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The virus has created a different economic system, says Finland’s pensions chief | News

The Managing Director of the State Pension Fund of Finland (Valtion Eläkerahasto, VER), said that the economic conditions caused by the pandemic will stay with us, and that digitization and medicine being the main drivers of this new system This is where governments need to allocate resources. Timo Löyttyniemi, CEO of VER, the €22.9 billion […]

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Washington’s latest mercantilist and predatory economic policy

US President Joe Biden leaves after speaking about Intel’s announcement to invest in an Ohio chip manufacturing plant, The White House, Washington, DC, January 21, 2022. /VCG US President Joe Biden leaves after speaking about Intel’s announcement to invest in an Ohio chip manufacturing plant, The White House, Washington, DC, January 21, 2022. /VCG Editor’s […]

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A Dominican friar gives an impassioned speech on social justice

Dominican friar Fr. Ivan Attard gave an impassioned speech on social justice at a conference on Friday, arguing against the capitalist economic system for a system that more fairly compensates workers. In a conference organized by the PN deputy Ivan Bartolo entitled “To live or to exist? “, Father Ivan Attard gave a passionate speech […]

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Bikes and Business on Bloor: An Economic Study of Toronto

I’ve been following the reconstruction of Avenue Hennepin Sud for a while now, but the recent discussion of businesses along the corridor got me thinking. In a number of recent forums, I’ve heard comments from businesses implying that the redesign will negatively impact their revenue or even force them to close. Businesses said most customers […]

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Farewell to ‘Racial Neutrality’ – The Case for Race-Sensitive Economic Policy – Non Profit News

This article was co-produced and co-published with the National Coalition for Community Reinvestment. Perhaps the most important lesson that the last 50 years should have taught us is this: we cannot solve discrimination in housing through an anti-discrimination framework. Race- and class-conscious measures are needed to get to the root of the problems inherent in […]

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Cooperation in economic development leads to better resilience

The Federal Council Bern, 26.01.2022 – On January 26, the Federal Council adopted the Foreign Economic Policy Report 2021. Its key chapter shows how Switzerland’s efforts in economic development cooperation contribute to greater sustainability and the resilience to crises, and contribute to limiting the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Foreign Economic Policy Report 2021 […]

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Oren M. Levin-Waldman, Socio-Economic Research Fellow, Alicia Wiedemann, Alicia Wiedemann, Summer Friday Ad Agency Partner, Delfim Heusler, Yonkers Insider Editor/Editor, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Westchester Editor/Editor On the Level – Wednesday, January 26, 2022 – 10:00-12:00 EST

Listeners are invited to participate when they stay on topic The call number is 347-205-9201 Callers will be asked to give their first name so that they can be treated with respect. Listen to this program “Live” or “On Demand” via the following hyperlink – http://tobtr.com/s/12049913 NEWARK, NJ, TARRYTOWN, NY and YONKERS, NY – January […]

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Macroeconomics and Monetary Policy – ​​Economic Research

Friday, March 25, 2022Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco In line Welcome remarks Mary C. DalyPresident and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco Session 1: Average Inflation Targeting: Time Inconsistency and Intentional Ambiguity Chair: Andrew Foerster, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco Authors: Chengcheng Jia, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland […]

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TwispWorks economic study shows stark disparities in Valley incomes and attitudes – Methow Valley News

Photo by Don Nelson A close study of the economy of the Methow Valley reveals striking disparities in income and attitudes between residents who live and work here full-time, and people who are part-time residents and/or part-time workers. distance. The economic disparity is clearly evident in a comparison of the average incomes of locally employed […]

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USDA’s Economic Research Service analyzes the recent trade war

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Economic Research Service (ERS) has detailed the effects of the trade war with China in 2018 and 2019 in a new report. The agency explained that in 2018, the USDA imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from major trading partners and other general tariffs on Chinese […]

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Economic Research Institute: Estonian economy is cooling | Economy

EKI Director Marje Josing noted that very fast barometers seem slow to assess and measure the current economy. A week-by-week overview is necessary, because what happened in December has already changed dramatically. “There has never been a more difficult time to forecast than right now. Forecasts are only valid in a situation where nothing out […]

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Instawork launches economic research division led by Dr. Daniel Altman

Subscribe to Instawork’s new Economic Insights newsletter to receive regular updates: https://hubs.li/Q012kZ–0 Tweet that “Hourly workers make up more than half of the U.S. workforce, yet they have often been overlooked in analyzes of the macroeconomics and the future of work,” said Daniel Altman. “Instawork has a tremendous amount of up-to-date hourly labor market data, […]

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India’s economic system rigged in favor of the super-rich, says Oxfam report

As 84% ​​of households in India suffered a drop in income in a year marked by huge loss of lives and livelihoods, the number of Indian billionaires fell from 102 to 142, revealed the India Supplement to the 2022 Oxfam Davos global report, Inequality Kills. The report was released on Sunday, January 16, ahead of […]

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SA’s economic policy comes under scrutiny in an upcom…

PSG marketing director Tracy Hirst says the upcoming webinar is highly anticipated. “We look forward to kicking off 2022 with the topic that is at the forefront of the minds of many concerned South Africans – economic policy and the role it will play in guiding the country through a turbulent era. By providing an […]

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Chile’s president-elect stresses the need for a socially progressive economic system

President-elect Gabriel Boric warned that Chile’s consumer spending boom was unsustainable and public finances were under pressure, providing a reality check in one of the world’s fastest growing economies. Growth should be driven by investment, while protecting the environment, Boric said Thursday at a trade event in Santiago. Raising government revenue through tax reform while […]

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Reviews | The secret triumph of economic policy

The clear answer is that restoring full employment was more important than avoiding inflation if – a big if – inflation eventually came down. Here’s why: While it’s true that inflation erodes real incomes, there is overwhelming evidence that maintaining full employment is extremely important for reasons that go beyond money. Jobs generate income; but […]

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Erdogan sticks to economic policy as Turkey’s inflation rises and currency sinks

WASHINGTON- The Turkish economy had a difficult year, with a depreciation of its currency and soaring inflation. Experts warn that unless President Recep Tayyip Erdogan changes course and reverses his controversial monetary strategy, the situation could get worse. Last week, the country’s official Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK) reported that inflation rose to 36% last month, […]

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Wages and pensions fall in Uruguay due to economic policy

The previous year ended as the second consecutive year of the current right-wing coalition government, in which workers’ wages were adjusted below inflation, which also means pensioners will receive a pension below the level of consumer prices. Ramón Ruiz, director of the PBS for the labor movement stressed that the loss of purchasing power does […]

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Lula hints at economic policy reversal if elected president

Brazilian presidential favorite Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva gave a first look at his economic policy. Elections are scheduled for October, and although Lula has yet to formally launch his candidacy, he has asked former finance minister Guido Mantega (pictured) to write an op-ed for Folha de S. Paulo, according to the newspaper. “Neoliberal governments […]

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What the Fed’s New Economic Policy Means for Mortgage Rates

Mortgage rate forecasts changed after the last meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) last week. Here’s what you need to know. (iStock) The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) met earlier this month to discuss changes to the Federal Reserve’s economic policy amid record high inflation. Some of these policy updates will have a […]

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Center for Socio-Economic Research: A Better Year 2022 for the Malaysian Economy | Malaysia

SERC Executive Director Lee Heng Guie noted that the revival of international tourist arrivals (an average of 26.1 million per year from 2015 to 2019 and foreign exchange earnings of RM80.7 billion per year over of the same period) is considered necessary to support firmer tourism. and associated services. — Photo by Sayuti Zainudin KUALA […]

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Center for Socio-Economic Research: Indicators Show Malaysia’s Economy Has Bottomed Out, Though Uneven Across Sectors | Malaysia

The SERC found that Malaysia’s leading index (LI) returned to positive growth territory for the second consecutive month in October 2021 and remained positive on the long-term trend. — Photo by Yusof Mat Isa KUALA LUMPUR, 4th January – The Executive Director of the Socio-Economic Research Center (SERC), Lee Heng Guie, said today that major […]

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US economic study finds income inequality in India shrinks after 2020 lockdown as rich get poorer

millions of Indians fell into poverty during the Covid-19 pandemic, but the period since the start of the strict lockdown has also seen a decline in income inequality in the country, a working paper published last month began. The paper, titled “India’s Inequality Has Decreased During Covid”, posted by National Bureau of Monetary Research (NBER), […]

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National Bureau of Economic Research article features custody issues

In a new article titled “Blockchain Analysis of the Bitcoin Market,” Igor Makarov and Antoinette Schoar of the National Bureau of Economic Research detail the state of Bitcoin. In the document, a section on custody piqued the interest of a fintech CEO, as it highlighted concerns he has long exposed. “It’s hidden, but it’s there,” […]

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The new economic policy started with disposable razors

It’s a new year, and the way it begins may be one where the irrational and the surreal completely replace the reality of our past. Change has been developing slowly for some time, but social change, despite the occasional revolution, tends to start with a small incident and then gradually expand until the day we […]

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The economic policy of the PP works in Madrid: it receives 57% of foreign investment since 2003

The liberal economic policies and low taxes applied by the PP in Madrid without interruption for more than 25 years have increased the weight of the region in the destination of foreign investment in Spain. Concretely, from 2003 to this year, Madrid concentrates 57% of international investments in the country. In this third quarter of […]