Diane Swonk
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Economy
France's incumbent President and right-wing ruling party Union for a Popular Movement candidate for the French 2012 presidential election Nicolas Sarkozy speaks during a campaign meeting to present his project in Paris on April 5, 2012.
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Economy
Construction workers are seen atop a building of new apartments for sale in Alhambra, east of downtown Los Angeles on March 23, 2012 in Calif. Experts predict that the U.S. economy will continue to recover, setting it apart from Europe.
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World
Here, Greek Prime minister Lucas Papademos addresses lawmakers during the crucial vote in Athens.
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