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G20: US tells China to avoid 'competitive devaluation'


ANKARA (AFP) – US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew on Friday told his Chinese counterpart at a G20 meeting in Ankara to avoid competitive devaluation and improve communication of economic policy. 78 more words

Economist Chris Butler: 'Trump Is Not A Conservative'

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — As Donald Trump continues to maintain his lead in polls for the Republican nomination for President in next year’s election, his economic policies are coming under more scrutiny and drawing criticism from those who contend they are not in line with party principles. 273 more words

Heard On

Watson: One tax rate for all businesses trumps Mulcair's plan

By William Watson

So far, we know half of the federal NDP’s plan for corporate taxes. In the first policy paragraph on the party’s website, it promises to cut the rate of income tax on small businesses from 11 per cent to nine per cent. 624 more words


Look Joe, let me put it this way

Managing an economy is not easy but there is one single simple principle that should guide those who make policy. The only policies that will work are those that make an entrepreneur more willing to invest and employ. 323 more words

Economic Theory And Policy

Hats off to reigniting participatory democracy

In today’s post, Paul Smyth explores how events like last week’s national reform summit reveal the lack of government-driven policy development and asks how do we successfully engage the community to create the economic and social policy we need. 777 more words

Social Inclusion

The Views of Top Economics and Policy Professors in Illinois

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Poll: Illinois’ Top Economics and Policy Professors Support Infrastructure Investment, Anti-Discrimination Laws, Public Education, Marijuana Legalization, and Action on Climate Change… 472 more words