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ESG, Big Labor and Starbucks

Installing union-centric directors to the company’s board will mean higher prices and worse service.

3 min read5 Mar 2024

42% graduates under 25 years remained jobless post-covid

The Azim Premji University report says that a large variation in the rate of unemployment exists even among people with higher education

2 min read20 Sep 2023

Hawkish to dovish: Fed softens, RBI contemplates

The Fed’s commitment to price stability means the possibility of another rate hike this year is open. In fact, prior to the July meeting, the Fed dot plot projections were pencilling in two more rate hikes for 2023.

2 min read28 Jul 2023

The Fed’s tough task

The Federal Reserve is expected to raise its policy rate, despite US inflation dropping to 3%. Uncertainty remains due to globalization factors and inflation control. The Fed is committed to its mandate, but easing supply clamps could help control inflation.

1 min read26 Jul 2023

The quest to soften America’s labour market has a downside

The Fed must do it to quell inflation but low-end wages will suffer

3 min read26 Jun 2023

As AI Expands, Consumers Will Still Prefer Some Products Made With a Human Touch

Research suggests how companies can promote their products to tap into people’s desire for uniqueness

4 min read20 Jun 2023

Gold price rebounds as US dollar retraces from two month high. Should you buy after withdrawn of ₹2000 currency?

Gold rate today has immediate support placed at $1,950 levels whereas on MCX, it has support placed at ₹59,500 per 10 gm mark, believe experts

3 min read20 May 2023

Workers Are Still Needed, but Many Small Businesses Have Slowed Hiring

Entrepreneurs are being more cautious in response to shifts in economy and rising wages

5 min read16 May 2023

Global markets: SGX Nifty to US inflation data — key triggers that may dictate Indian stock market today

SGX Nifty today opened lower but soon gathered upside momentum and turned green within few minutes of Asian stock market opening

3 min read11 May 2023

Gold rate today rebounds on ease in US dollar. Buy, sell or hold?

Gold rate today has immediate support placed at $2,005 levels and it is facing hurdle at $2,040 levels, believe bullion market experts

2 min read8 May 2023
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