Economy

Eyeing reelection bid, Macron looks to repair French economy

53 minutes ago   |   The Independent

President Emmanuel Macron's plans for bringing France out of the pandemic aren't just about resuscitating long-closed restaurants, boutiques and museums, but about preparing...
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Myanmar junta labels opposition government of ousted MPs a ‘terrorist' group

5 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Coup leaders ban opposition national unity government, and contact with them, as they seek to quell ongoing protests Myanmar's military rulers have branded a national unity...
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Automatic stimulus checks - White House senators mull including relief cash tied to economy in Biden's pricey plans

6 hours ago   |   The Sun


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Italy's birthrate is falling. Can the storks help?

14 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Last year, the population of Europe's fourth biggest economy dropped by the equivalent of a city the size of Florence. Yet the northern hamlets of Val d'Ultimo have found ways...
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McConnell supports long-overdue Kentucky bridge project, but rejects proposed corporate tax hikes to fund the work

McConnell supports long-overdue Kentucky bridge project, but rejects proposed corporate tax hikes to fund the work

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The Brent Spence Bridge, which connects Cincinnati and northern Kentucky, has become a flashpoint in the national debate over President Joe Biden's...
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Biden's break from neoliberalism to invest in the middle class could create 'the mother of all economic booms' - an economic commentator explains why

Biden's break from neoliberalism to invest in the middle class could create 'the mother of all economic booms' - an economic commentator explains why

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement On this week's episode of "Pitchfork Economics ," Nick Hanauer and David Goldstein talk with Anusar Farooqui, who writes probing analytic essays about...
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Obama's former top economist outlines 5 factors that are likely keeping people from returning to work

Obama's former top economist outlines 5 factors that are likely keeping people from returning to work

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Jason Furman, a former top economist to President Barack Obama, said Friday's April jobs report was a "stunning" one. "But you should never be too...
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Biden's spending plans could lift wages from the bottom up. It's a page out of Jeff Bezos' playbook - or Henry Ford's

Biden's spending plans could lift wages from the bottom up. It's a page out of Jeff Bezos' playbook - or Henry Ford's

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden is a man of the middle class. At least, he's trying to be. He wants "good jobs, blue-collar jobs, jobs that pay well," he said in a...
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Nobel prize-winning economist Paul Krugman on inflation, Modern Monetary Theory, and why government underspending worries him

Nobel prize-winning economist Paul Krugman on inflation, Modern Monetary Theory, and why government underspending worries him

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Inflation. Multitrillion-dollar spending proposals. The Federal Reserve's rate strategy. The economic recovery in general. There wasn't a lack of topics...
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The US economy is barreling towards a post-COVID boom. All it took was for the people in charge to finally learn from the 2008 recession's disastrous mistakes

The US economy is barreling towards a post-COVID boom. All it took was for the people in charge to finally learn from the 2008 recession's disastrous mistakes

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement On Wednesday, April 28, it became clear that the US economy's post-2008 malaise had finally worn off for good. The epiphany came as I stared at my screen...
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Liverpool fans will love what Harvey Elliott did after final Blackburn game

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Arteta backed for summer transfer spree EXCLUSIVE, Aubameyang APOLOGY, Andre...

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Manchester United eyeing winger transfer, rivals have already had a bid rejected

Manchester United are reportedly one of the clubs eyeing a transfer deal for highly-rated young winger Kamaldeen Sulemana. The 19-year-old looks a big prospect after impressing... Read more ...

Tottenham the most likely destination for former Premier League boss as...

Since sacking Jose Mourinho in April, Tottenham are thought to be on the lookout for a new manager to take over from interim boss Ryan Mason in the summer. According to... Read more ...