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Europe struggles to escape deflation; Self-driving cars likely by 2018; Can Air India be saved?; The power of Tiananmen’s memory

1 Europe struggles to escape deflation (Liz Alderman in The New York Times) While consumers welcome lower prices, economists are worried that an outbreak of ultralow inflation across the 18-nation euro zone is doing more harm than good to the … Continue reading

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Europe flirts with deflation; WhatsApp boss moves from welfare to billionaire; Ukraine’s bloody day; Wal-Mart profit drops 22%

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IMF warns of deflation risk; Shopping by smartphone up 18% in UK; US passes $1.1trn spending bill; The entitlement generation

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