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Housing is still hurting the economy

It looks like housing and mortgages are still dragging down the economy. U.S. economic growth partially depends on people borrowing money to buy houses, but that’s dropping. Nick Timiraos wrote for the Wall Street...

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Bloomberg News seeks Fed reporter

Bloomberg News is looking for an energetic reporter with sharp news judgment to cover the world’s most important central bank, the Federal Reserve. This demanding and high-profile beat calls for excellence in a wide...

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Reuters hires new Fed reporter

Reuters Washington bureau chief Marilyn Thompson and Washington economics editor Tim Ahmann sent out the following announcement on Monday: We are pleased to announce that Howard Schneider, who until recently was at the Washington...

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WSJ expands economics news team

The following announcement was sent out Thursday by Washington bureau chief Gerald Seib and economics editor Neil King: We’re delighted to announce new appointments and hires that will bring added heft and fresh skills...

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Yellen works to reassure markets

After her debut to mixed results, Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen worked to clarify her earlier comments on how long the Fed would continue its easy money policy. Bloomberg had this story by...

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WSJ economics team adds two reporters

Wall Street Journal economics editor Neil King sent out the following staff announcement on Monday: We’re pleased to announce two big additions to the Journal’s expanding economics team: Nick Timiraos, Journal housing reporter extraordinaire,...