News Analysis: Republicans Have Forgotten They Hate Deficits

Three pillars of the economic platform of the last decade for the Republican Party were less government spending, lower deficits and policy certainty. Not any more.

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The Era of Easy Money Is Ending, and the World Is Bracing for Shocks

As a stock market plunge that began in the United States spread globally, the wild swings underscored how the American economy retains defining influence across the globe.

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DealBook Briefing: Can Disney’s Earnings Help Alleviate Investor Concerns?

When stock markets are plunging, investors try to gauge the underlying strength of bellwether companies. That’s why many eyes will be on Disney after the close.

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Economic Scene: Where Are the Start-Ups? Loss of Dynamism Is Impeding Growth

The formation of companies is at an ebb, cutting off an avenue for new ideas, greater productivity and more opportunity.

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