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2014-06-11 23:02:15

The 2014 State New Economy Index measures how states and regions are performing in the "New Economy," while offering policy reforms which can spur innovation-based economic growth. The index, produced by the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), ranks states on a series of indicators that analyze the economic environment for success in the 21st century. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 The New Economy, marked by globalization, technological innovation and...

2014-06-11 12:24:49

NEW YORK, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Roubini Global Economics today announced the release of its latest Global Outlook, titled "Who's Afraid of the 'Lowflation' Trap?" Spanning a host of countries, regions and asset classes, the Outlook integrates the firm's key projections, unique policy insight and top-down macro-market views in an easy-to-consume format for financial, corporate, government and academic clients. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130918/NY82562LOGO "In our...

2014-06-11 00:21:05

SINGAPORE, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Contrary to popular belief, ultra wealthy individuals do not necessarily all inherit their wealth, attend Ivy League universities, own superyachts or private jets, or emerge unscathed from the impact of economic cycles. These are some of the common myths debunked by Wealth-X, the world's leading ultra high net worth (UHNW) intelligence and prospecting firm, in a special report released today. The report shows that only 19% of the global UHNW...

2014-06-09 12:34:15

Millennials Show Most Resilience after Great Recession vs. Gen X and Boomers ATLANTA, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Many consumers in America continue to believe in the "American Dream" despite the lingering economic conditions, but find that their standard of living has been significantly impacted since the Great Recession. The survey, commissioned by Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE: AAN), found that 42 percent still believe the American Dream is alive and well but 53 percent believe that they now live...

2014-06-04 12:22:29

Asian Cities To Fuel Economic Expansion, According to Economist Intelligence Unit Report Commissioned by InvestKL LONDON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a series of six new reports released Monday to a select audience in London, The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) revealed dynamic growth across Asian industries, reinforcing the view that the balance of economic power is shifting eastward. The EIU's "industry dynamism" barometer, commissioned by InvestKL (Greater Kuala Lumpur's investment...

2014-06-04 08:26:05

WASHINGTON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Full Disclosure Network(R) continues its historic Internet TV series examining the Federal Reserve System and its proper role in an interview with Allan Meltzer, Ph.D., Professor, Carnegie Mellon Tepper Graduate School of Business, Senior Fellow at Hoover Institute, and author of a three-volume history of the Federal Reserve. Watch the 2-minute preview video here in Segment 1 of 6. Dr. Meltzer explains that attempting to abolish the...

2014-06-03 23:08:10

Debt Consolidation USA discuss how consumers can lower personal debt. The article explains some tips that can help households aggressively reduce debt. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Debt Consolidation USA shared in an article published last June 02, 2014 how consumers can aggressively lower down personal debt. The article titled “5 Steps To Aggressively Lower Your Debt Balance” shared some tips and insights on how to achieve lowering down and ultimately paying off debt. The...

2014-06-03 08:39:11

LOS ANGELES, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Certificates of deposit were once a reliable source of interest for low-risk savers, but a new GOBankingRates poll has uncovered that Americans expect higher interest rates than are offered by most CD accounts today. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130926/LA86996LOGO Of the 1,501 survey participants who were asked "What interest rate would you need to put your savings in a certificate of deposit account (CD) for two years?," 51.3 percent...

2014-06-02 20:23:25

BURLINGTON, Wash., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite a worsening labor shortage in Washington State, Sakuma Brothers Farms announced today that it has decided to not participate in the federal government's H-2A Guest Worker program in 2014. The company had applied for the program but notified the federal government over the weekend that it has decided to not participate. "The last year was a very difficult year for our family, our family business and our community. Since the season...

2014-05-29 16:24:29

TORONTO, May 29(th), 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 June 4, 2014. Looking ahead, the Council called for the Bank to hold the target at 1.00 percent through the fall of this year, but called for a target of 1.25 by June 2015. The MPC provides an...


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  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
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