domenica 29 ottobre 2017

SUICIDI IN CRESCITA. CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION, 2016

  • https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/products/databriefs/db241.htm
  • From 1999 through 2014, the age-adjusted suicide rate in the United States increased 24%, from 10.5 to 13.0 per 100,000 population, with the pace of increase greater after 2006.
  • Suicide rates increased from 1999 through 2014 for both males and females and for all ages 10–74.
  • The percent increase in suicide rates for females was greatest for those aged 10–14, and for males, those aged 45–64.
  • The most frequent suicide method in 2014 for males involved the use of firearms (55.4%), while poisoning was the most frequent method for females (34.1%).
  • Percentages of suicides attributable to suffocation increased for both sexes between 1999 and 2014.

sabato 23 settembre 2017

FINE DEI CENTRI COMMERCIALI? C. DE CESARE, Crisi dei grandi centri commerciali, ora il Trentino li mette al bando, CORRIERE DELLA SERA, 23 settembre 2017

Negli Stati Uniti il mito del centro commerciale è crollato da tempo. Celebre l’inchiesta del New York Times con tanto di gallerie foto con queste gigantesche città fantasma ormai cadute in disgrazia vuote, abbandonate, disertate da molti consumatori stanchi di queste cattedrali moderne del consumo. Tanto che secondo alcuni analisti circa 400 dei circa 1.100 centri commerciali in America chiuderanno nei prossimi anni.