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Manufacturers are worried about Trump's tariffs.

FED: Manufacturers in every corner of America are worried about Trump’s tariffs

Manufacturers in all the Federal Reserve's 12 districts are concerned about tariffs. The Fed's Beige Book, with anecdotes from businesses across the country, showed companies that rely on steel and aluminum for production are grappling with higher costs.
From left: Ben Bernanke, Timothy Geithner, and Henry 'Hank' Paulson.

The 3 men who steered the US through the 2008 crash think we’re forgetting lessons from the crisis

Henry Paulson, Timothy Geithner, and Ben Bernanke have warned that the lessons of the 2008 financial crisis are in danger of being forgotten.

Trump’s latest move threatens a foundation of global economic security

Trump's trade wars against key US allies were just a precursor to his attacks on NATO, a key pillar of global security that has underpinned economic growth.
A longshore worker returns to work at sunset at the APM Terminals in the Port of Los Angeles on October 9, 2002 in Los Angeles, California.

There’s a mountain of evidence that Trump’s trade fights will be most harmful to the people who voted for him

Red states that voted for President Donald Trump in 2016 stand more to lose if other countries retaliate US tariffs, according to economists at Citi.

6 maps showing the unemployment rate, GDP, and wage growth in every state paint a clear picture of the American economy right now

We recently ranked the economies of all 50 states and DC based on six economic measures. Here are maps showing how each state fared on each of those measures.
Job switchers are earning a lot more money than those who stay put.

People are quitting their jobs in droves this year — and getting record-setting pay boosts because of it

Job switchers are earning 48% higher annual pay increases in 2018 than those who stay in their jobs, according to data from the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. The pay raise gap between job seekers and job stayers hasn't been this big since 2000.
TORNILLO, TX - JUNE 24: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is embraced at the Tornillo-Guadalupe port of entry gate on June 24, 2018 in Tornillo, Texas. She is part of a group protesting the separation of children from their parents after they were caught entering the U.S. under the administration's zero tolerance policy. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Ocasio-Cortez understands a key feature of the economy in a way most politicians miss — and it could be a huge asset for Democrats

OPINION: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez favors a government jobs guarantee and says Americans should not underestimate the power of policymakers to channel deficit spending toward social goals like healthcare and education.
Detroit, Michigan, is one of several cities that is incentivizing new residents to move there.

6 US cities that are paying people thousands of dollars to move there

Major American cities like New York and San Francisco have little trouble finding workers to fill jobs and housing. But to lure out-of-state workers, some American cities are offering new residents big incentives — like money toward college loans and homes — to move there.

I got the exit seat on a transatlantic British Airways flight — and it completely changed my economy experience

I travel transatlantic often, and I normally book the cheapest economy flight and seat available. However, a recent upgrade to the exit row on British Airways, which normally costs an extra £50 or $75, completely changed my experience. Here's why it's worth the extra cash.
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro gestures as he speaks during a ceremony to mark the opening of the judicial year at the Supreme Court of Justice (TSJ) in Caracas, Venezuela February 14, 2018.

Venezuela’s inflation hits more than 40,000% as investors dump its currency ‘like a hot potato’

Venezuela's inflation rate has hit a new high, according to university research, with consumer prices in the crisis-ridden country rising by more than 40,000% annually for the first time on record.