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>"The Economic Hardship Reporting Project supports quality journalism about inequality, enlisting independent reporters to create narratives around economic"
>"The Economic Hardship Reporting Project supports quality journalism about inequality, enlisting independent reporters to create narratives around economic"
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"Conventional development is not delivering for people or planet. If countries in the Global South are to nourish and provide for their populations within ecological limits they will first need to break their financial dependence on _...Read More_
"Conventional development is not delivering for people or planet. If countries in the Global South are to nourish and provide for their populations within ecological limits they will first need to break their financial dependence on _...Read More_
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>"China's economy grew just 4.9% in the third quarter of 2021, the weakest rate of expansion in a year as the country contends with a major energy crunch, supply chain disruptions, and deepening debt woes in its outsized property _...Read More_
>"China's economy grew just 4.9% in the third quarter of 2021, the weakest rate of expansion in a year as the country contends with a major energy crunch, supply chain disruptions, and deepening debt woes in its outsized property _...Read More_
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>"UK campaigners write to chief executive with list of demands to ensure online safety of young people"
>"UK campaigners write to chief executive with list of demands to ensure online safety of young people"
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"From beef bowls in Tokyo to fried chicken in London, consumers are beginning to feel the pinch from the surge in costs washing over the global economy."
"From beef bowls in Tokyo to fried chicken in London, consumers are beginning to feel the pinch from the surge in costs washing over the global economy."
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Myanmar is battling a plunging local currency amid an unprecedented dollar shortage, driving up the cost of imports and worsening the economy’s struggle with dual challenges of the pandemic and post-coup financial isolation. The kyat has _...Read More_
Myanmar is battling a plunging local currency amid an unprecedented dollar shortage, driving up the cost of imports and worsening the economy’s struggle with dual challenges of the pandemic and post-coup financial isolation. The kyat has _...Read More_
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>"The biggest cost-of-living adjustment in 39 years follows a burst in inflation as the economy struggles to shake off the drag of the coronavirus pandemic."
>"The biggest cost-of-living adjustment in 39 years follows a burst in inflation as the economy struggles to shake off the drag of the coronavirus pandemic."
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MMT ignores the very capitalist structure (eg relentless fossil fuel production, big pharma control on health, the profit drive of capitalist banking and the big tech), so its pursuit of full employment thru the ‘tricks of circulation’ of _...Read More_
MMT ignores the very capitalist structure (eg relentless fossil fuel production, big pharma control on health, the profit drive of capitalist banking and the big tech), so its pursuit of full employment thru the ‘tricks of circulation’ of _...Read More_
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"Everyone’s saving money, but no one is earning much interest."
"Everyone’s saving money, but no one is earning much interest."
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>"Integrating carbon trading markets is an embryonic step toward planetary realism."
>"Integrating carbon trading markets is an embryonic step toward planetary realism."
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>"California may establish federally insured banking system to serve the more than 7 percent of its residents who don’t have bank accounts."
>"California may establish federally insured banking system to serve the more than 7 percent of its residents who don’t have bank accounts."
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>"Silicon Valley area food banks strain under growing logistical needs of poverty."
>"Silicon Valley area food banks strain under growing logistical needs of poverty."
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>"Everyone seems to agree the US debt ceiling should be raised to pay for tax cuts and spending the government has already approved -- and to avoid the economic calamity that would likely result from a US default."
>"Everyone seems to agree the US debt ceiling should be raised to pay for tax cuts and spending the government has already approved -- and to avoid the economic calamity that would likely result from a US default."
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>"The latest jobs report from the Department of Labor shows the economy added a meager 194,000 positions last month."
>"The latest jobs report from the Department of Labor shows the economy added a meager 194,000 positions last month."