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130 words • advanced • 4 years, 2 months ago
"The U.S. economy expanded 2.2% in 2013. But growth varied greatly across the nation’s 381 metropolitan regions, and some local economies actually contracted, a new Commerce Department report shows. The Mount Vernon-Anacortes metro area in Washington ..."
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222 words • intermediate • 2 years, 10 months ago
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"Everyone knows that the US, China, and the EU are some of the world's biggest economies. But sometimes it's difficult to visualize how theseeconomic powerhouses look relative to other major economies. So to representhow much each big economy matters ..."

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44 words • intermediate • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"Thomas Costerg The US economy is a two-sided economy. The domestic sector continues to power job growth. There is a risk that the weakness in manufacturing could spread to services, but we don't see that right now —Senior economist at Standard Ch..."

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241 words • advanced • 4 years ago
"The global economy grew at a slightly faster pace in the third quarter, aided by a modest pickup in the eurozone and a less deep contraction in Japan. Figures released by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development Thursday showed the c..."
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443 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
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"The economies of advanced nations aren't doing so well. That's what respondents from around the world said when asked by the Pew Research Center if they thought the condition of their national economies was good or bad. A median of 56% of the respond..."
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200 words • advanced • 4 years, 2 months ago
"For your Saturday reading pleasure, from Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer: The Federal Reserve and the Global Economy. Here is the conclusion:To summarize and conclude, the Fed's statutory objectives are defined by its dual mandate to pursue maximum..."

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241 words • advanced • 4 years, 4 months ago
"The economy had an unusual bright spot in the dreary first quarter: the federal government. After two years of dragging on growth, the federal government’s economic output gave an annualized 3.2% lift to the overall economy in the first quarter, the ..."
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412 words • intermediate • 3 years, 6 months ago
"Dubai: The UAE is poised to take a leadership role in showing the world how to transition from a high carbon-based economy to a green economy, an expert said yesterday. A country with a green economy operates on renewable resources such as wind and ..."
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373 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
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"Chinese citizens have the most confidence in their economy, Nigerians are the most optimistic for the future, and Ukrainians are the most downbeat. Those are some of the findings from a Pew Research Center study that asked respondents in emerging mar..."

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502 words • intermediate • 3 years, 3 months ago
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"Growth in developing markets seems to be on a backslide so far this year, and if theirslipcontinues, one economist says it may dragbigger nations back into recession. According to Jay Bryson at Wells Fargo, developing economies contributions on the w..."

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310 words • intermediate • 3 years, 3 months ago
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"No B.S. Business Success in the New Economy out of 5 (0 customer reviews) January 1, 2010 By: Author Dan S. Kennedy | Category: Business Plans , eBooks , Management , No B.S. Series , Planning , Popular Series , Startup Pages: 258 Format: Paperback ..."

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209 words • advanced • 3 years, 9 months ago
"No Economy is an Island: A More Rigorous Look Under the Hood of the U.S. Economy Is it possible, in a global economy in which the United States’ principal competitors are experiencing slow growth, disinflation or deflation, wage stagnation or slowing..."
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238 words • advanced • 4 years, 10 months ago
Stephen Halmarick, Head of Economic and Market Research at Colonial First State, gives an update on the Asian economy, as China and Japan embark on ...

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204 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
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"57% of Americans see the US economy getting worse, according to Gallup's latest survey, sending 'hope' to its lowest since September. Overall economic confidence slipped once again, despite the Greek deal, now at its lowest since October. It appears ..."
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225 words • intermediate • 3 years, 8 months ago
"The Australian economy is basically the Chinese economy, and right now (and for a while going forward) that's going to be a problem. And as you can see from this UBS chart, when China trade data slows, Australia's slows with it. Australia's economy i..."

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331 words • intermediate • 3 years, 6 months ago
"The Texas economy grew 5.2% in 2014 largely due to strong growth in the energy industry. But a sharp fall in gas prices could restrain growth this year in energy-rich states. SPENCER PLATT/GETTY IMAGES Energy-rich North Dakota and Texas had the fas..."

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162 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
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"The US economy is rolling along. In a note to clients following the market close on Thursday, Deutsche Bank economist Torsten Slk, who has been notably bullish on the US economy over the last year, circulated achart showing that when you look at RD s..."
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387 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
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"ReutersThere haven't been many days in 2016, but every single one of them has been ugly for China's economy. It should surprise no one, then, that Wall Street's most lauded China analyst, Charlene Chu of Autonomous Research, has a dark outlook for th..."
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426 words • advanced • 3 years, 5 months ago
business
"  Background The Trade, Policy and Planning Unit at UNEP seeks to identify opportunities at the crossroads of Green Economy and Trade.  If we are to reverse the global decline of biodiversity, mitigate the release of greenhouse gases, halt the deg..."

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111 words • advanced • 4 years, 1 month ago
"Great news out of the midwest. The Chicago purchasing managers index jumped to a12-month high of 66.2 in October, up from 60.5 in September. This smashed expectations for a 60.0 reading. "The bounceback in the Barometer marks a solid start to Q4 and ..."

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