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 2018-10-20 16:35 

Sputnik International

Lingering Brexit Deadlock Spurs Rife Speculation Over UK Economic Future...

Brexit talks remain up in the air, and some economists are saying the UK could face a major slowdown in its GDP growth rate due to the ongoing uncertainty, while others claim even the worst-case scenario - a "no-deal" Brexit - would be unlikely to...

 2018-10-20 07:50 

Malay Mail Online

11MP mid-term review should ease concerns, say economists...

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 20 — The Mid-Term Review of the 11th Malaysia Plan (MTR11MP) which has outlined the government's strategy to steer the country towards a prosperous, harmonious and inclusive nation should ease the concerns on policy direction,....

 2018-10-20 01:30 

Irish Independent

'Banks need better crash warnings' - economists...

Ireland's vulnerability to adverse changes in its external financing environment is still so great that new research from two Central Bank economists recommends a dramatically lower lev...

 2018-10-19 21:27 

Investopedia

What are the different ways that utility is measured in economics?...

Although it is difficult to measure, economists try to quantify utility in two different ways: cardinal utility and ordinal utility....

 2018-10-19 20:51 

Washington Times

Mississippi payrolls again hit new record high in September...

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi employer payrolls continued their march into record territory in September, as the state's unemployment rate stayed steady. The number of people on payrolls - economists' top labor market indicator - grew to a rec...

 2018-10-19 16:31 

WTHI

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China reports slowest growth since 2009...

The world's second biggest economy grew 6.5% in the third quarter of 2018. That's its weakest quarterly growth since the depths of the global financial crisis in early 2009 and below economists' expectations of 6.6%....

 2018-10-19 14:30 

Phys.org

A call to add a well-being index to national economic measures...

A trio of economists is suggesting that it is time to add a well-being index to national economic measures. Carol Graham with the Brookings Institution, Kate Laffan with the London School of Economics and Sergio Pinto with the University of Maryland have ...

 2018-10-19 13:01 

Sydney Morning Herald

'If it's good enough for drugs, it's good enough for tax policy'...

Economists are unanimous. After a decade of instability, they don't believe the current crop of political leaders have been able to get the job done. How will the next generation fix Australia's tax system?...

 2018-10-19 12:40 

Cato Institute

Do Deep Roots Explain Firm Management Practices?...

Management practices in firms differ widely between countries according to research summarized by economists Nicholas Bloom and John Van Reenen . The differences between well-managed firms and those that are poorly managed are significant and could help e...

 2018-10-19 11:00 

Detroit Free Press

Economists say the next recession is coming. Here's what we know...
 2018-10-19 04:00 

BloombergQuint

The ECB May End its Negative Interest-Rate Policy in 2020...

The ECB May End its Negative Interest-Rate Policy in 2020...

 2018-10-19 00:35 

The Financial Express

US economic policy toward China to get tougher, say experts...

US trade policy towards China over the next few years will become more confrontational, according to majority of economists in poll....

 2018-10-19 00:16 

One America News Network

U.S. economic policy toward China to get tougher, say economists: Reuters poll...

By Manjul Paul and Rahul Karunakar...

 2018-10-19 00:14 

Reuters

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U.S. economic policy toward China to get tougher, say economists: Reuters poll...

U.S. trade policy toward China over the next few years will become more confront......

 2018-10-18 20:15 

Channel NewsAsia

Goldman Sachs sees five more Fed rate hikes through end of 2019...

Goldman Sachs economists on Thursday said the firm remained...

 2018-10-18 20:15 

One America News Network

Goldman Sachs sees five more Fed rate hikes through end of 2019...

NEW YORK - Goldman Sachs economists on Thursday said the firm remained "comfortable"; with its call for five more interest rate hikes — two more than priced in financial markets — through the...

 2018-10-18 20:13 

The Daily Mail

Goldman Sachs sees 5 more Fed rate hikes through end of......

NEW YORK, Oct 18 (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs economists on Thursday said the firm remained "comfortable"; with its call for five more interest rate hikes -......

 2018-10-18 20:10 

Reuters

Goldman Sachs sees five more Fed rate hikes through end of 2019...

Goldman Sachs economists on Thursday said the firm remained "comfortable"; with its call for five more interest rate hikes — two more than priced in financial markets — through the end of 2019.'...

 2018-10-18 20:00 

Foreign Brief

China's third quarter economic growth expected to have weakened...

Today, Beijing will release gross domestic product figures for its third quarter. China's economic growth downshifted this quarter, with economists...

 2018-10-18 19:45 

Newsweek.com

Donald Trump Has 60 Percent Chance of Facing a U.S. Recession Before 2020 Election: Top Economists...

The chance of a recession within the next year is only 28 percent, and the chance that the U.S. faces an economic downturn in the next three years is higher than 80 percent, one tracker found....

 2018-10-18 18:05 

The Huffington Post

We Keep Getting Richer But Unhappier...

To break this paradox, economists say we must measure and manage happiness and well-being....

 2018-10-18 17:09 

KBS World

China's Economy Grows Slower Than Expected...

[Economy] : Anchor: China's economy is growing just a little bit slower than economists had predicted. In the third quarter of 2018, it grew six-point-five percent year-over-year, falling short of the expected six-point-six percent. Kurt Achin spoke w...

 2018-10-18 16:00 

The Times

I'm so sorry if this column offends you, but it's your fault for reading it...

Uber, along with a team of economists, recently released a paper called Toward an Understanding of the Economics of Apologies. It analysed 1.5 million "bad rides" where passengers were dropped off......

 2018-10-18 15:55 

Cato Institute

With His China Trade War, Trump Aims to Alter the Course of History...

Daniel J. Ikenson Over the objections of economists, small business owners andformer advisers, President Trump has chosen to prosecute a tradewar with China. He's invoked U.S. laws that give him sweepingauthority to restrict imports without requiring ...

 2018-10-18 15:12 

Business Standard

The issues in privatisation...

The author contends that liberalism does not imply unconditional support for privatisation and that there are ethical issues of market competition that liberal economists usually overlook...

 2018-10-18 14:00 

CNBC

Leading indicators up 0.5% in September, in line with estimates...

The Conference Board's Leading Economic Index for the U.S. increased by 0.5 percent last month, in line with what economists polled by Refinitiv expected....

 2018-10-18 12:02 

The Independent

Innovative John Lewis trials ideas as retail sales fall, but Brexit could kill even the best of them...

A decline in volumes was inevitable after shoppers indulged in a summer splurge but City economists were surprised at how steep it was as dark Brexit clouds loom on the horizon...

 2018-10-18 08:39 

BloombergQuint

U.K. Retail Sales Drop With 'Stark Slowdown' for Food Stores...

U.K. Retail Sales Drop With 'Stark Slowdown' for Food Stores...

 2018-10-18 04:07 

Business Insider Australia

Here's what economists are saying about Australia's huge drop in unemployment...

Australia's unemployment rate tumbled to 5% last month, the lowest level in over six years....

 2018-10-18 03:34 

Reuters

Gulf Arab economies to accelerate modestly through 2020: Reuters poll...

Gulf Arab economies are likely to accelerate over the next couple of years as governments boost spending, but growth will not return to the boom levels enjoyed before oil prices plunged in 2014, a quarterly Reuters poll of economists found.'...

 2018-10-18 03:18 

Business Live

Retail sector could lift economy out of recession...

The retail sector trumped economists' expectations and experienced a boost in August that could help the economy emerge out of the recession....

 2018-10-17 21:00 

Financial Times

Five things to watch: China's third-quarter GDP...

Economists more focused on signs of financial stress than trade war fallout...

 2018-10-17 20:00 

BloombergQuint

Decision-Day Guide: Bank of Korea's Rate Decision Gets Trickier...

Decision-Day Guide: Bank of Korea's Rate Decision Gets Trickier...

 2018-10-17 18:24 

Toronto Star

Canadian manufacturing sales fell 0.4 per cent in August: Statistics Canada...

Economists had expected a drop of 0.6 per cent....

 2018-10-17 16:21 

Slate Magazine

Rent Control Is Back...

There are few policies economists dislike as much as rent control. Most believe rent-regulation policies have a negative impact on the quality and quantity of affordable housing in cities where they exist. Economists' papers on the subject largely bac...

 2018-10-17 13:50 

Zero Hedge

EU Commission To Reject Italian 2019 Budget Plan...

Earlier this morning, we reported that according to Deutsche Bank economists - and virtually everyone else except for those who were apparently waving in BTPs yesterday - Italy was squarely on a collision course with the European Commission, whose Preside...

 2018-10-17 12:55 

The Globe and Mail

Canadian manufacturing sales fall 0.4 per cent in August...

Economists had expected a drop of 0.6 per cent, according to Thomson Reuters Eikon...

 2018-10-17 12:12 

Malay Mail Online

Mid-term review of 11MP to recalibrate, realign initial goals, economists suggest...

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 17 — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad will be launching the mid-term review of the 11th Malaysia Plan (11MP) 2016-2020 in Parliament tomorrow. The report will likely entail the mid-term......

 2018-10-17 11:02 

New Statesman

Michael Gove avoids Brexit questions with infuriating "tea and toast" distraction...

Yet another politician gets away with faux English whimsy. Melting butler and Environment Secretary Michael Gove is the master of getting away with it. After comparing pro-Remain economists to Nazi doctors in the run-up to the EU referendum, he simply mil...

 2018-10-17 07:22 

Reuters

New South African finance minister to stick close to Feb budget: Reuters poll...

South Africa's new finance minister Tito Mboweni will stick closely next week to previous budget forecasts for the coming two fiscal years, with only slight slippages due to poor revenues, economists predicted in a Reuters poll.'...

 2018-10-17 06:45 

Zero Hedge

Global Beer Supply In Jeopardy "Due to Extreme Drought And Heat," Study Warns...

Beer is the most popular alcoholic beverage in the world by volume consumed, and yields of its main ingredient: barley, decrease sharply in the event of extreme weather A team of agricultural specialists and climate economists published a new study Monday...

 2018-10-17 00:20 

Bitcoin.com

How Bitcoin Mining Can Help Nuclear Reactors...

Bitcoin mining has been criticized by mainstream media, environmentalists and some economists for its energy consumption deemed excessive. Yes, the proof of work system burns a lot of electricity but does the planet suffer from deficit? Here's a look ...

 2018-10-16 18:38 

Infowars.com

Winning: Job Openings Hit New Record High of 7.1 Million...

Economists had forecast 6.9 million....

 2018-10-16 18:06 

Raw Story

'What gives?' MSNBC analyst explains why deficit exploded under Trump...

As many progressive economists anticipated, the GOP tax-cut bill—thought to primarily benefit the wealthy—has failed to stimulate the economy in a way that benefits the rest of Americans. On MSNBC Tuesday, host Ali Velshi explained why so far ...

 2018-10-16 17:41 

The Atlantic

The Discomfort of Asking Coworkers About Their Salaries, Quantified...

Two economists estimate how much people would pay to learn what their co-workers earn without having to inquire themselves....

 2018-10-16 16:59 

Business Insider

After a disastrous Uber ride last year, the company's chief economist examined the economics of apologies — and discovered there's something more important than 'I'm sorry'...

A team of economists studied how Uber customers respond to different types of apologies after they have bad experiences with the company. They found that effective apologies have one thing in common....

 2018-10-16 14:54 

Marketwatch.com

Economic Report: Industrial production up healthy 0.3% in September...

Industrial output rose 0.3% in September, easily beating economists' estimates of a 0.1% gain, the Federal Reserve said Tuesday....

 2018-10-16 14:35 

247wallst.com

October Homebuilder Index Improves Slightly, but Headwinds Lurk for 2019...

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo housing market index (HMI) for October rose by a point to 68 to remain in the high 60s range for the fifth consecutive month. The HMI posted an 18-year high of 74 in December 2017. Economists po...

 2018-10-16 14:31 

South China Morning Post

Taiwan sees opportunity in US-China trade war but don't expect a windfall, economists warn...

As the trade war between China and the United States rages on, some in Taiwan see an economic opportunity a chance for the self-ruled island to make some gains while the mainland takes a battering.Taipei was upbeat earlier this month, announcing that at l...

 2018-10-16 14:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Still one-in-four chance of no-deal Brexit - Economists...

There is still a one-in-four chance Britain and the EU part ways in less than six months without reaching a deal....

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