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China: Will Inflation Information Lead to Easing or Squeezing?



Monetary and fiscal policies seem to be changing in China. The country’s central bank, the People’s Bank of China (PBoC), and their main banking regulator, the China Banking Regulatory Commission (CBRC), have made some gradual but noticeable shifts over the past two months. Our initial…

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Unemployment Rate Falls for the Right Reason – June 2014 Jobs Report (Video)



The June jobs report came out on Thursday, July 3. Overall, the report was positive with widespread job gains. Employers added 288,000 jobs, significantly more than economists were anticipating and marking the fifth straight month where employers added 200,000 jobs or more. Here are some thoughts…

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