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Fed Close to Hitting Job and Inflation Targets

The Federal Reserve is close to hitting its targets for full employment and 2% inflation, the Fed’s No. 2 policymaker said on Sunday in comments that did not address when the U.S. 310 more words

Finance

Will China overtake the US?

Despite recent slowdowns, the Chinese economy continues to grow at a rate higher than the United States has achieved in many years. If this growth continues, the Chinese economy could soon overtake the United States. 999 more words

Opinion

AMERICAN CROSSROADS 2016

Many say that 2016 elections are about who would sit on the Supreme Court bench. While it is true and important, in reality the stakes are much higher. 1,890 more words

Politics

米 4~6月GDP 実質成長率はプラス1.2% (미국 4 ~ 6 월 GDP 실질 성장률은 플러스 1.2 %)

米 4~6月GDP 実質成長率はプラス1.2%

アメリカ商務省が29日に発表した、ことし4月から6月までのGDPの成長率の速報値は、年率に換算した実質で、前の3か月に比べて1.2%の小幅なプラスにとどまりました。これは、2.6%のプラスとみていた市場の予想を大きく下回り、アメリカのGDPは3期連続で2%の成長を下回って、低迷が続く結果となりました。

アメリカ経済は、このところ雇用や消費の経済指標が好調で、アメリカの中央銀行に当たるFRB=連邦準備制度理事会は、経済の先行きについて「短期的なリスクは後退した」と判断していました。

미국 4 ~ 6 GDP 실질 성장률은 플러스 1.2 %

미국 상무부가 29일 발표한 올해 4월부터 6월까지의 GDP 성장률 속보치는 연율로 환산한 실질에서 이전 3 개월에 비해 1.2% 소폭상승에 머물렀습니다.  11 more words

NHK News

Did You Exit After Brexit?

The pundits had it all wrong with the Brexit vote (I too was wrong on the British vote to exit from the European Union).

With the benefit of hindsight, we can see that it would have been a bad idea to sell your stock holdings after the Brexit vote; you would have locked in a 5% to 10% loss in a market that has trended upward to new record highs.   876 more words

General

Good news and bad news on the economy.

The American economy is huge (producing $18 trillion worth of goods and services every year) and growing (GDP is projected to double over the next fifteen years). 550 more words

American Politics

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts - Foreign policy and its impact on the American economy - YouTube

Henry George School of Social Science

In our second interview with Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, Andrew Mazzone and Dr. Roberts discuss U.S. foreign policy and its impact on the economy.

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence