Friday, May 27, 2016 - 1:46pm
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After the Financial Crisis, it’s understandable that many people harbor resentment for the financial community. But Medium’s Mike Yu recently defended financial markets.

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Education, Economics, General
Friday, May 27, 2016 - 1:39pm
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June 6–7, U.S. and Chinese officials will be sitting down to discuss monetary policy, and the stakes for both nations have never been higher.

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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 1:14pm

The long weekend beckons, but before it starts there’s updated U.S. growth data, a Janet Yellen speech, and disappointing economic news from China to ponder.

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News, Economics, Markets
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 11:28am
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Trulia is out with a list of the best job markets for recent grads. Do you call one of the top cities home?

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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 10:49am
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Do you want to become a billionaire? What about running a company? Ever wondered if you’d get richer making it to CEO or as a money manager? Well, Benzinga’s got some pointers for you.

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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 10:42am

Pending Home Sales Index crushed it in May. The index exploded 5.1 percent, the best Month-On-Month percent change in almost two years. The actual Index of Pending Home Sales blew out the historical data, surging to 116.3, beating the prior high of 111.2 from late April 2014.

Month-On-Month Percent Change In Pending Home Sales

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Economics
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 9:05am
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Hillary Clinton is getting ready for a heated presidential race. Below is a look at two pieces of news that demonstrate while Clinton may be working her popular appeal, she's still a serious contender and this second presidential election run is more serious than her first.

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Politics, Economics, General
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 8:18am
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Businessman and former governor of New Mexico, Gary Johnson, could be the next Libertarian Party nominee for president of the United States, same as in the 2012 election. While he has not been elected as the nominee yet, his chances are high ahead of this weekend’s decision.

First off: Who’s this guy many Americans have never heard of?

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Politics, Economics, General
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 1:26pm
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The most recent numbers from the Philadelphia Fed’s state coincident indexes show that the majority of U.S. states have experienced economic growth in the past three months.

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Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 3:25pm
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Slowing economic growth in China may be the single biggest reason why the S&P 500 hasn’t made a new all-time high in over a year. Investors around the world are worried about what will happen with China’s staggering $30 trillion of debt if the world’s largest emerging market economy hits the skids.

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