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OECD warns of low global growth; The stimulus tragedy; As driverless cars arrive; Letter to burglars who struck when a dying man was taken to hospital

1 OECD warns of low global growth (Khaleej Times) The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, or OECD, has warned declining global productivity will usher in a new and extended era of low growth unless there are major structural reforms. … Continue reading

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OECD sees unemployment rising; JP Morgan’s trading loss at $5.8bn; Lemurs face extinction; In an age of anxiety, are we all mentally ill?; Tears are OK, says Federer; India a nation of a billion bystanders?

1 OECD sees growing unemployment (The New York Times) The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, whose members include all large industrialized countries, issued its annual employment outlook report this week, forecasting rising unemployment in many countries. An accompanying chart … Continue reading

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Lloyd’s plans for euro collapse; Let’s be less productive; Inequality not the answer, it was our downfall; Rupee woes point to economic drift; Heartthrob Khan

1 Lloyds ‘has plans for euro collapse’ (BBC) Lloyd’s of London is preparing contingency plans for the possibility of the euro collapsing, its chief executive has said. With Greece facing new elections in June and anti-bailout feelings high, there are … Continue reading

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Car sales transform India; Online speech faces assault; Job-loss is fastest-growing fear; Britain’s EU isolation; The divide in Russia

1 The San Francisco Chronicle on car sales transforming India. Little is changing modern India more than the spread of cars, a four-wheeled reflection of its economic transformation and a window into the aspirations of the new Indian middle class. … Continue reading

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How euro crisis bites Britain; Delhi difficult place for poor girls; Big banks shrink staff; Anti-Putin voices rise; Britain’s zombie debtors

1 The New York Times on Britain suffering as a bystander to the Euro crisis. No matter what happens at the European summit meeting on the euro in Brussels, Britain is sure to lose. There is looming recognition at 10 … Continue reading

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Euro crisis tightens global credit; UK on the brink of double-dip R; Jap youth seek life in the slow lane; India compared to EU

1 The New York Times on the euro crisis leading to a tightening of credit across the globe. Europe’s worsening sovereign debt crisis has spread beyond its banks and the spillover now threatens businesses on the continent and around the … Continue reading

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