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Young People Face Worst Job Market in 50 Years

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Young people in the U.S. are experiencing more difficulties starting their careers than at any time in the last 50 years. This comes despite a…read more

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Cyprus Bailout the Latest in Eurozone Woes

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Published March 28, 2013 A solution was reached Monday, March 25, to avert a large-scale banking crisis that has overtaken the small island nation of…read more

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Bailout Saves Cyprus from Potential Bankruptcy Plunge

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Click here to download video The country of Cyprus avoided bankruptcy yesterday after it agreed to terms for a financial bailout from its partners in…read more

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What is sequestration? – Lesson Plan

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Subject(s): Economics, U.S. Estimated Time: One 45-minute class period Grade Level: 10-12th Objective: Students Will: Learn the definition of sequestration. Learn about government budgets, spending…read more

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The housing crisis: GDP, housing Bubble and recession – Lesson Plan

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By Senior Economics Correspondent Paul Solman Subject(s) Economics, Math, Economic History Grade Level 9-12 Objective Help students understand the housing bubble and the current U.S.…read more

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