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2014-08-28 16:24:57

TORONTO, Aug. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - The C.D. Howe Institute's Monetary Policy Council (MPC) today recommended that the Bank of Canada keep its target for the overnight rate, the very short-term interest rate it targets for monetary policy purposes, at 1.00 percent at its next announcement on September 3, 2014. Looking ahead, the Council called for the Bank to hold the target at 1.00 percent through the spring of 2015, but called for a target of 1.50 a year from now. The MPC provides an...

2014-08-23 23:02:11

Debt Consolidation USA shares in an article recently published last August 22, 2014 some of the most common financial challenges a consumer goes through. The article explains where the budget is a little bit challenged. Miami, FL (PRWEB) August 23, 2014 Debt Consolidation USA shares in an article recently published last August 22, 2014 some of the most common financial challenges a consumer goes through. The article titled “Part 2: American Consumer Habits For 6 Different Financial...

2014-08-21 08:23:14

HOUSTON, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PacWest Consulting Partners forecasts strong market growth in the North American market for hydraulic fracturing services through 2016 due to robust drilling and completion (D&C) activity, with frac pricing increases expected through 2015. Tightening market conditions are resulting in supply chain constraints in key growth plays. Constraints in the availability of frac sand and the logistics capacity to transport the frac sand are leading...

2014-08-15 08:23:27

In a recent interview, San Francisco wage and hour lawyer Eric Grover outlined common violations committed by employers and what California employees should know. SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In a recent interview, San Francisco wage and hour lawyer Eric Grover outlined common violations committed by employers and what California employees should know. San Francisco, CA - Wage and hour laws in California can be confusing for many employees to understand. When trying to...

2014-08-14 08:25:25

WASHINGTON, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Economist Allan Meltzer, Ph.D who is a Senior Fellow at Hoover Institute, and author of a three-volume history of the Federal Reserve, is featured in this two minute preview video, describes his solution to avoid Big Bank Bail-outs in the future. Meltzer tells the Full Disclosure Network(R) how he is working with U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH), and David Vitter (R-LA) to help write a bill that would downsize banks to...

2014-08-13 12:24:58

TORONTO, Aug. 13, 2014 /CNW/ - The Bank of Canada (BoC) should carefully monitor the money supply to better predict inflation and track the effectiveness of its monetary policy, according to a new C.D. Howe Institute report. In "Money Still Matters: How the Bank of Canada Might Better Monitor Inflation," author Mati Dubrovinsky suggests the BoC should also pay particular attention to the possibility that the public's inflation expectations will shift below targeted inflation, and...

2014-08-04 12:26:55

LONDON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: United States Business Forecast Report Q4 2014 http://www.reportbuyer.com/countries/north_america/usa/united_states_business_forecast_report_q4.html Core Views T he US economy will accelerate slightly this year, with real GDP growth increasing to 2.1% from 1.9% in 2013. Stronger contributions from personal consumption expenditure growth will be offset somewhat by slower fixed investment...

2014-08-04 08:26:59

EPS up 9.8% to $1.35 MELVILLE, N.Y., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the world's largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health and medical practitioners, today reported record financial results for the quarter ended June 28, 2014. Net sales for the second quarter of 2014 were $2.6 billion, an increase of 9.3% compared with the second quarter of 2013. This consisted of 7.9% growth in local currencies and 1.4% growth...

2014-07-31 12:31:12

But 2014 Data Trending Better; Exports Remain Major Segment of State Economy LOS ANGELES, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new economic analysis finds that since the recession, the recovery of Oregon's export industry has lagged the recovery in the nation, and as a result, the state's share of total U.S. exports has declined. According to the analysis by Beacon Economics, from 1997 to 2008, the decade prior to the downturn, average real growth for exports was nearly 7% annually in Oregon and...

2014-07-30 12:27:08

TORONTO, July 30, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian economy continues to face serious macroeconomic challenges, the most important of which is addressing the burden of a slow-growth recovery, according to a report from the C.D. Howe Institute. In "What Now? Addressing the Burden of Canada's Slow-Growth Recovery", McGill University economist Christopher Ragan calls for Canadian policy makers to accept the likelihood of a continued slow-growth recovery over the next few years and to address its...


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