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Why Are Middle-Aged Men Missing From the Labor Market?

Fri, 12/02/2022 - 21:14
Men ages 35 to 44 are staging a lackluster rebound from pandemic job loss, despite a strong economy.

Chinese Solar Makers Evaded U.S. Tariffs, Investigation Finds

Fri, 12/02/2022 - 20:41
The Biden administration preemptively halted any penalties from the case in June, prompting critics to say the administration has shortcut its own trade rules

For Young Job Seekers, Stability Is a Top Priority

Fri, 12/02/2022 - 19:58
People entering the work force amid inflation, pandemic uncertainty and layoffs are recalibrating what a dream job looks like.

Kanye West Is Suspended From Twitter After Posting a Swastika

Fri, 12/02/2022 - 19:54
The tweet was deleted before the rapper’s account was shut down. Twitter’s chief executive, Elon Musk, said the post violated a rule against inciting violence.

Hate Speech’s Rise on Twitter Under Elon Musk Is Unprecedented, Researchers Find

Fri, 12/02/2022 - 19:32
Problematic content and formerly barred accounts have increased sharply in the short time since Elon Musk took over, researchers said.

Latinas Have Struggled to Build Savings, but a Younger Cohort Is Making Gains

Fri, 12/02/2022 - 19:30
As one of the longest-living yet lowest-earning groups in America, Hispanic women have challenges ensuring that their later years are secure. But things are changing.

Actively Managed Mutual Funds Consistently Fail to Beat Markets, Study Finds

Fri, 12/02/2022 - 19:30
No actively managed stock or bond funds outperformed the market convincingly and regularly over the last five years. Index funds have generally been better.

Florida May End Tax Fight With Disney, Thanks to Bob Iger

Fri, 12/02/2022 - 19:16
Florida lawmakers are reportedly working to resolve their political fight with Disney, just days after Mr. Iger returned as the entertainment giant’s chief executive.

OPEC and Russia to Meet as Global Forces Weigh on Oil Market

Fri, 12/02/2022 - 15:55
As the West moves to intercede in oil trading, OPEC Plus, led by Saudi Arabia, is expected to protect its own interests.

Elon’s Two-Day War with Apple + How to Beat an A.I. Censor + S.B.F.’s ‘Bad Month’

Fri, 12/02/2022 - 15:30
Musk takes on tech’s fight against the Apple “tax.”

How China’s Police Used Phones and Faces to Track Protesters

Fri, 12/02/2022 - 14:39
After a weekend of protests, the authorities in China are using the country’s all-seeing surveillance apparatus to find those bold enough to defy them.

With Senate Vote, Congress Moves to Avert Rail Strike

Fri, 12/02/2022 - 04:23
Bipartisan coalitions in the House and Senate pushed through a bill that would impose an agreement between rail companies and their workers.

Kanye West’s Deal to Buy Parler Unravels

Fri, 12/02/2022 - 04:21
The parent company of Parler, a social media service popular with right-wing audiences, said it had “mutually agreed with Ye” to end the deal.

State Tax Cut Policies Prop Up Income, Fanning Inflation Worries

Fri, 12/02/2022 - 03:45
Efforts around the country to ease the pain of rising prices have given consumers more money to spend, which could paradoxically further drive up prices.

Economist Austan Goolsbee Is Named to Lead the Chicago Fed

Fri, 12/02/2022 - 03:26
A longtime University of Chicago economist who served in the Obama White House will be president of one of the Fed’s 12 regional districts.

Two Fintech Companies Fueled Extensive PPP Loan Fraud, House Report Finds

Fri, 12/02/2022 - 03:21
Executives at Womply and Blueacorn, which facilitated millions of Paycheck Protection Program loans, flouted rules and themselves collected improper loans, investigators said.

DealBook Summit Highlights: Sam Bankman-Fried, Mark Zuckerberg and More

Thu, 12/01/2022 - 22:23
Crypto, the economy, China, streaming wars, Elon Musk and other big topics dominated this year’s DealBook Summit.

Biden’s Meeting With Macron Comes Amid Rising Trans-Atlantic Tensions

Thu, 12/01/2022 - 21:29
The president’s “Made in America” plan has drawn accusations of protectionism from Europe as the United States tries to keep its Western allies aligned against Russia.

Everything We Learned From FTX Founder Sam Bankman-Fried’s Interview

Thu, 12/01/2022 - 21:06
The 30-year-old crypto entrepreneur made his first public appearance since the collapse of his firm, FTX, last month.

Gannett Starts Another Round of Staff Cuts

Thu, 12/01/2022 - 20:35
The largest newspaper chain is cutting roughly 6 percent of its 3,440-person U.S. media division.