... of the economic crisis:
- An article detailing some of the benefits to health. Reduction in consumption of alcohol, restaurant meals, not working out... all downsides of boomtimes. According to the article, economic studies suggest that people tend not to take care of themselves in boom times. It was also found that parents take better personal care of their children when the economy is not booming. I guess there has to be a silver lining somewhere! The obvious clarification I need to make is when people are in poverty as that is seldom good for anyone's health.
- You may not get a better wage, so how's a bigger title? Ahhhh title inflation... click here for more.
- Better sex during the recession? According to a funny piece by Bonnie Fuller, business is good at sex shops & lingerie retailers, despite the downturn elsewhere... hits a common thread as the first article, on investing in life & relationships rather than jobs & stocks...
- Also related - apparently prostitution is yet another industry hurting through the economic crisis. Maybe not such a bad thing! More details here.