Economics

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Sunday sketched a bright outlook for the U.S. economy and for inflation prospects in coming months.
by Martin Crutsinger, AP Economics Writer
2:36pm
10.16.2017
Manufacturing activity in New York expanded at the fastest pace in three years.
by Christopher S. Rugaber, AP Economics Writer
10:20am
10.16.2017
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President Donald Trump has threatened to withdraw from the agreement if he can't get what he wants in a renegotiation.
by Paul Wiseman, AP Economics Writer
10:34am
10.12.2017
President Donald Trump will pitch his tax plan as a boon for truckers in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania on Wednesday.
by Jill Colvin & Josh Boak, The Associated Press
10:35am
10.11.2017
Since November last year, the cartel has been trying to keep production within 32.5 million barrels.
by The Associated Press
10:03am
10.11.2017
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America's biggest business group is warning that a NAFTA withdrawal would be a "political and economic debacle."
by Paul Wiseman, AP Economics Writer
10:07am
10.9.2017
Ryan said that easing taxes on manufacturers and other businesses is critical to helping America remain competitive.
by Randall Chase, The Associated Press
10:32am
10.6.2017
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Orders at U.S. factories were driven by strong gains in aluminum and other metals, industrial machinery and autos.
by Matt Ott, Associated Press
2:50pm
10.5.2017
Toyota, Honda, Ford, General Motors, Nissan and Volkswagen all posted strong monthly U.S. sales numbers.
by Tom Krisher, AP Auto Writer
12:23pm
10.3.2017
U.S. factory activity rose to the highest level in 13 years as hurricanes disrupted supplies but drove up demand for manufactured goods.
by Paul Wiseman, AP Economics Writer
2:54pm
10.2.2017
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The results reflect how the country's vital manufacturing sector stepped up production to meet strong demand.
by Kelvin Chan, AP Business Writer
10:27am
10.2.2017
President Trump will promote his plan for a sweeping rewrite of the tax code to an audience eager for the proposed change.
by Darlene Superville, The Associated Press
10:30am
9.29.2017
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Orders for long-lasting manufactured goods rose a modest 1.7 percent in August, reflecting a rebound in the volatile aircraft sector.
by Martin Crutsinger, AP Economics Writer
2:40pm
9.27.2017
The nation's third-largest metro area is pacing the U.S. industrial real estate market.
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11:06am
9.22.2017
U.S. industrial output plunged mostly because of Hurricane Harvey's damage to the oil refining, plastics and chemicals industries.
by Christopher S. Rugaber, AP Economics Writer
10:33am
9.15.2017
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The survey was taken before Harvey and Irma struck the southern U.S., events that will likely cause prices to further rise in the coming months.
by Josh Boak, AP Economics Writer
3:01pm
9.13.2017
The data is a stark reminder of the damage done by the Great Recession and of the modest recovery that followed.
by Christopher Rugaber, AP Economics Writer
2:32pm
9.13.2017
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The Commerce Department said Wednesday that the trade gap reached $43.7 billion in July, up from $43.5 billion in June.
by Christopher Rugaber, AP Economics Writer
2:40pm
9.6.2017
The head negotiators for all three countries at the talks in Mexico City said some progress had been made.
by Christopher Sherman & Mark Stevenson, The Associated Press
10:19am
9.6.2017
The ISM's Purchasing Managers Index of 58.8 percent in August represented its highest level since the spring of 2011.
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12:45pm
9.1.2017
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If it were an independent country, Houston would boast the world's 23rd-biggest economy, just below Sweden and just above Poland.
by Paul Wiseman, AP Economics Writer
10:54am
9.1.2017
The U.S. economy rebounded sharply in the spring, growing at the fastest pace in more than two years amid brisk consumer spending on autos and other goods.
by Martin Crutsinger, AP Economics Writer
10:21am
8.31.2017
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President Donald Trump will kick off his lobbying effort for a tax overhaul at an event with a Midwestern manufacturing backdrop.
by Catherine Lucey & Josh Boak, The Associated Press
10:26am
8.30.2017
The numbers were warped by a 19 percent drop in orders for transportation equipment, a category that bounces wildly from month to month.
by Paul Wiseman, AP Economics Writer
2:09pm
8.25.2017
By buying Whole Foods, Amazon will get more than 460 stores and potentially very lucrative data about how shoppers behave offline.
by The Associated Press
2:26pm
8.23.2017
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China's government said "there is no winner in a trade war" after an aide to President Donald Trump called for a tougher stance toward Beijing.
by The Associated Press
1:09pm
8.18.2017
As talks begin to renegotiate this 23-year old trade pact, Clare Sebastian looks at the "New" NAFTA and why it matters.
by CNNMoney
10:29am
8.18.2017
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A slump in the auto industry drove U.S. factory output down in July and has kept it flat for months.
by Paul Wiseman, AP Economics Writer
10:18am
8.17.2017
The United States won't settle for cosmetic changes to the North American Free Trade Agreement, the top U.S. trade negotiator said.
by Paul Wiseman, AP Economics Writer
3:00pm
8.16.2017
Industrial output across the 19 countries that make up the eurozone fell in June, official figures showed Monday.
by Pan Pylas, Associated Press
3:09pm
8.14.2017
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