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Economist Daron Acemoğlu, who is a Turkish economist of Armenian descent living in the U.S., has topped the most influential economists list of the Research Papers in Economics (RePEc) for his last 10 years’ of publications.
LONDON - Reuters
After the Federal Reserve maintained its path towards raising U.S. interest rates next year, other major central banks will jostle for space on a crowded stage this week
LONDON - Agence France-Presse
Russia has been ordered to pay Yukos shareholders a record $50 billion in compensation over its seizure of the defunct oil giant, lawyers said on Monday, in a new blow on top of sanctions over the Ukraine crisis.
NAIROBI - Agence France-Presse
China overtook the United States as Africa’s largest trading partner five years ago, with Beijing’s trade now worth more than $200 billion a year, double that of Washington
There is a culture of household borrowing that was of unseen and unheard dimensions before 2003. Banks give a third of their credit to individuals
BUENOS AIRES - Agence France-Presse
Argentina blames the US for the legal battle that forced it to miss a debt payment and, despite ratings agencies’ declarations to the contrary, denied being in default
PARIS - Agence France-Presse
In a world still struggling to shake off the worst financial crisis for a generation, many economists are worrying that new asset bubbles are already threatening to derail the tepid global recovery.
ISTANBUL - Reuters
Turkish assets has sunk after a survey showed a contraction in the country’s manufacturing sector in July, with the index at its lowest in more than five years
Three prominent Turkish banks’ second-quarter financial outlooks reveal that problems in the sector remain, but the recent rise in rates has helped to ease some of their losses
The Turkish markets have sunk in response to political tenisons tha raise investors’ concerns over regional stability as trading resumed after a three-day holiday marking the end of Ramadan
MOSCOW - Agence France-Presse
Russia's central bank unexpectedly raised its main interest rate by a half point to 8.0 percent on Friday, warning that geopolitical tensions were increasing inflationary risks.
NEW YORK - Agence France-Presse
Argentina was in default July 31 for the second time in 13 years after the failure of last ditch talks with US hedge funds it has branded 'vultures'
Turkey’s foreign trade deficit continued to contract in June, albeit at a slower-than-expected pace, due to a massive blow to Iraqi exports after an Islamic militant offensive.
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