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US home price gains accelerate as pandemic shakes up housing

U.S. home prices jumped in September as strong demand, low interest rates and the smallest number of available homes on record combined to push up…

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What the Yellen choice means for Biden and the economy

In picking former Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen to serve as his first Treasury Secretary, Joe Biden is leaning on a well-known figure who is…

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G-20 summit opens with Saudi urging united response to virus

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman opened the Group of 20 summit as the coronavirus pandemic overshadows this year’s gathering of heads of state, transforming it from…

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The brewing stimulus battle between the Fed and Treasury

A battle over stimulus escalated in Washington on Thursday night: Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin put emergency lending programs it set up alongside the Fed chair…

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Steven Mnuchin acts to hobble the Fed’s coronavirus powers

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin was one of the heroes of the coronavirus crisis, working hand-in-glove with Fed chair Jay Powell to give the central bank…

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Biden’s big challenge: A growing racial wealth gap

When he takes office on Jan. 20, Joe Biden will face a gap between Black and white wealth that has grown into a yawning chasm…

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Fed’s Powell says surge in virus cases threatens US economy

Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell says the surge in confirmed coronavirus cases across the country could slow the economy in the months ahead by discouraging…

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Ben & Jerry’s commits to ‘economic justice’ for cocoa farmers

Exclusive: Ice-cream manufacturer to increase amount paid to suppliers in industry where child labour is rife and farmers barely make enough to get by Source:…

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Federal Reserve identifies climate crisis as risk to US financial system for first time ever

‘Acute hazards, such as storms, floods, or wildfires, may cause investors to update their perceptions of the value of real or financial assets suddenly,’ says…

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Dow soars by 600 points as investors bet on clear election winner and swift passing of stimulus bill

“Ultimately, the markets want clarity, and the main threat this week is the emergence of a contested election,” one analyst said. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/business/markets/wall-street-rises-investors-bet-clear-election-winner-swift-passing-n1245943 Droolin’ Dog…

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Russia adds $4.5 BILLION to foreign exchange reserves in 1 week

Russian gold & foreign currency reserves have increased to $589.8 billion, according to the latest data released by the central bank. The international funds grew…

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Covid-19 to ‘wipe out’ five years of songwriter royalties growth

Good morning! It’s us again, bringing you a whopping serving of bad news. Well, there are positive things in global collecting societies body Cisac’s latest annual…

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Trump wants credit for ‘fastest GDP growth in history.’ Here’s a reality check.

Analysis: Left unsaid is that the economy is rebounding from its biggest single-quarter drop ever recorded — and it still hasn’t fully recovered. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/trump-wants-credit-fastest-gdp-growth-history-here-s-reality-n1244967…

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Trump’s trade wars at a glance, from Beijing to Brussels

President Donald Trump said he would shake up American trade policy Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-election-2020/trump-trade-war-china-eu-us-tariffs-tensions-us-election-b1374133.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The…

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The oil industry actually hasn’t done that well under Trump

The oil industry’s fortunes have been withering on President Donald Trump’s watch, with dozens of oil companies falling into bankruptcy as weak crude prices take…

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What would a Biden presidency mean for the US economy?

Economists say that Joe Biden proposes the most expansive tax and spending policies and regulations in modern US history. Ben Chu looks at the potential…

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Poll: Virginia voters say virus, not economy, most important

A majority of Virginia voters responding to a recent poll think enacting restrictions to prevent the spread of the coronavirus is more important than removing…

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China may be ramping up de-dollarization by dumping US Treasuries, experts say

Beijing may be speeding up the diversification of its foreign exchange reserves away from US dollar assets in response to Washington’s potential sanctions, the South…

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Cuba says US sanctions have caused nearly $5.6B in losses

Cuba says the island has lost nearly $5.6 billion in one year as a result of economic sanctions imposed by U.S. President Donald Trump Source:…

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White House pushing for stimulus deal within next 48 hours

The White House is projecting optimism in negotiations with Democrats on stimulus legislation, saying that the goal is to reach an agreement within the next…

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Why the stimulus delay isn’t a crisis (yet)

If the impasse between House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and the White House on a new stimulus deal is supposed to be a crisis, you wouldn’t…

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