Economy

Trade War's Effect On The Economy

24 minutes ago   |   NPR

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Randall Kroszner, a former governor for the Federal Reserve, about why the U.S. economy has remained relatively healthy despite the trade...
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The Truth About the Trump Economy

1 hour ago   |   Real Clear Politics

It is becoming conventional wisdom that US President Donald Trump will be tough to beat in November, because, whatever reservations about him voters may have, he has been good...
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As World Economy Shifts Gears, Trade Growth Slows

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

The collapse of the old model of industrialism leaves deeper scars in the United States than in other nations.
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Immigration, uncertainty and macroeconomic dynamics

6 hours ago   |   The World Economy

Abstract This paper examines the macroeconomic effects of rising migration uncertainty in four advanced economies. Migration uncertainty is first captured by the Migration...
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Does foreign direct investment expand the capability set in the host economy? A sectoral analysis

6 hours ago   |   The World Economy

Abstract Most empirical studies examining the impact of foreign direct investment on economic development use aggregate monetary‐based measures such as GDP or TFP growth as...
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Industrial policy in the era of global value chains: towards a developmentalist perspective drawing on the industrialisation experiences of South Korea and Taiwan

6 hours ago   |   The World Economy

Abstract In this paper, I suggest a framework for GVC‐oriented industrial policy that merges the so‐called GVC perspective and the so‐called developmentalist perspective - the...
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Democrats have preposterous economic message

8 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Actually, contends every 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful, the economy is in really bad shape. It is only working for the wealthiest among us while leaving behind the poor...
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Average folks optimistic on economy as stock market goes gangbusters

Average folks optimistic on economy as stock market goes gangbusters

8 hours ago   |   New York Post

In trying to read the tea leaves of American sentiment, a pair of recent surveys have uncovered - wait for it - optimism. The stock market is going gangbusters in 2020, and for...
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Cuomo doesn't care who else gets hurt by his war on the gig economy

Cuomo doesn't care who else gets hurt by his war on the gig economy

9 hours ago   |   New York Post

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he wants to protect “gig economy” workers, yet the workers themselves are dreading his help. In his State of the State Address, Cuomo blasted gig...
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Competition is needed to improve health insurance options for Americans

Competition is needed to improve health insurance options for Americans

10 hours ago   |   New York Post

With all the talk of “free” everything by the far-left political candidates, it's about time those of us back here on Planet Earth embrace what makes America so great: the...
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Donald Cerrone failed to land one strike in his 1st round loss to Conor McGregor

Donald Cerrone failed to land one strike in his 1st round loss to Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor beat Donald Cerrone so fast that his opponent failed to land anything in return. The UFC 246 main event between McGregor and Cerrone lasted 40 seconds. During... Read more ...

UFC 246: Conor McGregor's lightning-fast win sets off Twitter

UFC 246: Conor McGregor's lightning-fast win sets off Twitter

Conor McGregor's TKO win over Donald “Cowboy” Jones in UFC 246 on Saturday night took just 40 seconds. Not surprisingly, that drew plenty of hot takes on Twitter. Here are a few: Read more ...

‘It will be one hell of a spectacle': McGregor talks up Moscow bout with...

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No sooner had Conor McGregor seen off Donald Cerrone than the Irishman was training his sights again on Khabib Nurmagomedov, insisting he would venture to the homeland of his... Read more ...

‘Mayweather vs McGregor 2': Boxing icon Floyd Mayweather Jr teases rematch...

‘Mayweather vs McGregor 2': Boxing icon Floyd Mayweather Jr teases rematch moments after stunning Conor McGregor win at UFC 246

It took Conor McGregor all of 40 seconds to smash his way to victory on his octagon return at UFC 246 - and former foe Floyd Mayweather was almost as quick to use the... Read more ...

Harry and Meghan abdicate royal titles, public funds

Harry and Meghan abdicate royal titles, public funds

Prince Harry and Meghan are cut off. In a statement from the Queen and Buckingham Palace on Saturday, it was announced the couple will “not use” their royal titles or get... Read more ...

National Archives: 'We made a mistake' altering Trump photos

National Archives: 'We made a mistake' altering Trump photos

The National Archives is apologizing for its decision to blur images of anti-Trump signs used as part of an exhibit on women's suffrage. Read more ...

Harry, Meghan to quit royal jobs, give up 'highness' titles

Harry, Meghan to quit royal jobs, give up 'highness' titles

Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, are quitting as working royals and will no longer use the titles “royal highness” or receive public funds for their work. Read more ...

UFC 246: Holly Holm gets back in the win column with second career win over...

UFC 246: Holly Holm gets back in the win column with second career win over Raquel Pennington

Holly Holm fought in her first non-title fight bantamweight bout at UFC 246 since June 2017. In the bout, she rematched Raquel Pennington who welcomed her to the Octagon in... Read more ...

Conor McGregor vs. 'Cowboy' Cerrone live updates, results, highlights from...

Conor McGregor vs. 'Cowboy' Cerrone live updates, results, highlights from UFC 246

Conor McGregor returns on Saturday night against Donald Cerrone in the main event of UFC 246 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Read more ...

Iran will send downed plane's black boxes to Ukraine for analysis

Iran will send downed plane's black boxes to Ukraine for analysis

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