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Recessions and depressions
February 06, 2016
Stocks lose more ground as jobs report disappoints
Stocks posted steep losses Friday, ending the week with broad declines, as investors fretted over a report showing that U.S.
January 19, 2016
IMF downgrades outlook for world economy again
The International Monetary cut its forecast for global and U.S. economic growth in 2016 Citing weakness in the developing ...
January 18, 2016
Get a grip on inequality, leaders urged in run-up to Davos
The world's political and business elite are being urged to do more than pay lip service to growing inequalities around the ...
January 11, 2016
Syrian refugee among first lady's guests for State of Union
A Syrian scientist stricken with cancer and seeking a new start for his family in Michigan will represent Syrian refugees as ...
January 05, 2016
US auto sales hit an all-time high in 2015
Americans are buying more new cars than ever before. U.S. auto sales hit a record high of 17.47 million in 2015, topping the ...
January 01, 2016
Expect less and buy antacid: 2016 investment forecasts
Investing is becoming more of a grind. Expect it to stay that way. Analysts, mutual-fund managers and other forecasters are ...
January 01, 2016
What 2016 will do to your checkbook: Rent, food, gas, raises
Wondering how you will fare financially in 2016? Below are what experts think next year will hold for financial matters close ...
December 29, 2015
In Russia, recession takes a bite out of the holiday feast
For most Russians, it's not New Year's without a Salad Olivier, a dish meant to augur prosperity. This year, soaring food ...
December 17, 2015
The Latest: Asia stocks cheer Fed, currencies drop
The latest on the Federal Reserve's landmark two-day policy meeting that ended Wednesday. The central bank raised interest ...
December 15, 2015
Fed betting it will avoid central banks' errors of the past
The Federal Reserve is poised to raise interest rates Wednesday for the first time in 9½ years. It may not take so long to ...
December 09, 2015
IOC VP: Brazil economic crisis will inevitably affect games
The political and economic turmoil in Brazil will "inevitably" affect next year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, a senior IOC ...
December 07, 2015
IOC to hear from Rio organizers amid budget cuts, recession
The president is facing impeachment proceedings. The economy is in free fall. The country is reeling from a wide-ranging ...
December 06, 2015
Greek Parliament passes 2016 budget
Greece's Parliament has approved the 2016 budget that includes deep spending cuts and tax hikes amid economic recession.
November 30, 2015
Japan leaders in SOS to cash cow companies as recovery lags
Japan's central bank governor and other officials are stepping up appeals to cash-rich corporations to do more to boost the ...
November 26, 2015
Troopers on food stamps, taking second jobs amid pay fight
State troopers suing North Carolina for millions of dollars in back pay say the state's broken promises have forced them into ...
November 26, 2015
Is Portugal about to go down the same road as Greece?
An anti-austerity alliance including radical leftist parties takes power. A shaky economy and huge debts menace the national ...
November 23, 2015
Greece cleared to get next batch of bailout loans
Greece was formally cleared Monday to get the next batch of bailout loans due from its third financial rescue after the ...
November 20, 2015
Greece sees lighter recession despite recent crisis
Greece's left-wing government says the country will escape an expected recession this year and suffer only a minor downturn ...
November 13, 2015
Despite tail winds, eurozone economy loses momentum
Without the consumer, the eurozone economy would have struggled to grow at all in the third quarter. Official figures on ...
November 12, 2015
Eurozone economic lift-off still appears a long way off
The eurozone economy can't achieve lift-off, it seems, despite a number of tail-winds. Official figures Friday are expected ...