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Food prices are skyrocketing, and it's changed the way we eat |  CNN Business

Food prices are skyrocketing, and it’s changed the way we eat | CNN Business

New York CNN Business — Lisa Altman prided herself on being able to eat whatever she wanted without worrying too much about the price. When she was growing up, seconds weren’t served and side dishes were rare. “My mom had a budget every week and she stuck to it,” she said. “As I got older …

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Stocks crash and rates rise.  It's painful, but we're heading back to normal.

Stocks crash and rates rise. It’s painful, but we’re heading back to normal.

Stocks and bonds fall. Housing has weakened. And I haven’t heard a word about non-fungible cartoon monkey tokens in maybe three months. Strategists are now turning their attention to some truly bizarre assets – two I spoke with last week recommended buying long-dated Treasuries. One also said he favors stocks of companies that generate money, …

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The pound plunges after the publication of the budget of the new British government

The pound plunges after the publication of the budget of the new British government

Britain’s newly formed government unveiled its budget plans on Friday morning – and the reaction from global financial markets is more than stunning. Why is this important: Essentially, the markets treat the UK as they treat emerging markets, which are seen as not having the same reliable and disciplined economic policy-setting institutions as wealthier nations. …

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Powell says job market will have to suffer for inflation to fall

Fed’s fight against inflation could cost 1.2 million US jobs

The data, however, does not mince words. The Fed’s latest economic projections, released on Wednesday alongside a massive third straight interest rate hike of 75 basis points, show the central bank expects the country’s unemployment rate to hit 4.4% next year. — down from 3.7% in August – and potentially up to 5%. Assuming no …

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Climate activists want Biden to fire the head of the World Bank.  here's why

Climate activists want Biden to fire the head of the World Bank. here’s why

Activists unfurled a banner calling David Malpass a climate denier at World Bank headquarters after he refused to say whether he believed man-made emissions contributed to global warming. Olivier Douliery/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Olivier Douliery/AFP via Getty Images Activists unfurled a banner calling David Malpass a climate denier at World Bank …

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The Crypto Correction Shows the Market is Working

The Crypto Correction Shows the Market is Working

Text size Crypto regulation must address the real issues of money laundering, sanction evasion, terrorist financing and other criminal behavior, as well as the implications of this new technology for the traditional monopoly of nation states on monetary policy. The time of dreams About the authors: JAmil N. Jaffer is the founder and executive director …

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The Crypto Correction Shows the Market is Working

The Crypto Correction Shows the Market is Working

Text size Crypto regulation must address the real issues of money laundering, sanction evasion, terrorist financing and other criminal behavior, as well as the implications of this new technology for the traditional monopoly of nation states on monetary policy. The time of dreams About the authors: JAmil N. Jaffer is the founder and executive director …

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