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EXPECTATIONS were high last week as Alexei Kudrin, a former finance minister and the informal leader of a moderate liberal camp in the Russian establishment, outlined his proposed economic programme in a packed Moscow auditorium. Russia's top ...
Frankfurt, Germany (AP) - The European central bank has warned there is still little sign of a pick-up in shop prices and workers' wages in the eurozone - a symptom of economic weakness that means the bank will leave its stimulus programs running ...
According to Doug Werling of Bower Trading, news of the struggling farm economy looms in agriculture. However, he says things aren't as bad as what they seem.
Passengers will soon be able to purchase Basic economy fares that are the lowest available price, but they come with some sacrifices.
On Friday, when Donald Trump takes the oath of office, he also takes responsibility for the future of America. Starting now, it's his job to shape foreign policy, oversee the economy, and address our nation's deep cultural divides. How will we know if ...
The Bureau of Economic Analysis recently released a report that attempts to put a dollar amount on the arts economy and its impact.
"I think that allowing the economy to run markedly and persistently "hot" would be risky and unwise," Yellen said in remarks prepared for delivery to the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research. While there are no signs as yet that the Fed is ...
China's economy grew by 6.7% in 2016, compared with 6.9% a year earlier, according to official data, marking its slowest growth since 1990.
On Wednesday, the world's largest airline released details of its upcoming low-cost basic-economy fare class. "American Airlines now has something to offer every customer, from those who want simple, low-price travel to those who want an ultra-premium ...
Longstanding doubts about the accuracy of China's economic data just got a big piece of supporting evidence: The governor of an entire province has admitted that local officials cooked the books for years.
Spain will act reasonably in Brexit talks with the U.K., economy Minister Luis de Guindos told CNBC at the World Economic Forum in Davos on Wednesday.
Fiverr is part of the gig economy, which is another way of describing freelance, independent or contract workers enabled by applications and online platforms.
Davos, Switzerland - One of the stars of this year's World Economic Forum has been the lone representative of the incoming Trump administration: US president-elect Donald Trump's adviser and "official liaison" Anthony Scaramucci.
Robert A. Dye, senior vice president and chief economist at Comerica Bank, had the most accurate U.S. economic forecasts among the nation's top Economists for the years 2011 to 2014.
JPMorgan Chase Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon told CNBC on Wednesday the economy could grow at 3 to 4 percent this year with the right tax and regulatory reforms from President-elect Donald Trump.
The U.S. economy is closing in on the Federal Reserve's goals, giving the central bank impetus to start reducing the extreme levels of support it has provided over the past decade, Chair Janet Yellen said in a speech Wednesday.
But the reality is that presidents have far less control over the economy than you might imagine. Presidential economic records are highly dependent on the dumb luck of where the nation is in the economic cycle. And the White House has no control over ...
The price of corn has been a steady indicator of the state and metro areas' economies in recent decades. When corn prices go up, the local economy outperforms the national economy. When corn prices go down, the local economy lags behind the national ...
But I'm guessing they figure that if interest rates are rising the overall economy has to be gaining traction. And the health insurance part?
A year ago, Iran opened to international business after almost a decade of economic isolation, following the lifting of nuclear-related sanctions.
The money spent on advertising by brands across Europe generates up to a seven-fold contribution to the economy, according to a new study.
The concept at the very heart of Patagonia's business is to manufacture, repair and recycle products in order that they last a lifetime, and the reason why the company is to be presented with the Accenture strategy Award for Circular economy ...
India's run as the world's fastest-growing major economy has ended thanks to its self-imposed cash crisis. The International Monetary Fund said Monday that India's economy has fallen back behind its northern neighbor China. India is estimated to have ...
... up settling for the usual tinkering around the edges with tax reform and healthcare reform; and if they are stymied by an entrenched bureaucracy that doesn't want to see its regulatory powers dismembered, then we can't expect to get the economic ...
Last Friday's economic calendar provided investors with some potentially meaningful insight into the timeline for the Federal Reserve's next move on interest rates.
Despite the clarity of the data, some major players in Savannah continued to tout the resilience of our diversified economy, but the collapse would predictably hurt some of our major sectors, including tourism, private jet sales, real estate ...
The consequences of having Jeffersonian independence might realize an ideal, but they would be devastating to our consumer economy. How could that be? Simple. Our economy depends on secure employment, worker spending and abundant consumer ...
Minnesota manufacturers are upbeat about the economy, with 90 percent expecting production levels to increase or stay the same in 2017, according to an annual joint survey by the Minnesota Department of employment and Economic Development and the ...
"Over the last five years, what's been striking is that the (sic) Montana's economy has diversified," said Dan Lloyd, business development specialist at the ...
Why then do the academics at the Federal Reserve and other economic policy-making institutions feel as though they can manipulate market prices, give favorable status to certain industries, and redistribute and allocate resources based upon political ...
Tom McGuiness stands last week outside a shuttered factory in Santa Fe, the former home of Clean Air Systems, where he worked for more than 17 years.
State leaders had hoped tax cuts would produce strong economic growth.
"Hamilton College has a sizable economic impact in the village of Clinton and the Mohawk Valley," said Vice President for Administration and finance Karen Leach.
economy Minister Ali Tayyebnia said the administration of President Hassan Rouhani has come a long way to salvage the country's economy from years of inefficiency and mismanagement by implementing reforms in key areas. These reforms, according to ...
Japan, China and the rest of East Asia enjoyed rapid development and rising living standards by opening up their economies and becoming integral parts of the global trade and economic system. The openness was underpinned by international ...
As part of its new economic development plan, Puerto Rican officials are looking to technology and entrepreneurship to revitalize the economy, attract its bright minds back to the island and solve the Sustainability problems bedeviling the commonwealth.
The new president's policies could give the U.S. economy a shot in the arm, but others worry it will shoot the economy in the foot.
Here's some good news on the economic front: Minnesota manufacturers are upbeat about the economy, with 90 percent expecting production levels to increase or stay the same in 2017, according to an annual joint survey by the Minnesota Department of ...
It's January; may the political squabbles kick into high gear! While our legislators and Congress tackle big issues, let's take a look at what really makes Montana ...
Lars Heikensten, executive director of the Nobel Foundation, said he expects India's share of the global economy to increase while commenting on the role of the country in the emerging world order, ahead of the biennial Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit.
While many fans are dissapointed and upset, the economy may not be as affected by the Chargers move, according to local Economists.
Donald Trump is inheriting a good economy, as well as inspiring some enthusiasm with his growth plans. The National Federation of Independent Business' (NFIB) index jumped 7.5 percent last month to its highest point since 2004.
OPINION | The rise in debt under presidents Obama and Bush make it possible.
Mark Hamrick reports on economic news and is Washington Bureau Chief for the website He says Obama is leaving office with a strong economy. "Donald Trump can be, let's say confident, that he is being given an opportunity to do relatively ...
In announcing that J.P. Morgan Chase's profits had jumped 30% in the fourth quarter of 2016, the bank's CEO Dimon opined in a statement Friday morning, "The U.S.
Mexico's economy is taking a big hit under pressure from Donald Trump and missteps by its government. The peso is trading at record lows, inflation is rising and citizens are taking to the streets.
Here are the areas he'll surely be focusing on in his attempt to get U.S. growth running at a faster pace.
JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon did say, "The U.S. economy may be building momentum. Looking ahead, there is opportunity for good, rational and thoughtful policy decisions to be implemented, which would spur growth, create jobs for Americans across the ...







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