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What economists get wrong about personal finance

In my defence, I didn’t get into financial trouble immediately after finishing my master’s degree in economics. It took months. I had a decently paid graduate job and was living within my means, so how did it happen? Simple: I had “cleverly” put all my sa

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Americans Usually Blame Republicans After Showdowns Over Federal Spending

Playing chicken with the national economy is not unusual for Congress and the president. There was the time that former President Donald Trump ground the government to a halt because he wanted money for his border wall. Oh, and the time that tea party Rep

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Adani scrambles to reassure investors

Erdoğan declares state of emergency in Turkey after deadly earthquake

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We are taking your questions for Cautionary Tales

I’m taking your questions! Do you have any queries about one of the stories we’ve covered? Are you curious about how we make the show? Or is there anything else you think I might be able to help with? I want to hear from you, so send any questions you mig

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