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If you want to know how the economy is doing, look inside America’s mouth

Big data provided by business intelligence app Sikka says that economic performance can be predicted by dental hygiene. And we're headed for a downturn.> Tech News Headlines – Yahoo News

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Ebola outbreak could cost West African economy $32.6bn, World Bank warns – The Guardian

The Guardian Ebola outbreak could cost West African economy $ 32.6bn, World Bank warnsThe GuardianWorld Bank president Jim Yong Kim has urged the international community to respond decisively to the Ebola outbreak. Photograph: Paul. J Richards/AFP/Getty Images. Angela Monaghan and … Continue reading

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Weighing The Week Ahead: Will Global Weakness Drag Down The U.S. Economy?

By Jeff Miller: Last week was all about data. This week will be the opposite. The calendar already dished up the big news, and the major earnings reports are still a week away. Meanwhile, we have more conferences and speeches … Continue reading

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RX For Revisionist Bunkum: A Lehman Bailout Wouldn’t Have Saved The Economy

By David Stockman: Here come the revisionists with new malarkey about the 2008 financial crisis. No less august a forum than the New York Times today carries a front page piece by journeyman financial reporter James Stewart suggesting that Lehman … Continue reading

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US economy grows 4.6%

Second-quarter revision confirms robust recovery Asia homepage

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‘Risk off’ prevails as economy fears rise

Concerns about waning Chinese growth are suppressing demand for commodities, encouraging profit-taking in stocks and boosting sovereign bonds Asia homepage

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US urges EU to do more to aid its economy

US calls on eurozone to boost short-term demand to stimulate growth, amid concerns the bloc could impede a global recovery Asia homepage

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Chinese economy faces more pressure

China’s government faces a steeper climb to meet its 7.5% annual economic growth target as industrial production decelerates Asia homepage

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US economy looks strongest since 2009

Non-farm payrolls data for August expected to show seventh rise in row, less than two weeks before an important US Federal Reserve meeting to update its economic outlook Asia homepage

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Factory data fuel fears for China economy

The Chinese government’s official purchasing manager’s index showed its first drop since February, sparks concerns that the slowdown could deepen Asia homepage

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