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The Lack of Creative Destruction Is Hurting Us  via @barronsonline
How is the U.S. economy doing? It depends on what you’re comparing it to.
Compared to the outlook for imminent recession, the economy is doing great. Job gains persist at more than 200,000 a month. New unemployment insurance claims averaged 263,000 per week in March and 261,000 in February, the two lowest monthly readings on initial claims in 43 years.
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How Modernizing #India's Payment System can Drive Financial Inclusion 
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One way to reduce cash-related economic inefficiencies is to create inclusive non-cash payment systems. These systems provide benefits to a ...
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Reaching For The Future: New ULI Publication Explores Creative FinancingTools, Partnerships ...
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Treasury Department Examines Internet's Impact on Finance System https://shar.es/1e2Mvf via @technewsworld
Treasury Department Examines Internet's Impact on Finance System ... has launched an initiative on the future of e-commerce finance in light of ...
Information technology -- especially the Internet -- can have a positive impact on the U.S. financial system. Used improperly, however, such tools can wreak havoc on the financial sector and consumers. The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, a unit of the U.S. Department of the Treasury, has launched an initiative on the future of e-commerce finance in light of technology innovation.
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Europe's banking sector needs 'creative destruction' Europe is "over-banked" and must face up to the "demise" of some of the weaker banks in the sector, according to the chairman of UBS.via @clusterstock
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What China's Leaders Could Learn From Poland http://bloom.bg/1WIEyNX via +Bloomberg 
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At the FTC, we sue abusive debt collectors and try to do right by people who’ve been harmed by unlawful practices. But we also try to protect people from being harmed in the first place. That’s exactly why I’m here: to warn you about debt collectors calling about debts that the FTC knows are bogus.
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Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago / Visa Inc. Convene Milestone Tenth Annual Global Financial Literacy Summit With Eye Toward Future
 
summit explores how technology is transforming personal finance habits and shaping the future of financial education. Speakers include Jeff ...
CHICAGO, April 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Visa Inc. [NYSE:V] and The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago today convene the...
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Creative Destruction Redux via @HuffPostBooks
Schumpeter believed that capitalism required “the perennial gale of CreativeDestruction.” In order to build you have to get rid of the dead wood.
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Trade with China is a big reason why US politics are insane http://qz.com/670782 via @qz
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