from Liberty Street Economics
Recent news of banks scaling back on the issuance of car loans to borrowers with a weak credit history, coupled with recent mediainvestigations into auto lending fraud, have drawn renewed attention to a surge in subprime auto lending. That boom is one we've tracked on our blog as part of an effort to shed light on ongoing change in the consumer lending market.
Early Headlines: Ferguson Outrage, Inda Bans Documentary on Rape, China Lowers Growth Target, Senate Fails Keystone Veto Override and More
Early Bird Headlines 03 March 2015
Econintersect: Here are some of the headlines we found to help you start your day. For more headlines see our afternoon feature for GEI members, What We Read Today, which has many more headlines and a number of article discussions to keep you abreast of what we have found interesting.
The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, or TTIP, will be the world’s biggest free trade agreement. It is geared toward increasing trade between the EU and the US by opening various markets currently restricted in access or closed by tariffs or regulatory barriers. These include everything from pharmaceuticals, chemicals and energy to food, drink and clothing.