Bloomberg: Erdogan Says Turkey Faces ‘Economic Sabotage’ as Lira Plunges. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday said his political enemies are trying to sabotage the economy by speculating on the stock market, foreign exchange rate and interest rates after failing to overthrow his administration in July. Show More Summary
Ford Motor Company CEO Mark Fields doesn’t have kind words for the Environmental Protection Agency’s surprise decision to keep long-term fuel economy targets in place. A mid-term review of corporate average fuel economy (CAFE) targets...Show More Summary
While PM has been praised for his intentions, he is facing flak from political opponents and prominent economists.
Regardless of your political leanings, there is one thing anyone who believes in America can agree on: Job creation is the lifeblood of our economy. Studies from the academics, US Census Bureau and Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation have found that new businesses account for nearly all net new job growth [...]
This whole President schtick is a walk in the park.
Thomas Allen Horne: _[Property Rights and Poverty: Political Argument in Britain, 1605-1834]_: "To appeal to laissez-faire on all occasions, [J.R. McCulloch wrote]... >>savors more of the policy of a parrot than of a statesman or philosopher... Show More Summary
A government riven by feuding faces a shaky global economy and a referendum on Britain's role in Europe. Those events have been unfolding in real life — and on the … Click to Continue »
Presumably for political reasons, the US Environmental Protection Agency has moved to extend the current vehicle fuel economy CAFE standards in place through 2025, according to an email sent to CleanTechnica US EPA Moves To Keep Current...Show More Summary
Here. If you’re a Christian who voted for Trump, I understand your concerns — jobs, the economy, health care, national security, frustration with the political status quo. What I don’t understand is your heart. All factors considered,...Show More Summary
LONDON — Prominent MPs from all of Britain's main political parties are calling for the government to "put UK membership of the Single Market at the heart of their negotiating strategy" for Brexit or risk damaging the economy. Labour's...Show More Summary
Jim Tankersley, writing for The Washington Post: In the modern era of presidential politics, no candidate has ever won the popular vote by more than Hillary Clinton did this year, yet still managed to lose the electoral college. In that...Show More Summary
The death of Fidel Castro will hopefully accelerate the movement away from leftist economic policies, reducing waste in energy production and increasing oil production.
As Venezuela sinks deeper into political crisis, its economy is close to collapse. With hyperinflation, food shortages, malnutrition and extreme poverty, daily life for Venezuelans is becoming increasingly tough. Our reporters went to meet them. Venezuelans have been going hungry for months. The queues in the half-empty supermarkets are getting longer and locals say they […]
There has been a great deal written in recent months about the impact of political movements such as the Trump presidency and the British exit from the European Union on the economies of America and Britain respectively. Much of these...Show More Summary
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Who bears the risk? That is a fundamental question of our political system. In the United States, we are a mixed economy where there is a mixture of private risk bearing and public risk bearing. All industrialized nations have a mixed economy where there is public and private risk bearing. The difference is the split […]
LES CAYES, Haiti (Reuters) - Haiti holds a long-delayed presidential election on Sunday that its people hope will lift the economy after a devastating hurricane and more than a year of political instability.
We look at the effect of South Korea's political scandal and the challenges facing the country's economy.
Spurs coach doesn't have political experience, but knows diplomacy, military and economy
President Barack Obama predicted that global politics in Western democracies like the United States and parts of Europe were in for a rough patch due to changing economies and social media. "I think our politics everywhere is going to...Show More Summary