Economy Mar 13

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Why good economic news spooked markets this week

Anxiety over interest rates, the dollar and falling oil prices drove volatility in the financial markets this week; even good news seemed to upset investors. Judy Woodruff talks to Mark Vitner of Wells Fargo about what’s causing the turmoil and…

Nation Sep 17

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#S17: Occupy Wall Street celebrates 2nd anniversary

Occupy Wall Street protesters are celebrating the movement's second anniversary today with demonstrations in New York and elsewhere. According to the movement's website, today's events include a "Solidarity Action for Fast Food Workers," a "Global Solidarity March…

Just a quick note on a story we're working on about the link between one's political beliefs, attitudes towards inequality, and personal happiness. Studies by the Pew Research Center and the General Social Survey, among others,…

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