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By Viliyana Filipova On Thursday, March 9th, 2017

Should the United States Abandon the Federal Reserve System?

About the Author:┬áMr. Conrad is a retired college Economics Instructor who is┬áhoping to remove a lot of the confusion, misunderstandings, and myths that surround contemporary economic thinking. The Federal Reserve More...

By Viliyana Filipova On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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Charter Communications Sued for Slow Internet Speeds

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has filed a lawsuit against internet provider Charter Communications that alleges that the behemoth company leased old equipment (routers) to customers which could not More...

By Viliyana Filipova On Friday, January 27th, 2017

General Motors Set to Layoff 625 Employees Amid NAFTA Waves

Reports indicate that auto maker General Motors is set to layoff over 600 employees in an Ontario plant amid recent news regarding the NAFTA agreement. Experts say the reasoning for the layoffs can be pinned directly More...

By Viliyana Filipova On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

DOW Rises Above 20000 with President Trump Claiming Success

The Dow Jones average blasted past a record of 20,000 today with the index closing at a record 20,068. The Dow has risen almost 10 percent since the November elections. Surprising to most analysts and experts is More...

By Viliyana Filipova On Tuesday, January 24th, 2017
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Eurozone inflation remains weak in the coming years

Inflation in the Eurozone will remain weak in the coming years, suggesting that the European Central Bank (ECB) is still far from reducing unprecedented quantitative easing program and measures to stimulate the More...

British retail sales
By Viliyana Filipova On Monday, January 23rd, 2017

British retail sales fell in December

British retail sales fell in December at its fastest pace in almost five years, as consumers bought less of everything – from household goods to clothing and food. The volume of goods sold in physical stores More...

Chinese economy
By Viliyana Filipova On Monday, January 23rd, 2017

Chinese economy reported weakest growth in 26 years

Chinese economy grew by 6.8% in Q4 2016, according to the report of the Beijing-based Institute of Statistics. For the entire 2016 the growth is 6.7%. Although the economy recorded the slowest growth since 1990, More...

inflation in USA
By Viliyana Filipova On Monday, January 23rd, 2017

Annual inflation in USA accelerated in December

Annual inflation in USA accelerated in December to above 2% for the first time since mid-2014. The trend reflects rising gasoline prices and robust consumer demand. The consumer price index (CPI) rose by 0.3% in More...

US jobless claims
By Viliyana Filipova On Sunday, January 22nd, 2017

US jobless claims fell to historically low level

The number US jobless claims fell last week, supported by the historically low level of cuts, suggesting that the labor market continues to tighten. The number of applications for unemployment benefits fell by 15,000 More...

By Viliyana Filipova On Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Netflix Trumps Estimates with Millions of New Subscribers

Once considered on the decline, streaming service Netflix posted a whopping gain over estimates as expansion into other markets helped the company achieve tremendous subscribers over the latest period of reporting. More...

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