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China's latest move on trade is a massive cut to car tariffs

15 minutes ago   |   Los Angeles Times

China will cut the import duty on passenger cars to 15%, further opening a market that has been a chief target of the U.S. in its trade fight with the world's second-largest...
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The mayors of 2 major US cities blame 2 big factors for Americans' low wages

The mayors of 2 major US cities blame 2 big factors for Americans' low wages

33 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

When asked about the slow growth of the US economy , Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Newark Mayor Ras Baraka both said that urban inequality and a lack of public transit are two...
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Amazon Seeks Grocery Relevancy With Whole Foods Acquisition

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

Incumbency has its advantages. We at Fortune should know. We've been publishing the annual Fortune 500 list of largest companies in the U.S. since 1955. Others publish lists of...
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German economy minister says ‘up to US' to avoid trade row escalation

1 hour ago   |   RT


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China, U.S. near deal on ZTE, Beijing cuts auto tariffs

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

Washington neared a deal to lift its ban on U.S. firms supplying Chinese telecoms gear maker ZTE Corp, sources said on Tuesday, and Beijing announced tariff cuts on car...
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Stock futures rise as U.S.-China trade talks advance

3 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

U.S. stock index futures rose on Tuesday on signs of further progress in trade talks between the United States and China as the world's two largest economies pull back from the...
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China Makes Massive Cut to Car Tariffs After Truce With Trump

4 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

China will cut the import duty on passenger cars to 15 percent, further opening up a market that's been a chief target of the U.S. in its trade fight with the world's...
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Here's What Fortune 500 CEOs Think About Trump's Policies, the Global Economy, and Facebook

Here's What Fortune 500 CEOs Think About Trump's Policies, the Global Economy, and Facebook

5 hours ago   |   Fortune

The CEOs of Fortune 500 companies are an optimistic bunch this year, with the majority seeing a stronger economy and increased employment, topped off by reduced tax bills...
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Economists see potential nightmare in new Italian government

5 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

The prospect of a populist government in Italy, the eurozone's third-largest economy, has spooked European partners and investors who fear its euroskeptic, budget-busting...
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On the measurement of investment types: Heterogeneity in corporate tax elasticities

6 hours ago   |   The World Economy

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