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One Man’s Opinion: Will Capital Expenditures Rise In Sectors That Can Take Advantage Of Cheap US Energy Prices?

The US economy is held back by slow growth in exports amid other struggling major economies, said Russ Koesterich, chief investment strategist at BlackRock Inc.  For much of the last 20 years, the US consumers have been the engine of … Continue reading

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One Man’s Opinion: Certain Sectors In The Economy Are Heating Up While Others Are Falling Behind

The biggest scar from the Great Recession is going to be a smaller labor force and less investment in the US, but it will be an expansion from the previous so-called new normal level, said Alan Krueger, an economics professor … Continue reading

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One Man’s Opinion: Will Growth In The Second Half Be Stronger?

The latest jobs report is positive as it shows the economy continues to heal though there is a lot of work that needs to be done, said Alan Krueger, a professor at the Princeton University and former chairman of the … Continue reading

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