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What recovery? The U.S. economy shrunk in the first quarter

U.S. Economy-watchers are suffering from a feeling of deja-vu Friday morning, as the Commerce Department announced that the U.S. economy shrank by 0.7% in the first quarter of 2015, revising down their… 352 more words

Finance

27th May Update - Allotment

My back and energy level pooped out after 3 hours down the allotment today, but not before I managed to get 10 broccoli, 10 cauli and 17 strawberry planted up. 475 more words

Nature & Gardening

WILLIAM GALSTON: Don’t Blame Trade for Slow Growth

Wall Street Journal — The North American Free Trade Agreement’s track record tells us little about today’s concerns.

Amid the din of controversy over the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), there is wide agreement on one point: The North American Free Trade Agreement (Nafta) was a failure. 75 more words

Politics

Slow Growth, Greek Crisis, Ebola on Menu as IMF, World Bank Meet

A sluggish global economy, the Greek debt crisis and continuing fallout of the Ebola epidemic will take focus beginning today when top finance officials gather for the World Bank and IMF Spring meetin… 12 more words

China’s boom is over, and here’s what you can do about it

The powerhouse that seemed ready to propel the global economy for decades is now stuck in a period of slowing growth. Here’s what that means for your portfolio… 2,083 more words

China

shantiepc reblogged this on The EndPoint Business Blog and commented:

What we need to know about end of China's boom.

The Failure of Macroeconomics

Output per capita fell almost 10 percentage points below trend in the 2008 recession. It has since grown at less than 1.5%, and lost more ground relative to trend. 1,008 more words

Macroeconomics

Slow, but Steady Growth for This Spanish-Speaking Congregation

By Carl Stagner

Oakmont Church of God has a rich heritage of international missions work. The Shreveport, Louisiana, congregation enjoys a long history of not only supporting several Church of God missionaries but also putting boots on the ground in Guatemala and the Dominican Republic. 515 more words

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