How about fixing housing supply before high rates of population growth

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According to the CIA that drop from a peak over 2% to the present 1.4% will have caused us to drop in the breeding league tables from the top 50 to barely in the top 100

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_population_growth_rate

Considering the dysfunctional nature of the housing sector and the apparent limited ability of the Fed Govt to get the States to do anything, one wonders about the thinking behind the intake each year.

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Group exams

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Doesnt sound like too many people have played team sports. It is a lot more ruthless than some have suggested.

A possible explanation for the class room situation is that it appears that the students are not told what the raw marks of each student were before the averaging took place. As a result it is just speculation on the part of the students as to whether they were below or above the average mark and thus a burden or a hero.

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