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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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Argentina, trapped in an economic depression, gets something to cheer about in their World Cup victory

Argentina, trapped in an economic depression, gets something to cheer about in their World Cup victory

BUENOS AIRES – The World Cup Final is incredibly tense, if not the best ever. An exceptional victory for Argentina crowns the career of star Lionel Messi. New hope for a country in deep crisis. Argentina beat France on penalties after the match ended in a 3-3 draw, prompting hundreds of thousands of citizens to …

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Russia is destroying the Ukrainian economy, increasing the costs for the United States and its allies

Russia is destroying the Ukrainian economy, increasing the costs for the United States and its allies

KYIV, Ukraine — Two months of missile and drone attacks by Russia have devastated Ukraine’s critical infrastructure and blew a hole in expectations for the country’s war-torn economy. Before those strikes, Kyiv had projected that it would need at least $55 billion in foreign aid next year for basic expenses — more than the country’s …

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The Secretary of Energy sees enormous economic opportunities in the field of energy security, including various small businesses

The Secretary of Energy sees enormous economic opportunities in the field of energy security, including various small businesses

“An ecosystem that revolves around securing energy is an ecosystem of jobs. We will create 1 million jobs by 2030 in the United States in this energy space because of the inflation act,” Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm said at the Export-Import Bank 2022 conference in Washington, D.C. This was an hour or so after her …

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Why do we think we're in a recession when the data says otherwise |  CNN Business

Why do we think we’re in a recession when the data says otherwise | CNN Business

A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business’ Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can register over here. You can listen to an audio version of the newsletter by clicking on the same link. New York CNN Business – It seems like you can’t go anywhere these days without hitting your …

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