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Fragile U.S. Rebound At Risk With Government Aid in Limbo

Bloomberg's Recovery Tracker monitors the U.S. economy for signs of a rebound from the recession triggered by the Coronavirus pandemic.

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Life and Death in Our Hot Future Will Be Shaped by Today’s Income Inequality

The ultimate question facing billions of humans on a hotter planet is simple — How many of us will die from the extreme heat in decades ahead?

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What Top Economists Take From the Covid-19 Crisis

What are the generational implications of closing down economies to protect the most vulnerable?

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How the World’s Purchasing Managers See the Future

This is what the world’s buyers are saying about the economic outlook around the world, be it good or bad.

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Tyler Cowen

The China Hawks Got It Mostly Right

Are there any China accommodationists left in Washington? 

Noah Smith

Developing Nations Are Dealt a One-Two Hit to Growth

The coronavirus was bad enough, but a faltering U.S. is no longer in a position to offer much help.

Scott Duke Kominers

Music’s Last Best Hope Lies in Live-Streaming

With big crowds and concerts off limits, there is almost no other way for performers to make money. 

John Authers

Goodbye Weak Dollar, Hello Emerging Market Crisis?

Potential pressure will be considerable if the U.S. currency begins to regain strength.

Elisa Martinuzzi

Britain's Struggling Banks Show the U.K.'s Economic Weakness

HSBC, Barclays, Lloyds and NatWest have strong capital buffers but their exposure to U.K. consumers and Brexit is taking a heavy toll.

Tim Culpan

TikTok Could Become Microsoft's Deal of the Decade

CEO Satya Nadella can prove his worth by squeezing ByteDance on price.

Mohamed A. El Erian

Data Stress the Urgency for Healthy Reopenings

The virus and economic numbers are worrisome, but a concerted effort from government and the private sector can turn them around.

Ben Schott

Lockdowns and Protests Are Redrawing Urban Streetscapes

The confluence of Covid-19 and Black Lives Matter has created a new and uneasy interface between business and the streets.

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