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A Bleak Forecast for Canada’s 600,000 Energy Industry Workers

A Bleak Forecast for Canada’s 600,000 Energy Industry Workers

A Bleak Forecast for Canada’s 600,000 Energy Industry Workers A Bleak Forecast for Canada’s 600,000 Energy Industry Workers We don’t know exactly what Chrystia Freeland, Canada’s deputy prime minister and finance minister, will present when she becomes the country’s first woman to deliver a federal budget later this month. But the Liberal government has made it abundantly clear that economic …

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Forecast: Wild Weather in a Warming World

Forecast: Wild Weather in a Warming World

Forecast: Wild Weather in a Warming World Forecast: Wild Weather in a Warming World Rough winter weather is working its way across the United States, with bitterly cold air hitting the Northeast and snowstorms expected along the East Coast next week. Forecasts predict Chicago can expect several inches of snow. Six to eight inches of snow could fall along the …

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A Hopeful Forecast: More Accurate Long-Term Weather Predictions

A Hopeful Forecast: More Accurate Long-Term Weather Predictions

A Hopeful Forecast: More Accurate Long-Term Weather Predictions A Hopeful Forecast: More Accurate Long-Term Weather Predictions What if you could get an accurate weather report as much as three weeks in advance? In some parts of the world, that could soon be possible. Right now, forecasters can reliably predict the weather in most parts of the United States up to …

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Hurricane Forecast: ‘One of the Most Active Seasons on Record’

Hurricane Forecast: ‘One of the Most Active Seasons on Record’

Hurricane Forecast: ‘One of the Most Active Seasons on Record’ Hurricane Forecast: ‘One of the Most Active Seasons on Record’ Following a record number of Atlantic Ocean storms over the past two months, including five that struck the United States, government scientists on Thursday updated their forecast for the remainder of the hurricane season, saying it was likely to be …

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World Population Could Peak Decades Ahead of U.N. Forecast, Study Asserts

World Population Could Peak Decades Ahead of U.N. Forecast, Study Asserts

World Population Could Peak Decades Ahead of U.N. Forecast, Study Asserts World Population Could Peak Decades Ahead of U.N. Forecast, Study Asserts United Nations demographers have been anticipating since last year that the world’s population may stop growing by 2100 as fertility rates decline, projecting a peak of 10.9 billion people by century’s end, compared with roughly 7.8 billion now. …

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Stock Markets Brace for a Forecast From the Fed

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Stock Markets Brace for a Forecast From the Fed Stock Markets Brace for a Forecast From the Fed The global economy faces a severe downturn, O.E.C.D. says. The world economy is facing the most severe recession in a century and could experience a halting recovery as policymakers brace for a potential second wave of the coronavirus and as countries embrace …

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No Virus Deaths by Mid-May? White House Economists Say They Didn’t Forecast Early End to Fatalities

No Virus Deaths by Mid-May? White House Economists Say They Didn’t Forecast Early End to Fatalities

No Virus Deaths by Mid-May? White House Economists Say They Didn’t Forecast Early End to Fatalities No Virus Deaths by Mid-May? White House Economists Say They Didn’t Forecast Early End to Fatalities WASHINGTON — The White House Council of Economic Advisers posted a chart to its Twitter account on Tuesday. That’s not unusual; the point of the account is, very …

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Trade Forecast, Bernie Sanders, India’s Air: Your Thursday Briefing

Trade Forecast, Bernie Sanders, India’s Air: Your Thursday Briefing

A grim forecast for global trade As coronavirus lockdowns paralyze big economies worldwide, the World Trade Organization said Wednesday that global trade this year could shrink by 13 percent to 32 percent or more compared with 2019. “Trade in 2020 will fall steeply in every region of the world and basically across all sectors,” Roberto Azevêdo, director general of the …

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