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NZ dollar rises to three-week high vs Aussie - Economy - NZ Herald News

NZ dollar rises to three-week high vs Aussie - Economy - NZ Herald News | Macroeconomics | Scoop.it
The New Zealand dollar rose to a three-week high against the Australian dollar overnight as investors bet the fundamentals for the kiwi are more favourable than for its Australian - New Zealand Herald...
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NZ dollar gains after weak US data - Economy - NZ Herald News

NZ dollar gains after weak US data - Economy - NZ Herald News | Macroeconomics | Scoop.it
The New Zealand dollar advanced after weaker-than-expected economic data in the US tempered expectations over how fast the Federal Reserve may start unwinding its monetary stimulus - New Zealand Herald...
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Business confidence soars to 5-year high - Business - NZ Herald News

Business confidence soars to 5-year high - Business - NZ Herald News | Macroeconomics | Scoop.it
New Zealand business confidence climbed to a new five-year high, with construction firms still the most upbeat on profits, hiring and investments even as their optimism softened - New Zealand Herald
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Spain young jobless rate hits 55%

Spain young jobless rate hits 55% | Macroeconomics | Scoop.it

Spain's unemployment rate jumped to a record 26% in the last three months of 2012, with the rate for young people out of work topping 55%.


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Eurozone unemployment at new record

Eurozone unemployment at new record | Macroeconomics | Scoop.it

The unemployment rate in the eurozone reached a new record high of 12.2% in April, with 19.38 million people now out of work.


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Economy lifts 0.2 per cent - Economy - NZ Herald News

Economy lifts 0.2 per cent - Economy - NZ Herald News | Macroeconomics | Scoop.it
The economy eked out growth of 0.2 per cent in the June quarter as a buoyant services sector offset the toll the drought took on agricultural production and manufacturing. - New Zealand Herald
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Brickies secure huge pay rises on back of new homes demand - The Independent

Brickies secure huge pay rises on back of new homes demand - The Independent | Macroeconomics | Scoop.it
Brickies secure huge pay rises on back of new homes demand The Independent Bricklayers' pay has surged 20% in the past six months as housebuilders struggle to keep up with a surge in demand for homes driven by the Government's Help to Buy scheme,...
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Boomtown, USA - Telegraph

Boomtown, USA - Telegraph | Macroeconomics | Scoop.it
People from all over the US are flocking to a small town in North Dakota to cash in on an oil boom driven by developments in shale fracking. But who benefits in the midst of an oil boom and who suffers?
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Who Makes Up the ‘Working Poor’ in America?

Who Makes Up the ‘Working Poor’ in America? | Macroeconomics | Scoop.it
Roughly 46 million people in the U.S. lived below the official poverty line in 2011.
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Australia's good life comes at a price

Australia's good life comes at a price | Macroeconomics | Scoop.it

The high cost of living in one of the only countries to come out of the financial crisis without a recession.


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Economics is easy to understand - a ten-year-old explains

Economics is easy to understand - a ten-year-old explains | Macroeconomics | Scoop.it
During the 2010 election campaign I heard the Sun columnist Kelvin Mackenzie talking about economics. “Economics is very complicated,” he said. “You have to be a genius to understand economics.” Th...

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Inflation, slowdown and rise in taxes make liquor consumption in India a ... - Economic Times

Inflation, slowdown and rise in taxes make liquor consumption in India a ... - Economic Times | Macroeconomics | Scoop.it
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Inflation, slowdown and rise in taxes make liquor consumption in India a costly affair.
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