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Are Older Americans Helped Or Hurt By Changing Inflation?
December 27, 1995 at 12:00 AM EDT
4906633903Are Older Americans Helped Or Hurt By Changing Inflation?From the December 27, 1995 edition of "The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer"1995-12-27 18:00:00disabled2325940277tpwfUgK08Ag184800What Brexit might do to the British economyNow that the UK has voted to leave the EU, one of the biggest remaining questions is how it will affect the British economy. Hari Sreenivasan sits down with London School of Economics professor Swati Dhingra, who has been studying the potential effects since the referendum was announced last year, to discuss.2016-06-25 17:59:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/RTX2H49E-320x196.jpg23657915123eoQ9HsQeqE184781Britain grappling with consequences of Brexit voteEuropean Union officials on Saturday began meeting on how to handle the eventual departure of Britain with uncertainties looming over trade immigration and security agreements. More than two million people in the UK have signed a petition calling for a second referendum as fears over the economic impact of the original vote continue. NewsHour’s Hari Sreenivasan reports from London.2016-06-25 17:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Untitled-320x196.png23657915059kGPfQfj65M184778What impact will Brexit have on U.S. trade policy?Britain is the U.S.’s closest diplomatic and military ally and top economic partner in Europe. One-fifth of U.S. exports to Europe go to the UK and so do half a billion dollars in direct investments. Senior editor of Foreign Policy magazine Cameron Abadi joins Alison Stewart to discuss the effects Brexit might have on business relations in the UK and Europe.2016-06-25 15:59:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/RTX2HZQE-320x196.jpg2365791516Qopq_N93utc
When high-level talks between the White House and Congress resume on Friday, one idea that's expecting to get close attention is adjusting the Consumer Price Index. Paul Solman reports on the proposal and its potential impact.
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