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Americans’ attitudes toward the economy hold steady despite disappointing inflation reports
Washington CNN  —  Americans haven’t felt any better about the economy these past few months, but they haven’t felt any worse either. That’s striking because disappointing inflation reports have...

Middle class wiped out: Half of Myanmar’s people forced into poverty by civil war, UN report finds
CNN  —  Once considered among the most promising economies in Southeast Asia with a growing middle class, Myanmar is now suffering from soaring levels of poverty as a devastating civil war drives...

The Fed might not be done raising interest rates just yet
CNN  —  Interest rate cuts have been the main focus for Wall Street ever since the end of last year, when Federal Reserve officials indicated they intended to lower rates. But stubborn inflation...

Wall Street wants answers from big banks about the economy
A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business’ Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can sign up right here. You can listen to an audio version of the newsletter by clicking the...

Banks Have Another Reason to Scale Back CRE Lending
The pressure that banks are feeling from CRE loans has become a regular observation by the...

Red flag for the job market? Behind booming employment gains, white-collar hiring slows
...has been propped up by a dire housing shortage and recently easing mortgage rates. Analysts say that’s not enough to juice hiring in the months ahead. “How long can two to four industries sustain...

How The Hotter-Than-Expected Inflation Report Could Hurt The Job Market
pm EDT The Consumer Price Index is coming in hot, as evidenced in the new CPI report by the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics. The data suggests that inflation remains stubbornly high, which...

Some Fed officials worry inflation remains stubbornly high, minutes show
Washington CNN  —  Federal Reserve officials said during their March policymaking meeting that inflation will likely continue to slow this year, according to minutes released Wednesday, but some...

Biden defends his handling of the economy amid latest rough inflation numbers
Washington CNN  —  President Joe Biden defended his handling of the economy hours after a key economic report found that progress on slowing inflation has stalled, a continued bane on Biden’s...

With inflation back up, the long-predicted storm clouds in the economy may actually be forming
New York CNN  —  Progress on inflation is moving in the wrong direction. The latest Consumer Price Index, released Wednesday, showed that annual inflation ticked up to 3.5% in March from 3.2% in...