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PostPosted: Tue Aug 23, 2011 6:24 pm 

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Aug 23, 3:38 PM EDT

Quake rocks Washington area, felt on East Coast ... 3-15-38-20

earthquake centered in Virginia

At the Pentagon in northern Virginia, a low rumbling built and built to the point that the building was shaking. People ran into the corridors of the government's biggest building and as the shaking continued there were shouts of "Evacuate! Evacuate!"



Enemy forces suffer fatal losses in ongoing Khas Uruzgan fighting Aug. 22 – Deadly fighting erupted earlier today when Mujahideen of Islamic Emirate in Khas Uruzgan district Qadimi Shali region attacked those ISAF invaders which landed by helicopters in the area last night.

Mujahideen officials say that the fighting carried on through much of the day during which enemy reinforcement tried to arrive to the area but were struck by land mines from which 3 invaders died while 2 others got severely wounded.

Sahli Nawa region of Khas Uruzgan district was conquered by Mujahideen of Islamic Emirate in a wide scale attack about a month ago and is still in their complete control.


The network of global corporate control

Authors: Stefania Vitali, James B. Glattfelder, Stefano Battiston

(Submitted on 28 Jul 2011)

The structure of the control network of transnational corporations affects global market competition and financial stability. So far, only small national samples were studied and there was no appropriate methodology to assess control globally.

We present the first investigation of the architecture of the international ownership network, along with the computation of the control held by each global player.

We find that transnational corporations form a giant bow-tie structure and that a large portion of control flows to a small tightly-knit core of financial institutions.

This core can be seen as an economic "super-entity" that raises new important issues both for researchers and policy makers.

Comments: Main Text (10 pages, 3 figures and 1 table) and Supporting Information (26 pages, 7 figures and 4 tables)

Subjects: General Finance (q-fin.GN); Social and Information Networks (cs.SI); Physics and Society (physics.soc-ph)

Cite as: arXiv:1107.5728v1 [q-fin.GN] ... 5728v1.pdf


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