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The Economic Times
Pakistan Inc feels aggressive Indian policies will hurt tradechannels — smuggling or round tripping — could be as much as $6 b a year, say e
Pakistan Inc feels aggressive Indian policies will hurt trade
The Economic Times / Posted 12 hours ago
channels — smuggling or round tripping — could be as much as $6 b a year, say experts. According to a study by the Peterson Institute for International Economics gravity model, total trade between the two countries could increase to $42 b... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
00PM Water Coolerweaken the next president in his or her economic dealings with other countries”
00PM Water Cooler
Naked Capitalism / Posted 15 hours ago
weaken the next president in his or her economic dealings with other countries” [Politico]. UPDATE “In a speech to the Peterson Institute for International Economics, a Washington think tank, Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Tex.), the chairman of the House... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Saudi Arabia may still fight back against 9/11 lawsuit billSaudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline
Saudi Arabia may still fight back against 9/11 lawsuit bill
Savannah Morning News / Posted 18 hours ago
Saudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline. Joseph Gagnon, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said estimates put the figure of official Saudi assets in the government at... Read more
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NBC News
Experts say Saudi Arabia may still fight back against a 9/11 lawsuit billSaudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline
Experts say Saudi Arabia may still fight back against a 9/11 lawsuit bill
NBC News / Posted 18 hours ago
Saudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline. Joseph Gagnon, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said estimates put the figure of official Saudi assets in the government at... Read more
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International Business Times
Read Liam Fox's 'glorious opportunity' speech as trade secretary promises 'smooth' Brexitsays US trade with Canada and Mexico supports over 140,000 small and medium-siz
Read Liam Fox's 'glorious opportunity' speech as trade secretary promises 'smooth' Brexit
International Business Times / Posted 22 hours ago
says US trade with Canada and Mexico supports over 140,000 small and medium-sized businesses and a 2014 report for the Peterson Institute for International Economics estimated that 17 million jobs were added to the US economy in the seven years... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Saudi Arabia may still fight back against 9/11 lawsuit billSaudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline
Saudi Arabia may still fight back against 9/11 lawsuit bill
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 23 hours ago
Saudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline. Joseph Gagnon, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said estimates put the figure of official Saudi assets in the government at... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Saudi Arabia may still fight back against 9/11 lawsuit billSaudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline
Saudi Arabia may still fight back against 9/11 lawsuit bill
Hawaii News Now / Posted 23 hours ago
Saudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline. Joseph Gagnon, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said estimates put the figure of official Saudi assets in the government at... Read more
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Daily Herald
Saudi Arabia may still fight back against 9/11 lawsuit billSaudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline
Saudi Arabia may still fight back against 9/11 lawsuit bill
Daily Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
Saudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline. Joseph Gagnon, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said estimates put the figure of official Saudi assets in the government at... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Saudi Arabia may still fight back against 9/11 lawsuit billSaudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline
Saudi Arabia may still fight back against 9/11 lawsuit bill
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 23 hours ago
Saudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline. Joseph Gagnon, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said estimates put the figure of official Saudi assets in the government at... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Saudi Arabia may still fight back against 9/11 lawsuit billSaudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline
Saudi Arabia may still fight back against 9/11 lawsuit bill
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 23 hours ago
Saudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline. Joseph Gagnon, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said estimates put the figure of official Saudi assets in the government at... Read more
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23h
Namibia Economist
Why they’re wrongto non-Chinese tyres after Barack Obama slapped on anti-dumping tariffs in 2009
Why they’re wrong
Namibia Economist / Posted 23 hours ago
to non-Chinese tyres after Barack Obama slapped on anti-dumping tariffs in 2009 was around $1.1 billion, according to the Peterson Institute for International Economics. That amounts to over $900,000 for each of the 1,200 jobs that were... Read more
23h
WBOC Salisbury
Saudi Arabia may still fight back against 9/11 lawsuit billSaudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline
Saudi Arabia may still fight back against 9/11 lawsuit bill
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 23 hours ago
Saudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline. Joseph Gagnon, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said estimates put the figure of official Saudi assets in the government at... Read more
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23h
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Saudi Arabia may still fight back against 9/11 lawsuit billSaudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline
Saudi Arabia may still fight back against 9/11 lawsuit bill
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 23 hours ago
Saudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline. Joseph Gagnon, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said estimates put the figure of official Saudi assets in the government at... Read more
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Aljazeera
Obama: Congress' veto override of 9/11 bill 'a mistake'told reporters in June that the US had the most to lose if JASTA was enacted.
Obama: Congress' veto override of 9/11 bill 'a mistake'
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
told reporters in June that the US had the most to lose if JASTA was enacted. Joseph Gagnon, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said estimates put the figure of official Saudi assets in the US at between... Read more
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Aljazeera
US Congress overrides Obama's veto on 9/11 billtold reporters in June that the US had the most to lose if JASTA was enacted.
US Congress overrides Obama's veto on 9/11 bill
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
told reporters in June that the US had the most to lose if JASTA was enacted. Joseph Gagnon, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said estimates put the figure of official Saudi assets in the US at between... Read more
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The Columbian
Saudi Arabia has ways to hit back at 9/11 lawsuit effortSaudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline
Saudi Arabia has ways to hit back at 9/11 lawsuit effort
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
Saudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline. Joseph Gagnon, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said estimates put the figure of official Saudi assets in the government at... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Saudi Arabia reacts to 9/11 lawsuit effortSaudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline
Saudi Arabia reacts to 9/11 lawsuit effort
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted yesterday
Saudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline. Joseph Gagnon, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said estimates put the figure of official Saudi assets in the government at... Read more
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ABC News
Saudi Arabia Has Ways to Hit Back at 9/11 Lawsuit EffortSaudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline
Saudi Arabia Has Ways to Hit Back at 9/11 Lawsuit Effort
ABC News / Posted yesterday
Saudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline. Joseph Gagnon, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said estimates put the figure of official Saudi assets in the government at... Read more
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The Signal
Saudi Arabia has ways to hit back at 9/11 lawsuit effortSaudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline
Saudi Arabia has ways to hit back at 9/11 lawsuit effort
The Signal / Posted yesterday
Saudi Arabia has only warned that investor confidence in the U.S. could decline. Joseph Gagnon, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said estimates put the figure of official Saudi assets in the government at... Read more
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Slate
Bill Clinton’s Last Great Victory Is the Reason Hillary Gets Hammered on Trade Todaythat if Beijing joined the WTO, the U.S. economy would grow by just $1.7 billio
Bill Clinton’s Last Great Victory Is the Reason Hillary Gets Hammered on Trade Today
Slate / Posted yesterday
that if Beijing joined the WTO, the U.S. economy would grow by just $1.7 billion. Gary Hufbauer and Daniel Rosen of the Peterson Institute for International Economics suggested that, with permanent normal trade relations, U.S. exports to China... Read more
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The Hill
Why Obama needs PhRMAget the TPP through Congress this year. “I hope we do get it done” during the
Why Obama needs PhRMA
The Hill / Posted yesterday
get the TPP through Congress this year. “I hope we do get it done” during the lame-duck session, Brady said at an event at Peterson Institute for International Economics. “I think we will max out Republican votes on TPP if these issue are... Read more
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The Economic Times
US presidential debate shows how divisive trade has becomeplans to impose punitive tariffs would risk triggering a trade war and driving
US presidential debate shows how divisive trade has become
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
plans to impose punitive tariffs would risk triggering a trade war and driving up prices for American consumers. The Peterson Institute for International Economics, a nonpartisan but pro-free-trade think tank, issued a report this month... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Is NAFTA really the ‘worst deal ever’?of time, make little or no difference to the total number of jobs,” said Gary C
Is NAFTA really the ‘worst deal ever’?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
of time, make little or no difference to the total number of jobs,” said Gary C. Hufbauer, a leading researcher for the Peterson Institute for International Economics, a nonpartisan but pro-trade think tank. “Trump doesn’t get this. A lot of... Read more
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KERA North Texas
U.S. Targets Chinese Company For Supporting N. Korean Nuclear Programfirms and the most sensitive activities, which is nuclear proliferation," says
U.S. Targets Chinese Company For Supporting N. Korean Nuclear Program
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
firms and the most sensitive activities, which is nuclear proliferation," says Kent Boydston, a research analyst at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. "There were other activities they were involved in - trade - that wouldn't... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Fact Check: First Presidential Debatepartially offsetting the revenue loss from Trump's proposed tax cuts. Outside e
Fact Check: First Presidential Debate
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
partially offsetting the revenue loss from Trump's proposed tax cuts. Outside economists are not convinced. The pro-trade Peterson Institute for International Economics warns that Trump's threat of steep tariffs on imports from China and Mexico... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Fact Check: First Presidential Debatepartially offsetting the revenue loss from Trump's proposed tax cuts. Outside e
Fact Check: First Presidential Debate
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
partially offsetting the revenue loss from Trump's proposed tax cuts. Outside economists are not convinced. The pro-trade Peterson Institute for International Economics warns that Trump's threat of steep tariffs on imports from China and Mexico... Read more
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3d
CBS News
For higher profits, add women at the topit also tends to reduce the pool of women available for senior management roles
For higher profits, add women at the top
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
it also tends to reduce the pool of women available for senior management roles.” The findings back up research from the Peterson Institute for International Economics, which studied 22,000 companies across 91 countries. It found that... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EU economic relations in for stormy weatherStates did cause pronounced tension. But in the light of day, things look a li
EU economic relations in for stormy weather
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
States did cause pronounced tension. But in the light of day, things look a little different, said Jacob Kirkegaard of the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington. "Who today could argue that the US-EU economic relationship was... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
US-EU economic relations in for stormy weatherStates did cause pronounced tension. But in the light of day, things look a li
US-EU economic relations in for stormy weather
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
States did cause pronounced tension. But in the light of day, things look a little different, said Jacob Kirkegaard of the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington. "Who today could argue that the US-EU economic relationship... Read more
6d
TribLIVE
EU-US trade pact under a cloud, Europe mulls change of tackanalysts see little chance of a U.S.-European deal anytime soon. “Very unlikel
EU-US trade pact under a cloud, Europe mulls change of tack
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
analysts see little chance of a U.S.-European deal anytime soon. “Very unlikely,” Caroline Freund, senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said. “Europe is struggling with Brexit and migration, and the TTIP is hugely... Read more
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Boston Herald
EU-US trade pact under a cloud, Europe mulls change of tackanalysts see little chance of a U.S.-European deal anytime soon. "Very unlikel
EU-US trade pact under a cloud, Europe mulls change of tack
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
analysts see little chance of a U.S.-European deal anytime soon. "Very unlikely," Caroline Freund, senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said. "Europe is struggling with Brexit and migration, and the TTIP is hugely... Read more
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8d
Breitbart
Mexican Peso Down 30% Since Trump Began Campaigntrade deals, renegotiating them, or imposing high import tariffs on goods and s
Mexican Peso Down 30% Since Trump Began Campaign
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
trade deals, renegotiating them, or imposing high import tariffs on goods and services from China and Mexico. Although the Peterson Institute for International Economics argues that such a move would cause a trade-war-recession that could cost 4... Read more
9d
Dallas Morning News
One presidential hopeful with two beneficial policies for Texas isn't in the debatesprivate sector jobs in the U.S. Texas would be among many states that could los
One presidential hopeful with two beneficial policies for Texas isn't in the debates
Dallas Morning News / Posted 9 days ago
private sector jobs in the U.S. Texas would be among many states that could lose 4 percent of jobs, according to the Peterson Institute for International Economics. Houston, Dallas, Austin and other major metros would be hit hard. On... Read more
9d
Dallas Morning News
One presidential candidate with two policies that benefit Texas won’t be in the debatesprivate sector jobs in the U.S. Texas would be among many states that could los
One presidential candidate with two policies that benefit Texas won’t be in the debates
Dallas Morning News / Posted 9 days ago
private sector jobs in the U.S. Texas would be among many states that could lose 4 percent of jobs, according to the Peterson Institute for International Economics. Houston, Dallas, Austin and other major metros would be hit hard. On... Read more
9d
Channel NewsAsia
Markets expect no rate hike as Fed meeting opensmaking the chances of an actual rise ever rockier. So it appears set to go with
Markets expect no rate hike as Fed meeting opens
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
making the chances of an actual rise ever rockier. So it appears set to go with September," said Pedro da Costa of the Peterson Institute for International Economics. Many analysts were setting their sights on an increase at the December FOMC... Read more
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CNBC
The market is underestimating Trump, Wall Street strategist warnseconomy would "plunge" into a recession, according to a report published Monday
The market is underestimating Trump, Wall Street strategist warns
CNBC / Posted 9 days ago
economy would "plunge" into a recession, according to a report published Monday by the nonpartisan D.C.-based Peterson Institute for International Economics. Citigroup's chief economist wrote global GDP growth would fall if Trump is... Read more
9d
Tax-News.com
Peterson Institute Slams Trump's Trade Policiesby Scott Hamilton, Tax-News.com, Washington20 September 2016 The Peterson Inst
Peterson Institute Slams Trump's Trade Policies
Tax-News.com / Posted 9 days ago
by Scott Hamilton, Tax-News.com, Washington20 September 2016 The Peterson Institute for International Economics has issued an analysis of the trade policy proposals of both US presidential candidates... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Bangs and bucksits border have been patchy. The prices of imported goods in North Korea have r
Bangs and bucks
Namibia Economist / Posted 9 days ago
its border have been patchy. The prices of imported goods in North Korea have remained stable, says Stephan Haggard of the Peterson Institute for International Economics, an American think-tank, suggesting that the latest round of sanctions has not... Read more
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Scotsman
Faroe | Standard Life | RBSplunged into recession if Republican hopeful Donald Trump wins the race for the
Faroe | Standard Life | RBS
Scotsman / Posted 9 days ago
plunged into recession if Republican hopeful Donald Trump wins the race for the White House, according to research by the Peterson Institute for International Economics. Picture: Joe Raedle/Getty Images The main breaking business stories of the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Janet Yellen must brace for more political attacks if hike is delayed-- it may have been on their minds, but I never heard anyone talk about it," sa
Janet Yellen must brace for more political attacks if hike is delayed
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
-- it may have been on their minds, but I never heard anyone talk about it," said Joseph Gagnon, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington and a former senior economist at the Fed. Even so, perceptions... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Fed not executing its stimulus easingwhether the Fed needs an entirely new approach. "Nothing succeeds like success
Fed not executing its stimulus easing
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
whether the Fed needs an entirely new approach. "Nothing succeeds like success," said Joseph Gagnon, senior fellow at the Peterson institute for International Economics and a former Fed economist. "If you actually do it enough, you will validate... Read more
10d
Scotsman
Standard Life | RBS | Mitieplunged into recession if Republican hopeful Donald Trump wins the race for the
Standard Life | RBS | Mitie
Scotsman / Posted 10 days ago
plunged into recession if Republican hopeful Donald Trump wins the race for the White House, according to research by the Peterson Institute for International Economics. Picture: Joe Raedle/Getty Images The main breaking business stories of the... Read more
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News.com.au
Cory Bernardi says Americans might do “pretty well” under Trumpwar, plunge the US economy into recession and disrupt alliances with nations in
Cory Bernardi says Americans might do “pretty well” under Trump
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
war, plunge the US economy into recession and disrupt alliances with nations including “long-time ally Australia”. The Peterson Institute for International Economics report, which assesses the trade agendas of the presidential candidates,... Read more
10d
Sky News Australia
Australia an important voice at UN: Bernardiwar, plunge the US economy into recession and disrupt alliances with nations in
Australia an important voice at UN: Bernardi
Sky News Australia / Posted 10 days ago
war, plunge the US economy into recession and disrupt alliances with nations including "long-time ally Australia". The Peterson Institute for International Economics report, which assesses the trade agendas of the presidential candidates,... Read more
10d
Fortune
The One Trump Policy That Could Really Damage Americareal weight, according to a new report detailed in the New York Times on Monday
The One Trump Policy That Could Really Damage America
Fortune / Posted 10 days ago
real weight, according to a new report detailed in the New York Times on Monday. The findings worry researchers from the Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE), who recently outlined concerns in their study on both Trump and... Read more
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The Hill
Senators near funding deal | Ryan bullish on tax reform | Sanders presses feds on Wells Fargo probecosting more than 4 million private-sector jobs, according to the analysis of t
Senators near funding deal | Ryan bullish on tax reform | Sanders presses feds on Wells Fargo probe
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
costing more than 4 million private-sector jobs, according to the analysis of the two candidates' trade agendas by the Peterson Institute for International Economics. Trump has said he would tear up existing trade agreements, renegotiate the... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Trump could 'disrupt' Aust-US alliance: USwith nations including 'longtime ally Australia', according to new analysis by
Trump could 'disrupt' Aust-US alliance: US
Sky News Australia / Posted 10 days ago
with nations including 'longtime ally Australia', according to new analysis by a Washington DC-based think tank. The Peterson Institute for International Economics report released on Monday assesses the trade agendas of presidential... Read more
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News.com.au
Trump could 'disrupt' Aust-US alliance: USwith nations including "longtime ally Australia", according to new analysis by
Trump could 'disrupt' Aust-US alliance: US
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
with nations including "longtime ally Australia", according to new analysis by a Washington DC-based think tank. The Peterson Institute for International Economics report released on Monday assesses the trade agendas of presidential... Read more
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The Hill
Trump's trade policies would sink US into recession, study sayscosting more than 4 million private-sector jobs, according to the analysis of t
Trump's trade policies would sink US into recession, study says
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
costing more than 4 million private-sector jobs, according to the analysis of the two candidates’ trade agendas by the Peterson Institute for International Economics. ADVERTISEMENT "His stated approach to the global economy of waging trade... Read more
10d
Market Watch
Cyborg investing and what happens when you win ‘Wheel of Fortune’Donald Trump has proposed, could push the U.S. into recession and cost 5 millio
Cyborg investing and what happens when you win ‘Wheel of Fortune’
Market Watch / Posted 10 days ago
Donald Trump has proposed, could push the U.S. into recession and cost 5 million U.S. jobs, according to a study by the Peterson Institute for International Economics. Trump shatters Republican records with small donors | Clinton to court... Read more
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