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What The U.S. Can Learn From Upbeat Brazil

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

Amid continued political gridlock in Washington, New York Times Columnist Anand Giridharadas says governments should depoliticize the economy. He recently reported in Brazil, where he says jobs and yacht sales are up, and young locals are ecstatic about the future. He speaks with host Michel Martin.

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UPDATE 4-Ottawa raises "serious concerns" about TMX deal

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

TORONTO, Nov 29 (Reuters) – Canada’s competition regulator
has “serious concerns” about a C$3.8 billion ($3.7 billion)
proposal to take over TMX Group , a deal that would bring
most of the country’s…

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Report: Henry Paulson Tipped Hedge Funds About Fannie, Freddie Takeover

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

The tip might have given Wall Street execs the chance to drop stocks before the housing giants tanked.

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UPDATE 1-TMX says regulator has "serious concerns" about Maple deal

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

Nov 29 (Reuters) – TMX Group said Canada’s
commissioner of competition expressed “serious concerns” about
the likely competitive effects of Maple Group’s proposed plan to
buy the owner of the Toronto…

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Small businesses create 55,000 jobs in November

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. small businesses created 55,000 jobs in November but employees worked fewer hours and earned less money, according to a survey on Tuesday that highlighted the still weak…

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