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Slow Economic Growth

Why Economic Growth Happens in Some Places and Not in Others?

Marcelo Giugale | Posted 11.01.2012 | World
Marcelo Giugale

Have you ever wondered why, sometimes, poverty continues to increase in countries that grow super-fast? Take the case of India, a model of economic take-off.

Lowering the Speed Limit for World Economic Growth

Jeffrey Rubin | Posted 08.07.2012 | Business
Jeffrey Rubin

Despite the best efforts of central banks and finance ministries, even unprecedented fiscal and monetary stimulus aren't enough to keep the global economic recovery from stalling.

At Davos, 'Dr. Doom' Stays Gloomy

AP | Posted 01.27.2012 | Business

DAVOS, Switzerland -- The economist widely acknowledged to have predicted the financial crash of 2008 holds little hope that global economic troubles ...

Private Firms Added More Jobs Than Expected In October

Reuters | Posted 01.03.2012 | Small Business

(By Leah Schnurr) - Private employers added more jobs than expected last month, though the lack of robust labor market growth reinforced the Federal R...

Rich Nations Not Adding Enough Jobs, World Bank Says

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (By Pedro Nicolaci da Costa) - Economic growth in the world's wealthier nations is still too slow to create enough jobs for the tens of mi...

Economic Growth Feeble Despite Stimulus Package

New York Times | PETER S. GOODMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The American economy expanded more slowly than expected from April to June, the government reported Thursday, while numbers for the last three months ...