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Market Watch
Amazon isn’t keeping U.S. inflation low — or putting Janet Yellen’s Fed in a pickleprice increases in the retail business, but the industry has been under pressur
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
price increases in the retail business, but the industry has been under pressure for a long time, argues U.S. economist Paul Ashworth at Capital Economics. He notes that Wal-Mart WMT, +0.55% launched the modern era of cost-cutting in the retail... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Trump's solution to racism is 'jobs.' It's not that simplereduced the German unemployment rate from 42 percent in 1932 to 0.9 percent in
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
reduced the German unemployment rate from 42 percent in 1932 to 0.9 percent in 1939. Race relations did not improve," notes Paul Ashworth, chief U.S. economist at Capital Economics. (That was the unemployment rate specifically for workers in... Read more
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Market Watch
The stock market is too complacent about risk of higher rates, says top forecasterat UBS, Gus Faucher at PNC Financial, Christophe Barraud at Market Securities,
Market Watch / Posted 12 days ago
at UBS, Gus Faucher at PNC Financial, Christophe Barraud at Market Securities, Ian Shepherdson at Pantheon Macroeconomics, Paul Ashworth at Capital Economics, Nariman Behravesh’s team at IHS Markit, Michelle Girard’s team at NatWest Markets, James... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
US economy slowed last quarter, but signs are pointing upwere consistent with an economy that’s outpacing others around the world and is
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 18 days ago
were consistent with an economy that’s outpacing others around the world and is on course to post solid growth this year. Paul Ashworth, chief U.S. economist at Capital Economics, said the fourth quarter’s slowdown is “nothing to worry... Read more
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CBS News
What the health care vote may mean for U.S. growthexchanges are left to twist in the wind, it's likely the U.S. will see a potent
CBS News / Posted 28 days ago
exchanges are left to twist in the wind, it's likely the U.S. will see a potential decline in health care consumption, said Paul Ashworth, chief U.S. economist at Capital Economics. In a recent report, he said that "could conceivably become a... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Will stocks plunge if Trump's tax plan implodes? Maybe notadministration has proven to be unusually dysfunctional and Trump is evidently
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 1 months ago
administration has proven to be unusually dysfunctional and Trump is evidently not the dealmaker he claimed to be," Paul Ashworth, chief U.S. economist at Capital Economics, wrote in a report this week. That's why Wall Street no longer... Read more
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