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TOP 10 Countries with the MOST Public Debt as % of GDP 2011 (YTD)

France is taking a crash course in global recession 101 as it struggles to maintain its prized AAA credit rating and help support the European Union’s interconnected banking system. So far, the Gallic government has yet to start writing checks … Continue reading

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U.S. Recession Abated as Economic Forecasts Improve

The U.S. has likely dodged a recession for now, even though it’s too early to sound the all- clear for the economy. A string of stronger-than-projected statistics — capped by the news on Oct. 7 of a 103,000 rise in … Continue reading

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