Posts Tagged ‘united’

Weaker Dollar Seen as Unlikely to Cure Joblessness

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

A weakening currency traditionally helps a country raise its exports and create more jobs for its workers. But the declining value of the dollar may not help the United States increase economic growth as much as it might have in the past. The New York Times reports.

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Weaker Dollar Seen as Unlikely to Cure Joblessness

Geithner: US Won’t Seek to Weaken Dollar to Spur Growth

Wednesday, November 10th, 2010

The United States would never deliberately weaken its currency to grow its economy, U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner told CNBC on Thursday.

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Geithner: US Won’t Seek to Weaken Dollar to Spur Growth

US Efforts on Currency Gain Little Support From IMF

Saturday, October 9th, 2010

The United States led a drive on Saturday for the IMF to take a more assertive role in refereeing disputes over currencies and ensuring that national economic policies don’t disrupt global growth.

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Have Jobs Become a Leading Indicator?

Sunday, August 1st, 2010

The job market, often described as reacting in slow-motion to shifts in the pace of economic growth, may actually be a pretty solid indicator of the United States’ prospects.

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Have Jobs Become a Leading Indicator?

Greek US Dollar Bond Sale? It May Hinge on Aid Package

Tuesday, April 6th, 2010

Greece will have to show that it has a firm plan to resolve its debt crisis if it wants to attract new investors for an upcoming bond sale in the United States, top U.S. investors said on Tuesday.

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Obama’s Stimulus Plan Halted Freefall: White House

Tuesday, February 16th, 2010

President Barack Obama Saturday touted the importance of long-term deficit reduction, saying the United States must go through its budget line by line and figure out ways to save money.

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