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U.S. Core Inflation Accelerates


By Katia Dmitrieva

January 12, 2018, 8:30 AM EST Updated on January 12, 2018, 8:57 AM EST

  • Investor expectations increase for Fed rate hike in March…

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Census: No Time for On-the-Job Training

By John C. Yang

Do you have the qualifications for this job? How many times have we each had to answer that question in our career as we sought a new position? 558 more words

Census 2020

(What's Left of) Our Economy: Welcome Signs of Healthier U.S. Growth

With the Commerce Department having issued last week its second read on U.S. economic growth in the third quarter of this year, RealityChek can update its ongoing examination of a major but sorely neglected economic issue: Is the quality of America’s growth improving or worsening? 507 more words

{What's Left Of) Our Economy

(What's Left of) Our Economy: New GDP Figures Show Trade Keeps Boosting U.S. Growth

The second estimate of third quarter real growth, which pegged the rate at 3.26 percent annualized, closely resembled last month’s initial read in showing a shrinking inflation-adjusted trade deficit to be a major engine of expansion. 1,152 more words

{What's Left Of) Our Economy

Trump boom: 3Q GDP revised UP as 45 outperforms all of 44's economic growth in 1st year

(National SentinelGreat Again: The Commerce Department revised 3rd quarter economic growth up on Wednesday to 3.3 percent from its previous estimate of 3 percent. 154 more words

President Donald J. Trump

(What's Left of) Our Economy: America Keeps Getting More Manufacturing-Lite

The Commerce Department’s “GDP by Industry” reports aren’t considered market movers by those in the know in economics, business, and finance. Still, I find them well worth following because they provide the most authoritative evidence available on whether numerous claims about the economy’s strengths and weaknesses meet the reality test. 581 more words

{What's Left Of) Our Economy

China hits back at ‘discriminatory’ US trade move ahead of Trump visit

Beijing urges Americans to correct its ‘mistake’ after aluminium foil hit with anti-dumping duties

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 29 October, 2017, 5:48pm

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