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9.13.17

Meet the factory workers trying to kill Greece's capitalist system

Meet the factory workers trying to kill Greece's capitalist system

7.13.17

R.I.P. Trump’s promise to grow the economy by 4% a year

As most economists know, three is as smaller number than four.

7.4.17

The Stats Behind Joey Chestnut Eating Too Many Goddamn Hot Dogs

That's a stupid amount of hot dogs.

4.18.17

Trump still hasn't given the U.S. economy a reason to pick up

President Donald Trump and Congressional Republicans relentlessly run their mouths about their ability to “get the economy going again.” But they’ve yet to produce or enact any ideas that would generate results.

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9.21.16

Overusing Antibiotics Could Cost the World Trillions of Dollars

The United Nations says antimicrobial resistance is already taking a toll on our health, and GDP.

8.26.16

American consumers are the only reason the economy is still growing

Corporations are lagging but consumers are spending big on cars, recreational vehicles

9.1.15

Russia's Economy Is a Mess — and Its Problems Aren't Going Away

As the value of Russia's currency declines and its citizens endure a deepening recession, it's unclear how the country will manage what could be its longest slump in decades.

1.28.15

How Greece Could Change the Future of Europe

Syriza's election victory is the biggest breakthrough in the painfully slow-motion process of European voters reclaiming their democratic input on fundamental economic policy issues.

12.10.13

Ranking the Arts By How Much They Contribute to America’s GDP

A government report on the arts invites a shouting match. Also: video games.

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