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1 HOUR AGO - Business Insider

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The new Greek government's honeymoon is over — and default is just round the corner

It looks like the honeymoon is definitely over for Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras. The government is losing political support both internally and externally, its ministers are admitting that it won't be able to make its upcoming International Monetary Fund (IMF) payments, and opposition politicians fear capital controls will be brought in the upcoming bank holiday weekend. The country is ...

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MAY 22, 2015 - Yahoo! News

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IMF chief urges fiscal discipline for Brazil revival

Brazil can bounce back from five years of low growth if it strengthens fiscal and monetary policy and delivers on structural reform, IMF head Christine Lagarde said Friday on a visit to Rio. "We believe that the policy mix that has been identified is the right recipe to actually start a good recovery and establishing sustainable growth," Lagarde said following ...

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MAY 22, 2015 - Huffington Post

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How An Off-The-Cuff Remark Shaped Jeb Bush's Economic Vision For The U.S.

By Howard Schneider and Steve Holland WASHINGTON, May 22 (Reuters) - There were no fancy economic models or forecasts when former Florida Governor Jeb Bush first tossed out the idea that 4 percent annual growth should be the overarching goal for the U.S. economy. But what started as a casual suggestion during a 2010 conference call with advisers to the ...

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MAY 22, 2015 - Huffington Post

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Here's Why You're Able To Enjoy That Memorial Day Barbecue Instead Of Working

If you're not in the office on Memorial Day, thank your company. But government policy may have played a role in that as well, even if you aren't a federal employee. Congress declared the first federal holidays in the 1870s -- a handful of observances, though Memorial Day wasn't one of them, according to a 2014 Congressional Research Service report. ...

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MAY 21, 2015 - NPR

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Senate Panel Considers New Constraints On Fed's Emergency Lending

Renee Montagne talks to David Wessel about Congress, the Federal Reserve and banking regulations. Wessel is director of the Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy at the Brookings Institution.

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