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  • proper n. A surname.

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  • John Warner/Reuters An emergency response crew hired by Exxon Mobil cleaned up oil from the spill on Theil Road in Laurel Tuesday.

    Oil Spill in the Yellowstone River

  • Grim told host Tamron Hall that while Prop 19 supporters have succeeded in gathering campaign donations from high profile donors like George Soros and PayPal co-founder Peter Theil, the initiative faces diminishing support.

    HuffPost TV: Ryan Grim: Meg Whitman's Legacy Might Be Defeating Prop 19 (VIDEO)

  • I ran statistical tests in 1969 under the supervision of Milton Friedman (chairman of my dissertation committee), Henri Theil (a world famous statistician) and Lester Telser (a renowned mathematical economist).

    Robert Auerbach: Does the Stimulus Stimulate?

  • Hopefully, finding solutions to these three items tonight will buy Europe the breathing space to get a bit of stability in the markets and inspire growth which is sorely lacking in this whole conundrum.1.36pm ET / 6.36pm BST: Here's a good, if somewhat disheartening, piece by Stefan Theil, Newsweek's Berlin bureau chief, from The Daily Beast.

    EU summit debt crisis talks – Wednesday 26 October 2011

  • For more on that, check out these two very smart pieces from NEWSWEEK's own Stefan Theil, and Peking University professor of finance Michael Pettis.

    Ignore The Backslapping

  • Theil: You're facing a lot of criticism inside and outside Germany, particularly from France and the EU Commission, that you should do more to fight the crisis.

    ‘It Doesn’t Exist!’

  • An example of this type of indexing is the discrete Divisia Index or Tornquist-Theil Index described below.

    Net energy analysis

  • Academie Mitgliede aus der Arabischen Sprache in die Französische und aus selbiger anitzo ins Deutsche übersetzt: Erster und Anderer Theil.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • Vorbilde Erzählungen für 1001 Nächte theils erdichtete, theils nach mündlichen Sagen, oder frühern schriftlichen Aufzeichnungen, bearbeitete, dass er aber entweder sein Werk nicht vollendete, oder dass ein Theil desselben verloren ging, so dass das Fehlende von

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • However, Theil is right to point out the necessity of unbiased selection -- or, self-selection -- for the three secondary-school tiers, where Germany may be failing in many instances.

    Mail Call: The Shape Of Things

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