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China's savings glut disappears, creating greater balance in the world economy

51 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

Nation's savings glut has disappeared as citizens spend more abroad.
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Ex-White House Economist Alan Krueger Dies; Saw Lessons For Economy In Rock Music

Ex-White House Economist Alan Krueger Dies; Saw Lessons For Economy In Rock Music

1 hour ago   |   NPR   |   3 articles

Princeton economist Alan Krueger, who served in the Obama White House, has died. Krueger's research interests included the minimum wage, the opioid epidemic and rock 'n' roll...
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Princeton Economist Alan Krueger, Ex-Obama Adviser, Dies at 58

1 hour ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

Princeton University economist Alan Krueger, who served as chairman of President Barack Obama's Council of Economic Advisers and was one of the profession's top experts on the...
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Expectations of weaker economy unites small business owners

2 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

Although small businesses vary widely in terms of size, industry and issues, they do appear to be generally united by a growing uneasiness about the economy. Several surveys...
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Brexit could be ‘terrific' for emerging markets, says investment guru Mark Mobius

Brexit could be ‘terrific' for emerging markets, says investment guru Mark Mobius

2 hours ago   |   RT

As the world's fifth-largest economy the UK is set to leave the European Union, the prospect of doing that without a Withdrawal Agreement could be “terrific” for emerging...
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Volkswagen wants to participate in battery cell subsidies scheme

3 hours ago   |   Reuters

Volkswagen on Monday said it had expressed its intent to Germany's Economy Ministry to participate in a state funding scheme aimed at supporting battery cell production for...
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Growing an economy of artisans and crafters beyond the city

Growing an economy of artisans and crafters beyond the city

5 hours ago   |   Post Gazette

Monmade network is reaching into Mon Valley, Cambria County, and other post-industrial centers to help artisans find business opportunities.
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Iran's Rouhani urges Iranians to ‘put all your curses' on US

7 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran's president is urging Iranians to put a curse on the United States, Israel and Saudi Arabia - blaming the U.S. and its allies for his country's ailing...
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Asian shares advance as investors watch US-China trade talks

10 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

Shares rose in Asia on Monday as investors awaited signs the U.S. and China could be making progress in negotiations on resolving the trade war between the two biggest...
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The real college crisis: Student debt drags down economy

16 hours ago   |   NBC News

The net impact is not only a drag in people's personal financial situation, but it's also a drag on the economy as a whole.
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