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Federal Reserve official aims for 6.5% unemployment | WTVR.com ...

Federal Reserve official aims for 6.5% unemployment | WTVR.com ... | Controlling the Economy | Scoop.it
The Fed has kept interest rates near zero since late 2008 in an effort to stimulate the economy.
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France unemployment rate hits record

France unemployment rate hits record | Controlling the Economy | Scoop.it
The French government says the unemployment rate in the country has hit a record 14-year high.
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U.K.'s Green Investment Bank Starts With Two Projects - Bloomberg

U.K.'s Green Investment Bank Starts With Two Projects - Bloomberg | Controlling the Economy | Scoop.it
U.K.'s Green Investment Bank Starts With Two ProjectsBloombergThe U.K. government's 3 billion- pound ($4.8 billion) Green Investment Bank will open in Edinburgh today, announcing two projects it's supporting.
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BBC News - Today - Should Bank of England write off government debt?

BBC News - Today - Should Bank of England write off government debt? | Controlling the Economy | Scoop.it
The Bank of England now owns one third of all UK government bonds in existence.
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The eurozone’s double-dip recession is entirely self-made.

The eurozone’s double-dip recession is entirely self-made. | Controlling the Economy | Scoop.it
This month the eurozone returned to recession, three years after it emerged from the deep recession of 2008-09. Paul De Grauwe argues that the current situation has been produced by policy failures...
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Monetary Policy in Challenging Times - Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

Monetary Policy in Challenging Times - Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago | Controlling the Economy | Scoop.it
[Description text goes here] (RT @ChicagoFed: #CharlesLEvans: A threshold of 6-1/2% for the unemployment rate & an inflation safeguard of 2-1/2% would be appropriate http://t.co/5t4SCTve...)...
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A United Fiscal Policy for Europe?: EU explores new eurozone budget

A United Fiscal Policy for Europe?: EU explores new eurozone budget | Controlling the Economy | Scoop.it
EU leaders meeting in Brussels next week will consider creating a separate budget for the 17-nation eurozone, in a drive to unite fiscal policy.
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Further QE on the way?: UK service sector growth 'slows'

Further QE on the way?: UK service sector growth 'slows' | Controlling the Economy | Scoop.it
Activity in the UK service sector grew at its slowest pace in almost two years in October, a survey suggests.
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