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The trade war is now a currency war

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Trade showdown

Strong dollar undermines Trump on trade

by Mitchell Hartman Aug 5, 2019
The U.S. dollar offers a safe haven in times of investor uncertainty and fear.

After Boeing 737 Max grounding, demand for used planes takes off

by Jack Stewart Aug 5, 2019
Companies that want to sell planes turn to brokers, who work a little like real estate agents.

How businesses cope with tragedy

by Kimberly Adams Aug 5, 2019
Companies have to strike a delicate balance when they are caught up in a tragedy like a mass shooting.
Trade showdown

IMF's acting director on U.S. and China: "It takes two to tango"

by Kai Ryssdal Aug 5, 2019
"Both sides should sit down and talk more," says David Lipton of the International Monetary Fund.

Floods, fires and financial risk: What climate change could do to the financial system

by Kai Ryssdal and Bennett Purser Aug 5, 2019
A regulator warns the changing climate could cause a financial crisis.
Automatic Reply

Automatic Reply: "Don't be jealous"

by Maria Hollenhorst Aug 5, 2019
There's no vacation like a jury duty vacation.

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