Economic Growth

The Strada Institute for the Future of Work Will Keynote at Emsi2019

The Strada Institute for the Future of Work Will Keynote at Emsi2019

2 hours ago   |   Economic Modeling

We're excited to have the Strada Institute for the Future of Work lead a keynote at Emsi2019 , taking place September 16-18 in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. Our ninth annual users'...
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Australia's central bank says 'likely' will have to cut rates again

3 hours ago   |   Reuters

Australia's central bank believes it will likely have to cut interest rates further from the current record low of 1.25% in order to push down unemployment and revive growth in...
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Can Elizabeth Warren Win Back Trump Country?

4 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Whoever takes the presidency after Trump will have to grapple with the political illusions he shattered about the right and the left and the vast number of economically...
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A Conversation with Lee Kuan Yew

4 hours ago   |   Foreign Affairs

MEETING THE MINISTER "One of the asymmetries of history," wrote Henry Kissinger of Singapore's patriarch Lee Kuan Yew, "is the lack of correspondence between the abilities of...
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Asia stocks capped ahead of Fed, oil on defensive

5 hours ago   |   Reuters

Investor caution ahead of the Federal Reserve's interest rate meeting capped Asian stocks on Tuesday, while crude oil prices retreated as global growth worries overshadowed...
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Export‐led growth and its determinants: Evidence from Central and Eastern European countries

6 hours ago   |   The World Economy

Abstract In this study, we assess the importance of exports and global value chain participation for economic growth. Using novel methods and an extensive data set, we...
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World's population could swell to 10.9 billion by 2100, U.N. report finds

6 hours ago   |   NBC News   |   2 articles

The growth will increase humanity's footprint on the planet, which could exacerbate hunger, poverty and climate change, experts say.
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Hundreds of Companies Beg Trump Not to Commit Economic Suicide

7 hours ago   |   Vanity Fair

“It'll be the straw that breaks the camel‘s back for a lot of our companies.”
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Stocks edge up, adding to two weeks of gains

8 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Stocks on Wall Street rose slightly Monday, adding a bit to the last two weeks of gains. However, trading remained choppy as uncertainty continued over several ongoing trade...
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Harvard Rescinds Acceptance of Pro-Gun Parkland Survivor Over Past Racist Comments

8 hours ago   |   Time   |   4 articles

Harvard University has rescinded the acceptance for a Parkland shooting survivor and pro-gun advocate after racist messages he sent in high school resurfaced last month. On...
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US Sending 1,000 More Troops To Middle East Amid Iran Tensions

US Sending 1,000 More Troops To Middle East Amid Iran Tensions

The United States is sending 1,000 additional troops to the Middle East as tensions with Iran continue to rise after recent attacks on two oil tankers, which the U.S. says were... Read more ...

Gloria Vanderbilt's most iconic quotes on life, death and style

Gloria Vanderbilt's most iconic quotes on life, death and style

The fashion legend, socialite and artist died Monday at the age of 95. Read more ...

Supreme Court Hands Democrats A Win On Racial Gerrymandering In Virginia

Supreme Court Hands Democrats A Win On Racial Gerrymandering In Virginia

Eleven legislative districts in Virginia were declared to be sorted by race and were redrawn. The court's decision Monday left that in place. Read more ...

Supreme Court sides with Oregon bakery that refused to make cake for...

Supreme Court sides with Oregon bakery that refused to make cake for same-sex wedding

The court's decision puts off a major case for next term and allows the issue to further percolate in the courts below. Read more ...

Bodies of missing mother, 3-year-old son found after father arrested for murder

Bodies of missing mother, 3-year-old son found after father arrested for murder

An autopsy found the mother's cause of death was a single gunshot to the head, while additional testing will determine how her 3-year-old son died. Read more ...

2 Shot, 2 Arrested In Shooting Near Massive Raptors Parade In Toronto

2 Shot, 2 Arrested In Shooting Near Massive Raptors Parade In Toronto

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was in attendance at the celebration for the NBA champions when the shots rang out near Nathan Phillips Square. Read more ...

Man shot in gunfire exchange outside Dallas federal courthouse dies

Man shot in gunfire exchange outside Dallas federal courthouse dies

Witnesses and authorities say a masked gunman opened fire on a federal courthouse in downtown Dallas Monday morning before being fatally shot in an exchange of gunfire with... Read more ...

The tree thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss' 'The Lorax' has fallen

The tree thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss' 'The Lorax' has fallen

The tree was estimated to be about 80 to 100 years old. Read more ...

Gloria Vanderbilt, iconic fashion designer and socialite, dies at age 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, iconic fashion designer and socialite, dies at age 95

The American artist, author, actress, fashion designer, heiress and socialite was born in 1924. Read more ...

Trump: ICE to start removing ‘millions' of ‘illegal aliens'

Trump: ICE to start removing ‘millions' of ‘illegal aliens'

President Trump said on Monday that the Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency will start to remove from the United States millions of immigrants who have entered the... Read more ...