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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Tariffs make sensethan $300 billion a year to intellectual property theft and blames China for 50
Tariffs make sense
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
than $300 billion a year to intellectual property theft and blames China for 50 percent to 80 percent of the problem. The Peterson Institute for International Economics in 2012 attributed "half or more of excess U.S. unemployment" to currency... Read more
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Newsmax
Lagarde Seen Likely to Avoid Jail Time, Keep IMF Job Amid Trialsentence, “she would just carry on,” said Edwin Truman, a former U.S. Treasury
Lagarde Seen Likely to Avoid Jail Time, Keep IMF Job Amid Trial
Newsmax / Posted 15 hours ago
sentence, “she would just carry on,” said Edwin Truman, a former U.S. Treasury official who’s now a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington. The U.S. continues to have a high regard for Lagarde, a U.S.... Read more
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Business Standard India
Lagarde seen likely to avoid jail time, keep IMF job amid trialsentence, "she would just carry on," said Edwin Truman, a former U.S. Treasury
Lagarde seen likely to avoid jail time, keep IMF job amid trial
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
sentence, "she would just carry on," said Edwin Truman, a former U.S. Treasury official who's now a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington. The US continues to have a high regard for Lagarde, a US... Read more
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USA Today
Coming out as a woman in venture capital: opinionout – as visible, positive models for the venture industry and the business wor
Coming out as a woman in venture capital: opinion
USA Today / Posted yesterday
out – as visible, positive models for the venture industry and the business world as a whole. The evidence is with us. The Peterson Institute for International Economics and audit firm EY reported that women in leadership positions is associated... Read more
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WA Today
Cristine Lagarde likely to avoid jail time, keep IMF jobsentence, "she would just carry on," said Edwin Truman, a former US Treasury of
Cristine Lagarde likely to avoid jail time, keep IMF job
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
sentence, "she would just carry on," said Edwin Truman, a former US Treasury official who is now a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington. Lagarde is accused of failing to block an arbitration process... Read more
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Canberra Times
Lagarde likely to avoid jail time, keep IMF jobsentence, "she would just carry on," said Edwin Truman, a former US Treasury of
Lagarde likely to avoid jail time, keep IMF job
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
sentence, "she would just carry on," said Edwin Truman, a former US Treasury official who is now a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington. Lagarde is accused of failing to block an arbitration process... Read more
77 related stories
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Brisbane Times
Lagarde likely to avoid jail time, keep IMF jobsentence, "she would just carry on," said Edwin Truman, a former US Treasury of
Lagarde likely to avoid jail time, keep IMF job
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
sentence, "she would just carry on," said Edwin Truman, a former US Treasury official who is now a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington. Lagarde is accused of failing to block an arbitration process... Read more
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The Age
Lagarde likely to avoid jail time, keep IMF jobsentence, "she would just carry on," said Edwin Truman, a former US Treasury of
Lagarde likely to avoid jail time, keep IMF job
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
sentence, "she would just carry on," said Edwin Truman, a former US Treasury official who is now a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington. Lagarde is accused of failing to block an arbitration process... Read more
77 related stories
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Sydney Morning Herald
Lagarde likely to avoid jail time, keep IMF jobsentence, "she would just carry on," said Edwin Truman, a former US Treasury of
Lagarde likely to avoid jail time, keep IMF job
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
sentence, "she would just carry on," said Edwin Truman, a former US Treasury official who is now a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington. Lagarde is accused of failing to block an arbitration process... Read more
77 related stories
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Bankrate.com
Transatlantic trade deal could suffer Brexit falloutof TTIP. Brexit also shows that public discontent must be taken seriously," say
Transatlantic trade deal could suffer Brexit fallout
Bankrate.com / Posted 3 days ago
of TTIP. Brexit also shows that public discontent must be taken seriously," says Caroline Freund, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics who specializes in trade policy. "The silver lining is that Brexit could give... Read more
3d
Wired News
What Would Happen if the Olympics Banned Russia?in Rio, but the state of international athletics. Marcus Noland, executive vic
What Would Happen if the Olympics Banned Russia?
Wired News / Posted 3 days ago
in Rio, but the state of international athletics. Marcus Noland, executive vice president and director of studies at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, builds models that forecast medal counts based on past performance,... Read more
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Bankrate.com
Transatlantic trade deal could suffer Brexit falloutof TTIP. Brexit also shows that public discontent must be taken seriously," say
Transatlantic trade deal could suffer Brexit fallout
Bankrate.com / Posted 4 days ago
of TTIP. Brexit also shows that public discontent must be taken seriously," says Caroline Freund, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics who specializes in trade policy. "The silver lining is that Brexit could give... Read more
5d
Fortune
How a Spike in the Value of the Dollar Is Hurting the U.S. Economyisn’t just a normal cycle, but something far more durable,” says C. Fred Bergst
How a Spike in the Value of the Dollar Is Hurting the U.S. Economy
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
isn’t just a normal cycle, but something far more durable,” says C. Fred Bergsten, the founding director of the Peterson Institute for International Economics and a former top U.S. Treasury official. “We’ve entered a period of steadily... Read more
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dna
India can grow at over 8% for 10 years: CEA Arvind Subramanianat 9%, our exports were growing at around 24%." Subramanian, who served as the
India can grow at over 8% for 10 years: CEA Arvind Subramanian
dna / Posted 6 days ago
at 9%, our exports were growing at around 24%." Subramanian, who served as the Dennis Weatherstone Senior Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said that it is difficult for India to implement 'big bang' economic reform... Read more
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The Hill
US dithers on Ex-Im Bank as other countries raise their game on exportsit cannot approve transactions greater than $10 million, jeopardizing the expor
US dithers on Ex-Im Bank as other countries raise their game on exports
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
it cannot approve transactions greater than $10 million, jeopardizing the exports of scores of U.S. companies. In fact, the Peterson Institute for International Economics estimates that each day the McWatters confirmation vote is delayed costs U.S.... Read more
11d
CNET
Think there's a shortage of qualified female directors? You'd be wrongthan those without across the UK, US, and India-- it compared companies with an
Think there's a shortage of qualified female directors? You'd be wrong
CNET / Posted 11 days ago
than those without across the UK, US, and India-- it compared companies with and without diverse boards. Another study from Peterson Institute for International Economics found a correlation between companies with women in executive leadership... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Untold Story of Skye Bankin transforming the global economy. For businesses, too, greater gender equalit
The Untold Story of Skye Bank
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
in transforming the global economy. For businesses, too, greater gender equality translates to better performance. "The Peterson Institute for International Economics surveyed 22,000 companies around the world, and found that having more women... Read more
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The Economic Times
Economy needs outward-oriented growth to clock 8-10 per cent rate:CEAslowdown in world demand." Noting that India is a service sector powerhouse, S
Economy needs outward-oriented growth to clock 8-10 per cent rate:CEA
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
slowdown in world demand." Noting that India is a service sector powerhouse, Subramanian -- who was Senior Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics -- said that he thinks government's 'Make in India' and efforts to improve... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
For a Brighter Economic Future, Empower Women to Tradein transforming the global economy. For businesses, too, greater gender equali
For a Brighter Economic Future, Empower Women to Trade
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
in transforming the global economy. For businesses, too, greater gender equality translates to better performance. The Peterson Institute for International Economics surveyed 22,000 companies around the world, and found that having more women... Read more
19d
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Yes, 'President Trump' really could kill NAFTA - but it wouldn't be prettynormal trade relations status and be subject to a bevy of tariffs. Others, inc
Yes, 'President Trump' really could kill NAFTA - but it wouldn't be pretty
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 19 days ago
normal trade relations status and be subject to a bevy of tariffs. Others, including Gary Hufbauer, senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, a proponent of NAFTA, say it's not clear what would happen since the U.S. has... Read more
19d
Chicago Tribune
Brexit-like populist pressure may spawn '70s-style stagflationthe region, it's also been driven by a backlash against globalization, said Jac
Brexit-like populist pressure may spawn '70s-style stagflation
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
the region, it's also been driven by a backlash against globalization, said Jacob Funk Kirkegaard, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington. Mohamed El-Erian, whose 2016 book "The Only Game in Town"... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Brexit-like populist pressure may spawn '70s-style stagflationthe region, it's also been driven by a backlash against globalization, said Jac
Brexit-like populist pressure may spawn '70s-style stagflation
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
the region, it's also been driven by a backlash against globalization, said Jacob Funk Kirkegaard, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington. Mohamed El-Erian, whose 2016 book "The Only Game in Town"... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
The pound's dramatic decline is the biggest impact of Brexit so farfall in pound sterling that we've seen is going to be enough to make up for tha
The pound's dramatic decline is the biggest impact of Brexit so far
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
fall in pound sterling that we've seen is going to be enough to make up for that," said Adam Posen, the president of the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington, D.C., on Friday. "They had a role in Europe as a financial... Read more
20d
iol.co.za
70s-style stagflation on the cards?the region, it’s also been driven by a backlash against Globalisation, said Jac
70s-style stagflation on the cards?
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
the region, it’s also been driven by a backlash against Globalisation, said Jacob Funk Kirkegaard, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington. Mohamed El-Erian, whose 2016 book “The Only Game in Town”... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Billionaire lists battle to feed a hunger for rankingsthan science. “Some of the numbers have to be taken with a grain of salt,” sai
Billionaire lists battle to feed a hunger for rankings
The Seattle Times / Posted 22 days ago
than science. “Some of the numbers have to be taken with a grain of salt,” said Caroline Freund, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. “But the estimates have value because it tells us what activities are most... Read more
24d
DW
the end of globalization? |set a dangerous example, since anti-globalization sentiment is on the rise, say
the end of globalization? |
DW / Posted 24 days ago
set a dangerous example, since anti-globalization sentiment is on the rise, says Gary Clyde Hufbauer, senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. "Even before Brexit, the World Trade Organization's Doha Round was dead, the... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
The truth about trade, American jobs and Donald TrumpAmerican companies would find it harder to compete and could go out of business
The truth about trade, American jobs and Donald Trump
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 25 days ago
American companies would find it harder to compete and could go out of business, said Gary Hufbauer, senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. "The right way to think of it is that Ford would be out of business," said... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Brexit Makes Investors Nervous, But U.K. Recession Isn't Certainsays Simon Johnson, professor of entrepreneurship at the Massachusetts Institut
Brexit Makes Investors Nervous, But U.K. Recession Isn't Certain
KERA North Texas / Posted 26 days ago
says Simon Johnson, professor of entrepreneurship at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. About 30 percent of the U.K.'s economy is tied to exports, much of it in... Read more
26d
Japan Today
This follow-the-leader ethic starts to look a little sketchy if your boss is not delivering. ‹ Japan Todaya little sketchy if your boss is not delivering. Marcus Noland, executive vice
This follow-the-leader ethic starts to look a little sketchy if your boss is not delivering. ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 26 days ago
a little sketchy if your boss is not delivering. Marcus Noland, executive vice president and director of studies at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, commenting on the results of a survey showing that only 22% of Japanese... Read more
27d
Zero Hedge
"Brexit" - What Goldman Thinks Will Happen Next, And Who Will Hold The Next Referendumwill then be determined by a postal ballot of the wider members of the party.
"Brexit" - What Goldman Thinks Will Happen Next, And Who Will Hold The Next Referendum
Zero Hedge / Posted 27 days ago
will then be determined by a postal ballot of the wider members of the party. According to Adam Posen, President of the Peterson Institute for International Economics, “there’s a reasonable case to be made that this should go to an election... Read more
27d
Chicago Tribune
The pound's dramatic decline is the biggest impact of Brexit so farfall in pound sterling that we've seen is going to be enough to make up for tha
The pound's dramatic decline is the biggest impact of Brexit so far
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
fall in pound sterling that we've seen is going to be enough to make up for that," said Adam Posen, the president of the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington, D.C., on Friday. "They had a role in Europe as a financial... Read more
27d
Sun-Sentinel
A Donald Trump presidency is unthinkable. So I'm voting for Hillary Clinton.deals "disgusting, the absolute worst ever negotiated by any country in the wor
A Donald Trump presidency is unthinkable. So I'm voting for Hillary Clinton.
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
deals "disgusting, the absolute worst ever negotiated by any country in the world." This is simply false. According to the Peterson Institute for International Economics, the average American household income is roughly $10,000 higher because of... Read more
27d
The Norwich Bulletin
The pound's dramatic decline is the biggest impact of Brexit so farfall in pound sterling that we've seen is going to be enough to make up for tha
The pound's dramatic decline is the biggest impact of Brexit so far
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 27 days ago
fall in pound sterling that we've seen is going to be enough to make up for that," said Adam Posen, the president of the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington, D.C., on Friday. "They had a role in Europe as a financial... Read more
27d
Chicago Tribune
A Donald Trump presidency is unthinkable. So I'm voting for Hillary Clinton.deals "disgusting, the absolute worst ever negotiated by any country in the wor
A Donald Trump presidency is unthinkable. So I'm voting for Hillary Clinton.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
deals "disgusting, the absolute worst ever negotiated by any country in the world." This is simply false. According to the Peterson Institute for International Economics, the average American household income is roughly $10,000 higher because of... Read more
27d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Leader: Scots can prevent exit from EUof schoolchildren," said Adam Posen, a former member of the Bank of England's M
Leader: Scots can prevent exit from EU
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
of schoolchildren," said Adam Posen, a former member of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee who now leads the Peterson Institute for International Economics. "We're legitimizing politics and politicians that play with racism in a much... Read more
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Market Watch
How the U.S. could be a winner from Brexitglobal role? Simon Johnson, a former chief economist of the IMF, is a professo
How the U.S. could be a winner from Brexit
Market Watch / Posted 27 days ago
global role? Simon Johnson, a former chief economist of the IMF, is a professor at MIT Sloan and a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. This article has been published with permission of Project Syndicate — “Will... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Leader: Scots can prevent exit from EUof schoolchildren," said Adam Posen, a former member of the Bank of England's M
Leader: Scots can prevent exit from EU
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
of schoolchildren," said Adam Posen, a former member of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee who now leads the Peterson Institute for International Economics. "We're legitimizing politics and politicians that play with racism in a much... Read more
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28d
Business Standard India
Billionaire lists are battling to feed a hunger for rankingsthan science. "Some of the numbers have to be taken with a grain of salt," sai
Billionaire lists are battling to feed a hunger for rankings
Business Standard India / Posted 28 days ago
than science. "Some of the numbers have to be taken with a grain of salt," said Caroline Freund, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. "But the estimates have value, because it tells us what activities are most... Read more
28d
The New Zealand Herald
Brexit: Racist incidents have United Kingdom worried what referendum has wroughtof schoolchildren," said Adam Posen, a former member of the Bank of England's M
Brexit: Racist incidents have United Kingdom worried what referendum has wrought
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 28 days ago
of schoolchildren," said Adam Posen, a former member of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee who now leads the Peterson Institute for International Economics. "We're legitimizing politics and politicians that play with racism in a much... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Racist incidents have U.K. worried what "Brexit" referendum has wroughtof schoolchildren," said Adam Posen, a former member of the Bank of England's M
Racist incidents have U.K. worried what "Brexit" referendum has wrought
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
of schoolchildren," said Adam Posen, a former member of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee who now leads the Peterson Institute for International Economics. "We're legitimizing politics and politicians that play with racism in a much... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Racist incidents have U.K. worried what "Brexit" referendum has wroughtof schoolchildren," said Adam Posen, a former member of the Bank of England's M
Racist incidents have U.K. worried what "Brexit" referendum has wrought
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
of schoolchildren," said Adam Posen, a former member of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee who now leads the Peterson Institute for International Economics. "We're legitimizing politics and politicians that play with racism in a much... Read more
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28d
Sun-Sentinel
Racist incidents have U.K. worried what "Brexit" referendum has wroughtof schoolchildren," said Adam Posen, a former member of the Bank of England's M
Racist incidents have U.K. worried what "Brexit" referendum has wrought
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
of schoolchildren," said Adam Posen, a former member of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee who now leads the Peterson Institute for International Economics. "We're legitimizing politics and politicians that play with racism in a much... Read more
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Breitbart
Hank ‘Meltdown’ Paulson Cites Hillary’s Globalist Platform as Reason for Endorsementdeals “disgusting, the absolute worst ever negotiated by any country in the wor
Hank ‘Meltdown’ Paulson Cites Hillary’s Globalist Platform as Reason for Endorsement
Breitbart / Posted 29 days ago
deals “disgusting, the absolute worst ever negotiated by any country in the world.” This is simply false. According to the Peterson Institute for International Economics, the average American household income is roughly $10,000 higher because of... Read more
29d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Behind the support for Brexit and Trump: Economic resentmentafternoon. Such a decline raises the price of imports and could spark inflation
Behind the support for Brexit and Trump: Economic resentment
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
afternoon. Such a decline raises the price of imports and could spark inflation. Fred Bergsten, founding director of the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said the U.K.'s economy will likely slip into recession next... Read more
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Daily Mail
George W. Bush's former treasury secretary endorses Hillary Clintonthe absolute worst ever negotiated by any country in the world." This is simply
George W. Bush's former treasury secretary endorses Hillary Clinton
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
the absolute worst ever negotiated by any country in the world." This is simply false.' Paulson cited statistics from the Peterson Institute for International Economics which show that the average American household income is now $10,000 higher... Read more
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Japan Today
Behind the support for Brexit and Trump: Economic resentment ‹ Japan Todayafternoon. Such a decline raises the price of imports and could spark inflation
Behind the support for Brexit and Trump: Economic resentment ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 29 days ago
afternoon. Such a decline raises the price of imports and could spark inflation. Fred Bergsten, founding director of the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said the U.K.‘s economy will likely slip into recession next... Read more
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29d
News 10 NBC Rochester
Bheind the support for Brexit and Trump; Economic resentmentafternoon. Such a decline raises the price of imports and could spark inflation
Bheind the support for Brexit and Trump; Economic resentment
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 29 days ago
afternoon. Such a decline raises the price of imports and could spark inflation. Fred Bergsten, founding director of the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said the U.K.'s economy will likely slip into recession next... Read more
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29d
The San Angelo Standard-Times
Behind the support for Brexit and Trump: Economic resentmentafternoon. Such a decline raises the price of imports and could spark inflation
Behind the support for Brexit and Trump: Economic resentment
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 29 days ago
afternoon. Such a decline raises the price of imports and could spark inflation. Fred Bergsten, founding director of the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said the U.K.'s economy will likely slip into recession next... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Behind the support for Brexit and Trump: Economic resentmentafternoon. Such a decline raises the price of imports and could spark inflation
Behind the support for Brexit and Trump: Economic resentment
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 29 days ago
afternoon. Such a decline raises the price of imports and could spark inflation. Fred Bergsten, founding director of the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said the U.K.'s economy will likely slip into recession next... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Behind the support for Brexit and Trump: Economic resentmentafternoon. Such a decline raises the price of imports and could spark inflation
Behind the support for Brexit and Trump: Economic resentment
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 29 days ago
afternoon. Such a decline raises the price of imports and could spark inflation. Fred Bergsten, founding director of the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said the U.K.'s economy will likely slip into recession next... Read more
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