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Brookings,

city (1990 pop. 16,270), seat of Brookings co., E S.Dak., on the Big Sioux River; inc. 1883. A trade center in a livestock and grain region, Brookings is an important seed-processing point. Other industries produce electronic equipment, construction materials, machinery, fabricated metal products, and medical and dental equipment. In the city are South Dakota State Univ. and an art museum.
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Tribune News Network Doha Even as the Gulf crisis enters its third year, Qatar has been able to successfully weather the boycott, both politically and economically, and remains a geostrategic actor and an economic force, according to Brookings experts.
Arkansas is among the states that rely most heavily on imports of steel and aluminum, according to an analysis by the Brookings Institution, a public policy nonprofit based in Washington, D.C.
Merhib has served as the president and CEO of the Brookings Area Chamber of Commerce in Brookings, S.D.
You've no doubt heard of the school-to-prison pipeline, "a disturbing national trend," according to the American Civil Liberties Union, "wherein children are funneled out of public schools and into the juvenile and criminal justice systems." (1) Now, according to some experts, including those present at a recent Brookings Institution event, there is a "foster-care-to-prison pipeline." (2)
Almost every county in the United States experienced an uptick in drug overdose deaths between 2000 and 2015; none registered a decline, according to Brookings. Poverty is a major factor, but so is "the concomitant decline in the place itself," Brookings concludes.
The Brookings Doha Centre (BDC) has organised an essay competition for youth in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) to mark its 10th anniversary recently.
Thats according to the Brookings Institution, which recently examined the Inc.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Nov 10 (ANI): Dr Shamika Ravi, a Senior Fellow of Governance Studies Program at Brookings India and Brookings Institution Washington D.C.
BROOKINGS - While Lane County firefighters geared up to help fight the flames of the Chetco Bar wildfire over the weekend, a thief had other plans, stealing equipment while the fire crews slept.
Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos recently attended a talk at the Washington, DC, think tank, the Brookings Institution, and mentioned that her predecessor tried to fix public schools by wasting billions of dollars.
All 54 countries on the continent are projected to be in the Continental Free Trade Area, or CFTA, which "is shaping up to be the largest free trade area in the world in terms of the population it covers," notes Amy Copley for the Brookings Institution.

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