Economic Anxiety Persists Despite Strong Economy

Source: AARP or prnewswire.com Survey from AYA, AARP Also Finds Social Security, Medicare Popular Across 3 Generations WASHINGTON, Sept. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — New survey results find Americans across three generations have major concerns about their personal finances, debt levels, and the national economic picture, despite a growing economy. Across the generations Social Security and…

Government and Business Leaders Remain Optimistic about ASEAN Economic Outlook

Source: World Economic Forum Fon Mathuros, Head of Media, World Economic Forum: Tel.: +41 (0)79 201 0211; Email: fmathuro@weforum.org · Lessons learned from past crises have prepared region for emerging-market volatilities · ASEAN’s youthful demographics and rapid access to technology are fuelling domestic consumption and intraregional investments · Sound and prudent government policies, including investments…

America’s New Mainstream Economy to Be Introduced at L’ATTITUDE

Source: prweb.com Four-Day Business & Media Event Features Star-Studded Lineup of Global Leaders, Activists SAN DIEGO (PRWEB) AUGUST 23, 2018 A world-class slate of chief executives, entrepreneurs, celebrities, economists, educators, journalists, and policymakers will descend upon the Grand Hyatt in downtown San Diego from Sept. 8-11 to kick off L’ATTITUDE, a historic four-day business, media,…

Monetary Policy in a Changing Economy

Source: The Federal Reserve System August 24, 2018 Monetary Policy in a Changing Economy Chairman Jerome H. Powell At “Changing Market Structure and Implications for Monetary Policy,” a symposium sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Jackson Hole, Wyoming Thank you for the opportunity to speak here today. Fifteen years ago, during the…

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. Increased in July 2018

Source: The Conference Board or prnewswire.com The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. Increased in July Economy Will Continue Expanding Through Second Half NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. increased 0.6 percent in July to 110.7 (2016 = 100), following a…

India’s Strong Economy Continues to Lead Global Growth

Source: IMF IMF COUNTRY FOCUS India’s Strong Economy Continues to Lead Global Growth August 8, 2018 India’s economy is picking up and growth prospects look bright—partly thanks to the implementation of recent policies, such as the nationwide goods and services tax. As one of the world’s fastest-growing economies—accounting for about 15 percent of global growth—India’s…

Wonder Where to Make the Most Cash in the Gig Economy?

Source: FitSmallBusiness.com or prnewswire.com itSmallBusiness.com lists the 15 best cities for gig economy jobs in 2018 Cities with high demand for service industry apps are winners NEW YORK, July 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — As FitSmallBusiness.com, the digital business publication, established in a recent study, it’s all about the gig economy now. Freelancers contribute nearly $1.4…