WSJ News Exclusive | Joe Biden Fills Out His Economic Team

WASHINGTON—President-elect Joe Biden intends to nominate a team of liberal and centrist economic advisers to serve alongside planned Treasury Secretary nominee Janet Yellen, people familiar…

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India’s GDP Shows Covid-19 Has Stranglehold on One of World’s Largest Economies

NEW DELHI—The coronavirus pandemic has strangled one of the most powerful engines of economic growth in the world: India’s 1.3 billion consumers. The country’s gross…

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India’s GDP Shrinks as Covid-19 Keeps Stranglehold on One of World’s Largest Economies

NEW DELHI—The coronavirus pandemic has strangled one of the most powerful engines of economic growth in the world: spending by India’s 1.3 billion consumers. The…

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Lessons From Europe’s Covid Surge: Control Is Fragile and Losing It Is Easy

Europe seemed to have Covid-19 under control this summer, enough so that authorities let residents travel more freely among the region’s countries again. Then tourists…

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Yellen Will Confront a Cooling Economic Recovery, Uncertain Stimulus Prospects

WASHINGTON—Janet Yellen, President-elect Joe Biden’s nominee to be Treasury secretary, will confront an economic recovery that appears to be losing momentum and uncertain prospects for…

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WSJ News Exclusive | Janet Yellen Is Biden’s Pick for Treasury Secretary

President-elect Joe Biden plans to nominate former Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen, an economist at the forefront of policy-making for three decades, to become the…

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G-20 Leaders Vow to Cooperate as Coronavirus Cases Surge in the U.S., Europe

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia—Leaders of the world’s major economies on Sunday urged strenuous efforts to combat the coronavirus and revive the global economy after a two-day…

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G-20 Leaders Meet Virtually Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia—Saudi Arabia opened a summit of G-20 leaders Saturday that was held virtually because of the coronavirus pandemic, which has ravaged the global…

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Maersk Line Expects Trade Rebound in 2021

Danish shipping and logistics giant A.P. Moeller-Maersk A/S expects that the global container market could expand by up to 5% in 2021 in a rebound…

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