Economy

Australia is banking on China’s economy to take off, but headwinds are looming

If you want a hint at the pace of China’s economic recovery and how it might lift the Australian economy, look to the sky, says one veteran Chinese and Australian businessman. Witness in particular the expansion of flights between the two countries, especially those operated by China Eastern Airlines from Shanghai, China’s financial might. “Among …

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State of the Country 2023: Bank Executives Watch as They Take Care of the Economy - Talk Business & Politics

State of the Country 2023: Bank Executives Watch as They Take Care of the Economy – Talk Business & Politics

According to an executive at Arvest Bank — one of the largest banks in the state with nearly $26 billion in assets — the economy and its impact on businesses and consumers is a critical concern that deserves attention heading into a new year. “I don’t expect a full economic recovery until late 2023 or …

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Optimism is growing in the global economy but business remains cautious

Optimism is growing in the global economy but business remains cautious

This article is an on-site version of the Disrupt Times newsletter. Sign up here to get our newsletter sent straight to your inbox three times a week The most important news of the day Microsoft announced 10,000 job cuts, highlighting the struggles American companies are feeling even as economic data turns promising. The Bank of …

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Wall Street vet: Why the US economy is headed for a hoped-for 'soft landing' in 2023 |  pulse

Wall Street vet: Why the US economy is headed for a hoped-for ‘soft landing’ in 2023 | pulse

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China's highly effective global hegemony is intensifying the death economy

China’s highly effective global hegemony is intensifying the death economy

After publishing the first two editions of Confessions of an Economic Hitman Trilogy, I’ve been invited to speak at global summits. I met heads of state and their senior advisors from many countries. Two particularly interesting venues were conferences in the summer of 2017 in Russia and Kazakhstan, where I joined a group of speakers …

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This procedural tool can prevent Kevin McCarthy from blowing up the economy

This procedural tool can prevent Kevin McCarthy from blowing up the economy

Kevin McCarthy won the House speakership in part by making himself hostage to die-hard Republicans, pledging a high-stakes showdown over issues such as funding the government and preventing a breach of the debt ceiling. And he can use his power over the House agenda to make good on that promise, blocking bills on these topics …

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Collateral Attorney Employment in a Weak Economy: Divergent Trends Across Practice Areas--Above the Law

Collateral Attorney Employment in a Weak Economy: Divergent Trends Across Practice Areas–Above the Law

2022 saw a decline In the lateral hiring of lawyers, as inflation and high interest rates slowed corporate activity and lending, law firms found themselves overstaffed after record hiring in 2021. Unfortunately, we’ve also seen layoffs recently, mainly by companies that rely particularly heavily on technology. Strip is currently besieged. Despite these developments, overall levels …

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