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How to get a better outlook for the economy

It’s been a rough year for the world economy.The world economy was hit by the Brexit vote, and now the world is still recovering from the fallout of the US presidential election.In an effort to get an economic picture out there, ESPNCricInfo looked at how the world’s economic outlook has evolved over the last 10

When will the next generation of British tech start to take off?

The next generation will be a much more powerful, more agile, and more diverse tech industry than the one we’ve had before.But how will this new generation of tech start competing with established players in the global tech sector?And how will it integrate with existing firms and technology?

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Which country has the best and worst engineering economics?

Economists have a field day at the latest research paper on the economics of engineering, and their findings are surprisingly varied.Some of the most fascinating is the finding that the UK has the worst engineering, engineering economics and engineering management outcomes in the world.Economists at University College London published a paper last week showing that

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What can be done to help Italian football?

A footballing paradise in Italy, where all of the big clubs have their headquarters, has been hit by a global financial crisis.There are no shortage of suggestions that the country’s sporting culture may be at risk, especially as the country is in the midst of an economic slowdown.One suggestion is to increase the value of

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How the nation’s economic growth has slowed since 2007

WASHINGTON — The national economy grew at a 1.7% annual rate last year, the slowest pace since 2007.The slowdown was largely due to weak consumer spending, the lowest rate since 2011.The national unemployment rate fell to 5.9% last year from 6.9%.The economy added an annual rate of 5.6% in the fourth quarter of 2017, the

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‘Good’ stocks: Stock markets rise, but ‘bad’ stocks plummet

The stock market is “good,” but it’s “bad” for investors, according to a new study by the investment banking firm Goldman Sachs.The firm, which has been tracking stocks for decades, said Wednesday it was “not at all surprised” by the findings.The company also said the Dow Jones Industrial Average has risen almost 400 points in

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Which countries are leading the economic recovery?

The US economy added an annualized rate of 1.2% in the second quarter of 2018, according to data from the US Federal Reserve.The annualized growth rate in the fourth quarter was 0.9%.The rate was below the consensus forecast of 0.8%.In the last three quarters, the US has added an average of 0,847,000 jobs per month,

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How to boost land values in China

In this video, an economics professor at Harvard University explains how to improve land values by moving them out of rural areas.He is joined by a land developer and an economist.This is part of an ongoing series that looks at how to get people and land value values to go up in China.More from The

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EU summit: No more delays, Irish PM says

The EU summit is set to take place in Brussels on Tuesday and Ireland will be the first country to sign the deal.The prime minister, Leo Varadkar, has said that the deal is a “once-in-a-generation opportunity” and said it will help Ireland “get out of this mess”.Ireland has also been accused of dragging its feet