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  1. Slow Growth: A Tale of Two Theories

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    Fri, 22 May 2015

    GDP growth was a paltry 0.2% and will likely be revised into negative territory after accounting for the latest trade deficit numbers reported in early May. But this “news” is hardly new. Slow economic growth has been a staple of what

  2. The Goldilocks Employment Report

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    Sat, 9 May 2015

    widening in more than 20 years. Well, that conveniently leaves out the fact that the February number was one of the best trade deficit numbers in a long time, too. Averaging February and March data, the deficit was little changed. Also, not often

  3. India to seek end to non-tariff barriers during Modi's China visit

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    Fri, 8 May 2015

    NEW DELHI, May 8 (Reuters) - India will seek abolition of non-tariff barriers during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to China next week, officials said, as part of efforts to reduce a widening trade deficit and boost local industry.

  4. UPDATE 2-Vietnam devalues dong to support exports after posting trade deficit

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    Thu, 7 May 2015

    * Dong to fall 3.1 pct in 2015 vs 1.4 decline last year-ANZ (Adds more comments)

  5. Can the EU Solve the Greek Puzzle While Pushing for Growth?

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    Wed, 6 May 2015

    deficit reached 15.2% of GDP. Greece’s economy was not competitive enough to cope with that shock and its growing trade deficit made its external, public and private debts rise to non-sustainable levels, as it also happened in other European

  6. REFILE-Record Canada trade deficit masks non-energy export strength

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    Wed, 6 May 2015

    OTTAWA, May 6 (Reuters) - A record Canadian trade deficit in March caused by plunging oil prices has masked an encouraging trend - strength in non-energy exports that the central bank is counting on to revive economic growth.

  7. Wall St. ends lower on weak trade data; investors eye Fed

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    Tue, 5 May 2015

    (Reuters) - U.S. stocks finished sharply lower on Tuesday after a surprisingly wide March U.S. trade deficit raised concerns that the economy shrank in the first quarter.

  8. S.Africa's rand recovers as U.S. trade deficit dampens dollar

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    Tue, 5 May 2015

    JOHANNESBURG, May 5 (Reuters) - South Africa's rand firmed on Tuesday after a mixed batch of U.S. economic data stoked uncertainty about the pace of interest rate increases in the United States,...

  9. U.S. trade data points to first-quarter economic contraction

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    Tue, 5 May 2015

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A surge in imports lifted the U.S. trade deficit in March to its highest level in nearly 6-1/2 years, suggesting the economy contracted in the first quarter.

  10. From Barron’s, May 4, 2015 (Part 2)

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    Sat, 2 May 2015

    by strangers you beg to take. Data this week: Factory orders on Monday; ISM non-manufacturing, international trade deficit on Tuesday; Q1 productivity on Wednesday; job cuts announcements, consumer credit on Thursday; wholesale inventories

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