User talk:Hgnostop

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Speedy deletion nomination of Stanford Jim[edit]

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A tag has been placed on Stanford Jim requesting that it be speedily deleted from Wikipedia. This has been done under section G12 of the criteria for speedy deletion, because the article appears to be a clear copyright infringement. For legal reasons, we cannot accept copyrighted text or images borrowed from other web sites or printed material, and as a consequence, your addition will most likely be deleted. You may use external websites as a source of information, but not as a source of sentences. This part is crucial: say it in your own words.

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I see you've made some changes to the page, but I don't think they'll be enough to stop it violating copyright.

You can

1. Rewrite it yourself. It might be easier to open the current page of the major source in a tab or window next to the page to edit the page and rewrite the article from scratch, rather than try and rewrite the current text.
2. Try and get the copyright holder to release their work under a licence compatible with Wikipedia. As the website is designed to plug his book they might be willing to do this. The contact form is at http://www.economicsforeveryone.ca/contact
3. Use the modified version I wrote (see below) as something to work from. It will need sourcing (mainly from your original source) and padding out, both of which I'm ahppy to help with when I'm on Wikipedia.Dolive21 (talk) 21:08, 1 August 2010 (UTC)


Jim Stanford is an Economist from Canada. He writes a column for the Globe and Mail newspaper and works for the Canadian Union Auto Workers Union. He has a Masters degree in Economics from Cambridge University and a Phd from New School University in New York. He is the Author of the book Paper Boom on waste in the Financial Services industry.

I tried to make a synopsis of all the informations i had got. Thanks for your guidance. Keep trying (with me!).