Headlines this week revealed a new nomination but an old hat at the Treasury, a new direction for an old-line grocer, and same-old, same-old at the ECB--for now, anyway.
Many central bank and corporate leaders were at least talking about, if not taking action this week.
Merk Funds' Axel Merk says the European Central Bank will spend and print less money than the Fed in the face of economic problems.
The European Central Bank has helped soothe short-term sovereign debt worries in Europe, but long-term competiveness must be improved for the crisis to fully fade away, says Morningstar's Dave Sekera.
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