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Norway likely to face housing crisis

Data from the U.S. housing boom and bust suggests that Norway’s growing real estate market is likely a bubble and it’s burst will deal a blow to the Norwegian economy, a paper published by the San Francisco Fed said on … Continue reading

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Jim Yong Kim named World Bank President

U.S. nominee Jim Yong Kim was chosen as the next World Bank President on Monday, edging out Nigerian finance minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala.  This was the first time a U.S. nominee has been challenged.  Jim Yong Kim was born in South Korea … Continue reading

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