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The two sides of cheaper gas

Lower gas prices are one of the feel-good stories in today’s economy. As the price of crude oil has dropped over 26% since June, prices at the pump have fallen 15% to $3.17 per gallon nationwide. 573 more words

Energy

Keeping the South China Sea in Perspective

Keeping the South China Sea in Perspective
Source: Brookings Institution

The United States seeks to promote Asia-Pacific economic interdependence and dynamism and to mitigate security tensions in the region.

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International Relations

Getting it Wrong on the Treasury and the Fed

On September 30, four Harvard scholars presented a new paper[1] about the U.S. Treasury and the Federal Reserve, at an event hosted by the Brookings Institution. 2,139 more words

Bonds

A Look at New Employment Data for Metropolitan Labor Markets

A Look at New Employment Data for Metropolitan Labor Markets
Source: Brookings Institution

The Great Recession created some of the toughest employment conditions that American workers experienced in the postwar period.

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Social And Cultural Issues

Qatar Awareness Campaign - Brookings Institution & Qatar's funding of terrorism

Strobe Talbott
The Brookings Institution
1775 Massachusetts Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20036

Dear Mr. Strobe Talbott:

This letter is being sent to you on behalf of the Qatar Awareness Campaign… 749 more words

American Spirit