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"A top economic adviser to President-elect Joe Biden warned the U.S. economy is “spiraling downward” and called for swift action to address vulnerabilities that the global pandemic has drawn into focus."
"A top economic adviser to President-elect Joe Biden warned the U.S. economy is “spiraling downward” and called for swift action to address vulnerabilities that the global pandemic has drawn into focus."
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>"BEIJING (AP) — China eked out 2.3% economic growth in 2020, likely becoming the only major economy to expand as shops and _...Read More_
>"BEIJING (AP) — China eked out 2.3% economic growth in 2020, likely becoming the only major economy to expand as shops and _...Read More_
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"Today, Jeremy Corbyn addressed the launch conference of his new Peace and Justice Project. Describing how the post-crash period has exposed the bankruptcy of unaccountable elites, he argued that movements from below have the power to _...Read More_
"Today, Jeremy Corbyn addressed the launch conference of his new Peace and Justice Project. Describing how the post-crash period has exposed the bankruptcy of unaccountable elites, he argued that movements from below have the power to _...Read More_
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“Policymakers in Frankfurt will be feeling a strong sense of déjà vu -- an upsurge in Covid-19 infections risks a fresh set of containment measures, potentially with dire economic consequences. Fortunately, as the euro area enters a third _...Read More_
“Policymakers in Frankfurt will be feeling a strong sense of déjà vu -- an upsurge in Covid-19 infections risks a fresh set of containment measures, potentially with dire economic consequences. Fortunately, as the euro area enters a third _...Read More_
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Matket wants return, and since last march, after the day of circuit breaker, market got an opportunity to climb, and which in-turn converted in market's virtuous cycle, and a fundamental bubble within a year. "As the Capitol rocked, capital _...Read More_
Matket wants return, and since last march, after the day of circuit breaker, market got an opportunity to climb, and which in-turn converted in market's virtuous cycle, and a fundamental bubble within a year. "As the Capitol rocked, capital _...Read More_
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"Companies in the gig economy promised an innovative future where workers would have control over their schedules instead of being micromanaged by a boss, and consumers would have cheap and convenient access to a range of services."
"Companies in the gig economy promised an innovative future where workers would have control over their schedules instead of being micromanaged by a boss, and consumers would have cheap and convenient access to a range of services."
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"A sudden perception that reckless spending and crippling debt make the nation a serious credit risk, spurring foreign creditors to dump our Treasuries. That flight would drive rates higher, forcing our government to pay much more interest _...Read More_
"A sudden perception that reckless spending and crippling debt make the nation a serious credit risk, spurring foreign creditors to dump our Treasuries. That flight would drive rates higher, forcing our government to pay much more interest _...Read More_
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"Some analogies can help in assessing the risks: a yo-yo, hungry bears, a sloshing bathtub and a reflating balloon."
"Some analogies can help in assessing the risks: a yo-yo, hungry bears, a sloshing bathtub and a reflating balloon."
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"There is no lack of insightful European scientists, professors, industrialists and entrepreneurs who are howling for good riddance to the _...Read More_
"There is no lack of insightful European scientists, professors, industrialists and entrepreneurs who are howling for good riddance to the _...Read More_
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>"Employment fraud in the country is neither new nor small, but its prospects have never looked brighter."
>"Employment fraud in the country is neither new nor small, but its prospects have never looked brighter."
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"Some countries are rejecting an obsession with GDP and finding different ways to measure success. Welcome to the happiness economy."
"Some countries are rejecting an obsession with GDP and finding different ways to measure success. Welcome to the happiness economy."
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"John Nash’s notion of equilibrium is ubiquitous in economic theory, but a new study shows that it is often impossible to reach efficiently."
"John Nash’s notion of equilibrium is ubiquitous in economic theory, but a new study shows that it is often impossible to reach efficiently."
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Don't judge by preview, amazing piece. "Given the severity of the pandemic’s impact on businesses — particularly hospitality, travel, and retail — recovery is not going happen quickly. As I observed recently, we will not wake up one day _...Read More_
Don't judge by preview, amazing piece. "Given the severity of the pandemic’s impact on businesses — particularly hospitality, travel, and retail — recovery is not going happen quickly. As I observed recently, we will not wake up one day _...Read More_
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"Unlike in Poland, which is seeking to buoy exporters by weakening the zloty, Romania targets a stable exchange rate against the euro. It’s kept borrowing costs high to preserve ammunition should the Covid-19 crisis worsen."
"Unlike in Poland, which is seeking to buoy exporters by weakening the zloty, Romania targets a stable exchange rate against the euro. It’s kept borrowing costs high to preserve ammunition should the Covid-19 crisis worsen."
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"In industries across the economy — from airlines to tech — the past two weeks have seen workers and their unions take the lead in combating Donald Trump’s far-right base."
"In industries across the economy — from airlines to tech — the past two weeks have seen workers and their unions take the lead in combating Donald Trump’s far-right base."