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Survey: Economists' outlook is sunny but not due to tax cuts
April 23rd, 2018. 12:11 AM

Survey: Business economists' outlook is sunny but not because of Trump tax cuts

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This Week: New home sales, Facebook earns, GDP
April 22nd, 2018. 1:01 AM

This Week: New home sales, Facebook earns, GDP

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Fed survey finds worries about higher tariffs
April 18th, 2018. 4:08 PM

Federal Reserve latest business survey finds concerns about impact of Trump's trade policies

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IMF: Outlook is bright for US and global economies this year
April 17th, 2018. 9:13 AM

IMF, on eve of meetings, foresees bright outlook for US and global economies this year

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Trade fears weigh on outlook in export champ Germany
April 17th, 2018. 6:12 AM

Fears about international trade conflict and the conflict in Syria have sent the outlook lower among finance professionals in Germany

Trade fears weigh on outlook in export champ Germany
US retail sales rebounded a solid 0.6 pct. in March
April 16th, 2018. 10:03 AM

US retail sales increase a solid 0.6 percent in March after 3 months of declines

US retail sales rebounded a solid 0.6 pct. in March
As royal wedding nears, brands benefit from 'Meghan effect'
April 12th, 2018. 12:05 PM

Meghan Markle's upcoming marriage to Prince Harry isn't just a trans-Atlantic love story linking the House of Windsor to Hollywood, but an economic bonanza for the British economy

As royal wedding nears, brands benefit from 'Meghan effect'
Fed in March discussed 'slightly steeper' future rate hikes
April 11th, 2018. 4:17 PM

Fed minutes: Officials in March discussed prospect of accelerating rate hikes to 'slightly steeper' path

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ADB raises Asia growth outlook, warns of trade tension risks
April 10th, 2018. 9:55 PM

The Asian Development Bank forecasts that developing Asian economies will expand slightly faster this year than had been expected, but it sees concern in the fears that trade tensions between China and the U.S. will escalate

ADB raises Asia growth outlook, warns of trade tension risks
US-China trade rift could squeeze growth and hurt consumers
April 6th, 2018. 8:17 PM

Tariff fight with China could slow growth, pinch consumers and disrupt business

US-China trade rift could squeeze growth and hurt consumers
Stocks dive as US proposes more China tariffs; Dow falls 700
April 6th, 2018. 3:04 PM

US stocks take sharp losses after President Donald Trump ordered the government to consider a bigger set of tariffs on goods imported from China, which could increase trade tensions between the two countries

Stocks dive as US proposes more China tariffs; Dow falls 700
US hiring slows in March, but job market still looks healthy
April 6th, 2018. 10:27 AM

US hiring stumbles last month to slowest in 6 months, but job market still looks healthy

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Jobs report for March: Another blowout month for hiring?
April 6th, 2018. 12:02 AM

Jobs report for March: Another blowout month for hiring?

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AP News Guide: What's behind the US-China trade fight
April 5th, 2018. 1:02 AM

AP News Guide: What's behind the US-China trade fight

William Lawrence
AP News Guide: What's behind the US-China trade fight
April 5th, 2018. 12:02 AM

AP News Guide: What's behind the US-China trade fight

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Argentine drought hits farmers hard, undermining economy
April 3rd, 2018. 12:04 AM

A harsh drought in Argentina that began in November is causing big losses, reduced expectations of economic growth and growing concerns among farmers, government officials and experts in the world's third-largest exporter of soybean and corn

Argentine drought hits farmers hard, undermining economy
Argentine drought hits farmers hard, undermining economy
April 2nd, 2018. 11:59 PM

A harsh drought in Argentina began in November and it's caused big losses, reduced expectations of economic growth and growing concerns among farmers, government officials and experts in the world's third-largest exporter of soybean and corn

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US economic growth in Q4 revised up to 2.9 percent rate
March 28th, 2018. 12:26 PM

US economy grew at revised 2.9 percent rate in Q4, capping fastest stretch of growth in 12 years

US economic growth in Q4 revised up to 2.9 percent rate
Spanish government predicts stronger economic growth
March 27th, 2018. 7:59 AM

The Spanish government is revising higher its anticipated economic growth rate for this year, to 2.7 percent from 2.3 percent

Spanish government predicts stronger economic growth
This Week: Consumer confidence, 4Q GDP, consumer spending
March 26th, 2018. 1:01 AM

This Week: Consumer confidence, 4Q GDP, consumer spending

This Week: Consumer confidence, 4Q GDP, consumer spending

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