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Roads to Deeper European Integration

by Henrik Braconier and Mauro Pisu, Voxeu.org Despite substantial integration, national borders still provide a large obstacle to trade in Europe. This column shows that much of these ‘iceberg costs’ can be attributed to underdeveloped infrastructure, namely roads. Improving international … Continue reading

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And So It BEGINS

by Reverse Engineer, Doomstead Diner Published on the Doomstead Diner on 02 March 2014

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Second Estimate 4Q2013 GDP Revised Down to 2.4%

Written by Doug Short and Steven Hansen The second estimate of fourth quarter 2013 Real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is now a positive 2.4%. The market expected GDP at 2.2% to 2.8% (consensus 2.5%). This data point was 3.2% in … Continue reading

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January 2014 Sea Container Counts Mixed

Written by Steven Hansen Export and Import container counts were mixed in January 2014. However, rolling averages were accelerating despite this mixed data.

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