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Home Sales Gain Again While Factory Output Slows. What We Learned During the Week of April 17 - 21

Home sales hit a ten-year high in March and housing starts remained solid.  But the manufacturing sector ends its recent winning streak. Here are the 5 things we learned from U.S. 982 more words

Macroeconomics

Home Sales Stay Strong, But Tight Supplies Restrain the Market. What We Learned During the Week of March 20 - 24

Both existing and new home sales stayed near their post-recession highs in February while aircraft carried the day for durable goods orders. Here are the 5 things we learned from U.S. 882 more words

Macroeconomics

More Homes Featured Sold Signs in January: What We Learned During the Week of February 20 - 24, 2017

Home sales held firm in January, but overall economic activity may have slightly softened. Here are the 5 things we learned from U.S. economic data released during the week ending February 24. 698 more words

Macroeconomics

Environmental Issues in Nigeria - Year 10 Homework

As we have seen, there have been many instances of oil spills in Nigeria.  These can have devastating consequences for local people and their environment. 70 more words

GCSE Homework

Inflation Perking Up, Retail Sales Firm: What We Learned During the Week of February 13 - 17

Inflation made its presence felt in January while manufacturing output grew despite a decline in automobile production. Here are the 5 things we learned from U.S. 903 more words

Macroeconomics

1 Feb 2017 (TheAge) - Resource spending downturn yet to bottom, says Deloitte report

(1 February 2017, The Age, BusinessDay, p21, Brian Robins)

‘The collapse in resource sector spending has yet to run its course, with the looming completion of as much as $100 billion of outlays on gas projects to slash the level of engineering construction to the lowest level since 2009, a report by Deloitte Access Economics has found. 32 more words

1.Market Observations

SIW : Looking Back Across A Quarter Of A Century!

This month marks the 25th anniversary of the publication of the very first edition of Shipping Intelligence Weekly. So, this week we take a look back to 1992 and compare the shipping industry then to its profile today. 495 more words

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