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The global economy is still pretty good. U.S. unemployment down to 4.7 percent is very good. China's still looking bubbly. Unless it goes very pear-shaped on the global front, it doesn't look too bad.
Hilary Cook
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The world has changed dramatically, with globalization and free trade, moving from an industrial economy to an information economy, ... But while that's been happening, K-12 education hasn't changed at all. Meanwhile, China's graduating five times as many engineers as we are, and you look at India and you get alarmed.
Eli Broad
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There is a direct link between the federal tax cut of 2001 and state tax increases in 2003. When the federal government's mistakes force states to raise their taxes, it not only robs Peter to pay Paul, but it hurts hard-working families and it undermines our economy's strength.
Senator Kerry
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The situation today is so different than in the '70s. The laws are different, and people's understanding about economics is different. I don't see any serious move for such controls.
Bruce Bartlett
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It's absolutely stunning. It certainly shows that the economy is continuing to show very strong growth.
Bruce Bartlett
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There's more consensus . . . within the economics profession about how the world works than there was in the 1950s, '60s and '70s.
Allan Meltzer
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If the economy slows, sectors that do the best are health care, energy and consumer staples.
Bruce Bittles
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After that, as energy growth slows, it will all depend on the health of the national economy and that, in turn, will largely depend upon the fate of the housing market.
Barton Smith
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Making important energy policy that affects national security, the economy and public health is too important to be done behind the closed doors of a conference committee that avoids public hearings or the scrutiny of the full committees of each chamber. This is coming at a time when members of both parties are talking about their commitment to reform Congress to make their work more transparent and to curtail the influence of lobbyists.
Mark Rodgers
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It's not just frivolous lawsuits that weigh down the economy; the ever-increasing cost of health insurance does, too.
Bill Owens
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[In short, it's the good economy, stupid.] There is widespread perception that other forces have contributed to the economic recovery, whether it's the New Economy or [Federal Reserve Chairman Alan] Greenspan, ... The challenge for Gore is to make sure his administration gets credit.
Bruce Cain
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The perception is turning toward the fact that the economy is slowing and we can still continue to grow even if the economy grows at 5 percent.
Peter Cardillo
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They (consumers) are largely tapped out. When interest rates start to go up, the perception of the economy goes down for average consumers.
Joel Naroff
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The earnings implications are probably immaterial, but perception of UPS as a new economy supply chain information provider is real.
Ed Wolfe
#Economy

It is a little surprising given the strength of the economy that there is a perception - at least among some of the public - that the economy is not very good.
Edward Lazear
#Economy

Franklin D. Roosevelt
We have always known that heedless self-interest was bad morals; we now know that it is bad economics.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
#Economy

They are the growth engines of the economy and there are no incentives for them to become part of the formal economy.
Abri Meiring
#Economy

The economy is rebalancing. This year, only about 13 percent of job growth has been in housing.
Douglas Duncan
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The economy is paralyzed. We can't buy groceries because no one will give us credit. Taxi drivers, won't give us a ride, because we don't have money.
Abu Mohammed
#Economy

Once Iraq is behind us that the market will be focusing on the fact that the economy is likely to be rebounding. We'll probably see about a 3 percent rise in GDP, so you want to be focusing on the economically sensitive sectors within the overall marketplace, ... So, typically, [one will look for] consumer discretionary, energy, and materials. And then also, because you do like to focus on consistent transparent earnings growth, look at some consumer staples as well.
Sam Stovall
#Economy

I think the economy will surprise us on the upside because of what the Fed has done.
David Sowerby
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Ken Goldstein
The recovery in the leading index could indicate that the economy is poised for growth by late summer. There appears to be enough economic demand to end the slide in industrial production, though no strong rebound appears in sight.
Ken Goldstein
#Economy

Now that the world economy is on firmer footing, investors have grown skeptical that rapid growth can coexist with tame inflation.
Adam Blankman
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Even as a moderate slowing in US growth looms, growth prospects have improved for other engines of the world economy.
Joyce Chang
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If we see them increasing their outlook for the world economy in terms of growth and we see that feed into Canada, it may justify another rate hike to 4.50.
John Anania
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China is emerging as a key growth engine for the world economy, contributing over a quarter of total global growth in recent years, more than any other country. The downside for U.S. consumers and businesses is that this is forcing global commodity prices higher.
Scott Anderson
#Economy

The language will give you an insight into whether there has been a shift in their feelings on the economy and on rates, or whether they feel they are getting to a reasonable level and they want to give themselves more flexibility.
Adam Brown
#Economy

Ralph Waldo Emerson
Commerce is a game of skill which everyone cannot play and few can play well.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Australia has a split economy. The resources sector is booming, but the rest of the economy is slowing.
Adam Carr
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If prices remain where they are, and the rest of the economy performs well, that won't be the end of the world,
Sung Sohn
#Economy