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2 hrs ago | The Independent

Rupert Cornwell: It's a lovely view from Jackson Hole but the only...

Known for his commentary on international relations and US politics, Rupert Cornwell also contributes obituaries and occasionally even a column for the sports pages.

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6 hrs ago | Chain Drug Review

Snapshot: The 2014 NACDS Total Store Expo

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores kicks off its second annual Total Store Expo this weekend in Boston, and attendees can look forward to a robust lineup of speakers, programs, events, tools and exhibits.

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11 hrs ago | MoneyWeek

Don't let fear make you miss out - China is good value right now

There's the ugly geopolitical outlook. Things may get worse in Ukraine and the Middle East.

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Related Topix: China, Asia, World News

15 hrs ago | Sify

RBI Assistant Exam 2014: Test your general awareness proficiency

MockBank , a group of experts who carefully create mock tests specific to each competitive examination, have come up with sample questions regarding General Awareness for RBI Assistant 2014.

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19 hrs ago | Economist's View

Paul Krugman: Hawks Crying Wolf

The inflation "obsession" continues despite the fact that there is little evidence that inflation is likely to be a problem.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Safehaven

Pres. George: Significant Progress in Labor Market; Broad-based Job Gains Signal Rates Can Rise

In an interview with Bloomberg's Michael McKee, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City/MO President Esther George said she sees 'significant progress' in the labor market in 2014, "We have seen significant progress in the labor market over the last three years, and particularly this year," gains have been "broad-based, and that's a very encouraging ... (more)

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Barron's

Janet Yellen's Jackson Hole Speech: What To Look For

Janet Yellen's much-anticipated Jackson Hole speech happens Friday morning, and bond markets are looking for any new window into the Fed's thinking about when it will start lifting short-term interest rates.

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TheStreet.com

Yellen Poised to Push Back at Inflation Hawks at Jackson Hole

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Washington Post

Fed Officials Prepared for Faster Rate Increase as Data Improve

Improving labor markets are bringing Federal Reserve officials closer to a time when they can get back to traditional central banking, where there's a tighter connection between changes in economic data and movements in short-term interest rates.

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Canadian Business Magazine

Business Highlights

Janet Yellen has won credit for guiding the Federal Reserve's first six months of transition from the Ben Bernanke era.

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NewsOK.com

Yellen to give her outlook as Fed honeymoon fades

Janet Yellen has won credit for guiding the Federal Reserve's first six months of transition from the Ben Bernanke era.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Banking

ABC News

Yellen to Give Her Outlook as Fed Honeymoon Fades

Janet Yellen has won credit for guiding the Federal Reserve's first six months of transition from the Ben Bernanke era.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Banking

Newsday

Yellen to give her outlook as Fed honeymoon fades

Janet Yellen has won credit for guiding the Federal Reserve's first six months of transition from the Ben Bernanke era.

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Related Topix: Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Banking, Financial Services, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Hensarling

Seeking Alpha

Daily State Of The Markets: And Now It Gets Interesting...

The focus of the market is back on geopolitics today. Video of Islamic militants apparently beheading American journalist James Foley and threatening to do the same to another journalist has refocused attention on the situation in Iraq.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Heartland Institute

Federal Reserve Policies Cause Booms and Busts

Since the economic crisis of 2008-2009, the Federal Reserve - America's central bank - has expanded the money supply in the banking system by over $4 trillion, and has manipulated key interest rates to keep them so artificially low that when adjusted for price inflation, several of them have been actually negative.

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Dealbreaker

Art Dealer's Husband Thinks Ecb Qe Would Be Terrible

Remember Philipp Hildebrand? 'Bout yea high? Firecracker of a wife? Had to step down as head of the Swiss National Bank because in between hedge-fund managing and art-dealing , said firecracker couldn't resist the franc-dollar spread that her husband was helping create? Well, Phil's clearly itching to do some central banking again.

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The Washington Post

Wonkbook: What the worlda s top central bankers will be talking about at Jackson Hole

Welcome to Wonkbook, Wonkblog's morning policy news primer by Puneet Kollipara .

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Newsday

Ben Bernanke to speak at LIA fall luncheon

Former Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke will be the speaker at the annual fall luncheon of the Long Island Association, the region's largest business group.

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Foreign Affairs

Print Less but Transfer More

In the decades following World War II, Japan's economy grew so quickly and for so long that experts came to describe it as nothing short of miraculous.

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Live Charts

US open: Stocks rally as geopolitical tensions ease

US stocks advanced as tensions in Ukraine and Iraq cooled. Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in Berlin made progress on talks in Berlin to solve the crisis, which helped to lift sentiment on global equity markets.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Iraq, World News, Middle East

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