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By Bella Isaacs-Thomas
With inflation at a 40-year high in the U.S., we are all spending more when we go to the store. But there is another dimension of inflation these days called "shrinkflation." Economics correspondent Paul Solman explains.
By Paul Solman, Diane Lincoln Estes
The number of Americans applying for unemployment aid fell again last week to the lowest level since the pandemic struck last year, further evidence that the job market and the broader economy are rebounding rapidly from the coronavirus recession.
By Paul Wiseman, Associated Press
After years of holding interest rates at a near-zero level, the Federal Reserve has entered a new phase of confidence in the "robustness of the economy and its resilience to shocks," according to Fed Chair Janet Yellen. Jeffrey Brown takes…
By PBS NewsHour
Most people think it's bad for business when companies speak out. But Daniel Korschun says research shows otherwise.
By Daniel Korschun
Wearable health and fitness gadgets have broken into a sprint at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. And no wonder: An estimated 500 million people worldwide now diligently record their steps and leaps. Science correspondent Miles O'Brien examines…
By Simone Pathe
The U.S. economy grew 2.6 percent in the last three months of 2014, more slowly than in the previous two quarters of the year.
Examining affordability of health care via more accessible new exchanges…
What's Minted in Berkshire County Stays There: Finding Reward in Local Currency…
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