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"The shock to the global economy from the pandemic has been colossal, but things are now looking up – especially for advanced countries. Some are surprised by the pace of recovery, but they perhaps shouldn’t be, because alongside new _...Read More_
"The shock to the global economy from the pandemic has been colossal, but things are now looking up – especially for advanced countries. Some are surprised by the pace of recovery, but they perhaps shouldn’t be, because alongside new _...Read More_
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The United States economy grew substantially in the second quarter (Q2) but still fell short of expectations as supply-chain disruptions and labour shortages continued to temper growth despite a big boom in consumer spending. Gross _...Read More_
The United States economy grew substantially in the second quarter (Q2) but still fell short of expectations as supply-chain disruptions and labour shortages continued to temper growth despite a big boom in consumer spending. Gross _...Read More_
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"Probably not. But there are potential challenges with both supply and demand that put the economy at risk."
"Probably not. But there are potential challenges with both supply and demand that put the economy at risk."
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"Fund calls on rich nations to help halt spread of infectious variants through countries with low vaccination rates"
"Fund calls on rich nations to help halt spread of infectious variants through countries with low vaccination rates"
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>"The Seattle-based company’s shares fell 6 percent in after-hours trading."
>"The Seattle-based company’s shares fell 6 percent in after-hours trading."
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"Fueled by vaccinations and government aid, the U.S. economy grew at a solid 6.5% annual rate last quarter in another sign that the nation has achieved a sustained recovery from the pandemic recession."
"Fueled by vaccinations and government aid, the U.S. economy grew at a solid 6.5% annual rate last quarter in another sign that the nation has achieved a sustained recovery from the pandemic recession."
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Nearly 6 in 10 Americans say that the Biden administration's economic policies are to blame for the 13-year high in inflation, according to a new Morning Consult-Politico poll released Wednesday. _...Read More_
Nearly 6 in 10 Americans say that the Biden administration's economic policies are to blame for the 13-year high in inflation, according to a new Morning Consult-Politico poll released Wednesday. _...Read More_
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"Protesters in Tunis threw stones and demanded Prime Minister Hichem Mechichi quit and parliament be dissolved."
"Protesters in Tunis threw stones and demanded Prime Minister Hichem Mechichi quit and parliament be dissolved."
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"The past few days have had a hint of the late 1970s about them. A shortage of lorry drivers has led to fears of food shortages. Nurses are thinking about taking industrial action over pay. The Bank of England has been fretting about rising _...Read More_
"The past few days have had a hint of the late 1970s about them. A shortage of lorry drivers has led to fears of food shortages. Nurses are thinking about taking industrial action over pay. The Bank of England has been fretting about rising _...Read More_
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"Better-off countries should be concerned by the north-south divide caused by the pandemic"
"Better-off countries should be concerned by the north-south divide caused by the pandemic"
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>"Blistering youth unemployment, mounting government debt, corruption and COVID are spurring unrest in Tunisia."
>"Blistering youth unemployment, mounting government debt, corruption and COVID are spurring unrest in Tunisia."
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>"The rapid spread of the delta variant has sown volatility in financial markets this week, but thus far economists are _...Read More_
>"The rapid spread of the delta variant has sown volatility in financial markets this week, but thus far economists are _...Read More_
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"A wave of the contagious Delta variant is causing companies to reconsider when they will require employees to return, and what health requirements should be in place when they do."
"A wave of the contagious Delta variant is causing companies to reconsider when they will require employees to return, and what health requirements should be in place when they do."
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>"Predictions of a second “Roaring Twenties” have proved premature."
>"Predictions of a second “Roaring Twenties” have proved premature."
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"Why America can’t allow pandemic preparedness funding to fall prey to short-term thinking."
"Why America can’t allow pandemic preparedness funding to fall prey to short-term thinking."