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India’s banking vigor stokes its economic boom

By Matthew Winkler India is solidifying its position as the fastest-growing economy among the Group of 20 nations, surpassing China since 2015 with a boost from a financial industry that is winning the confidence of global investors. Financial markets can improve living standards by channeling savings, allocating credit and reducing …

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Indonesia Struggles to Fire Up Its Economy

Start your day with what’s moving markets in Asia. Sign up here to receive our newsletter. Indonesia is at an impasse with the central bank and the government running out of policy space to fire up the economy. After six interest rate cuts last year, gross domestic product is growing at …

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Australia economy to regain altitude after weather trouble

Australia’s economy hit an air pocket early this year as bad weather took a toll on activity, but analysts polled by Reuters believe growth will pick up for both 2018 and 2019 and extend the country’s amazing run without recession.Economists estimated Australia’s A$1.7tn ($1.35tn) of annual gross domestic product (GDP) …

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Viewpoint: Justice helps economy

11:06 p.m. CT Feb. 26, 2017 As Americans, we grow up with an awareness that one of the most fundamental tenets of our democracy is our system of justice. The first sentence of our Constitution states that one of the document’s primary purposes is to “establish justice.” We associate justice …

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