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The ‘Rocket Ship’ Economic Recovery Is Crashing

The ‘Rocket Ship’ Economic Recovery Is Crashing

The ‘Rocket Ship’ Economic Recovery Is Crashing The ‘Rocket Ship’ Economic Recovery Is Crashing Child care constraints are keeping many workers, particularly Black and Hispanic women, from returning to work, according to weekly census survey data analyzed by Ernie Tedeschi, an economist at Evercore ISI. Some economists say the slowdown was predictable — and a natural reaction to Americans attempting …

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A Truce, Not a Peace Treaty: A Global Economic Body Warns of Risks

A Truce, Not a Peace Treaty: A Global Economic Body Warns of Risks

A Truce, Not a Peace Treaty: A Global Economic Body Warns of Risks A Truce, Not a Peace Treaty: A Global Economic Body Warns of Risks WASHINGTON — Markets have become too complacent as risks from the coronavirus pandemic threaten global prosperity, the Bank for International Settlements warned in its annual report. “The success of central banks in calming markets …

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Elk Return to Kentucky, Bringing Economic Life

Elk Return to Kentucky, Bringing Economic Life

Elk Return to Kentucky, Bringing Economic Life Elk Return to Kentucky, Bringing Economic Life After a concerted reintroduction effort two decades ago, the state is now home to the largest population of elk east of the Mississippi. The animals’ home: reclaimed coal mines. Source link

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Victor in Syria’s War, Bashar al-Assad Faces Economic Meltdown

Victor in Syria’s War, Bashar al-Assad Faces Economic Meltdown

Victor in Syria’s War, Bashar al-Assad Faces Economic Meltdown Victor in Syria’s War, Bashar al-Assad Faces Economic Meltdown BEIRUT, Lebanon — President Bashar al-Assad, who has mostly won Syria’s civil war, now faces an acute economic crisis that has impoverished his people, brought about the collapse of the currency and fueled a rare public rift in the ruling elite. Government …

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Wall Street Shakes Off Grim Economic News

Wall Street Shakes Off Grim Economic News

Wall Street Shakes Off Grim Economic News Wall Street Shakes Off Grim Economic News Wall Street rebounds from its steepest plunge since March. Stocks on Wall Street rose Friday, rebounding from their steepest drop in months, in a day of unsteady trading. The S&P 500 closed more than 1 percent higher, after earlier having climbed more than 3 percent. On …

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Unemployment Claims Show Further Economic Strain: Live Updates

Retailers Shut Stores Amid U.S. Protests: Live Business Updates

Unemployment Claims Show Further Economic Strain: Live Updates Unemployment Claims Show Further Economic Strain: Live Updates China steps back in airline dispute one day after U.S. vowed retaliation. The Chinese authorities on Thursday appeared to retreat partially from an escalating dispute with the United States over air travel between the two countries, announcing that foreign airlines would be allowed to …

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Economic Giants Are Restarting. Here’s What It Means for Climate Change.

Economic Giants Are Restarting. Here’s What It Means for Climate Change.

Economic Giants Are Restarting. Here’s What It Means for Climate Change. Economic Giants Are Restarting. Here’s What It Means for Climate Change. As countries begin rolling out plans to restart their economies after the brutal shock inflicted by the coronavirus pandemic, the three biggest producers of planet-warming gases — the European Union, the United States and China — are writing …

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Fear of Risk Could Diminish the Economic Rescue by the Treasury and Fed

Fear of Risk Could Diminish the Economic Rescue by the Treasury and Fed

Fear of Risk Could Diminish the Economic Rescue by the Treasury and Fed Fear of Risk Could Diminish the Economic Rescue by the Treasury and Fed As the United States plunges into the worst economic downturn in decades, there is growing concern that the Federal Reserve and the Treasury are being too timid and halting in their approach as they …

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Fed Chair Says Economic Recovery May ‘Stretch’ Through End of 2021

Fed Chair Says Economic Recovery May ‘Stretch’ Through End of 2021

Fed Chair Says Economic Recovery May ‘Stretch’ Through End of 2021 Fed Chair Says Economic Recovery May ‘Stretch’ Through End of 2021 Jerome H. Powell, the Federal Reserve chairman, said that while he expected the United States economy to recover from the sharp and painful downturn brought about by the coronavirus, that process would take time — potentially until the …

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Virus Could Be Here to Stay, and Economic Pain Long-Lasting

Coronavirus Live Updates: Sweeping Lockdown Gives Way to Patchwork of State Responses

Coronavirus Live Updates: Virus Could Be Here to Stay, and Economic Pain Long-Lasting Coronavirus Live Updates: Virus Could Be Here to Stay, and Economic Pain Long-Lasting Data is expected to show millions more unemployment claims; experts warn of a long struggle ahead. The cautions came from all corners but pointed in one direction: The struggle against the virus would be …

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