percent