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Treasury: Europe, Japan economies lagging

WASHINGTON, April 12 (UPI) -- The United States' high budget deficit and steep tax cuts have been criticized by some international economists, but Europe and Japan have far greater problems, U. S. Treasury Secretary John Snow said Saturday.
SHIHOKO GOTO, UPI Senior Business Correspondent

IMF: Post-Iraq, U.S. economy still at risk

WASHINGTON, April 9 (UPI) -- The U.S. economy still faces considerable downside risk, even with the Iraq war apparently about to conclude successfully, the chief economist of the International Monetary Fund cautioned on Wednesday.
SHIHOKO GOTO, UPI Senior Business Correspondent

Analysis: O'Neill's Free Dinner-I

SKOPJE, Macedonia, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- As opposed to those of other, smaller countries, U.S. deficits have far-reaching consequences and constitute global, rather than domestic, imbalances. The more integrated in the global marketplace a country is, the harsher the impact of U.S. profligacy on
SAM VAKNIN, UPI Senior Business Correspondent

Analysis: Trade -- moving forward or back?

WASHINGTON, Sept. 27 (UPI) -- The whole world, rich and poor, would be much better off if rich country barriers to trade were reduced. But are the barriers going down or up?
IAN CAMPBELL, UPI Chief Economics Correspondent

Analysis: IMF looks out on troubled world

WASHINGTON, Sept. 26 (UPI) -- What with weak growth, falling stocks, weak growth, the prospect of war and higher oil prices, it is a troubled world, isn't it? You would hardly know it from a reading of the conclusions of the International Monetary Fund's World Economic Outlook, releas
IAN CAMPBELL, UPI Chief Economics Correspondent

Risks high, but IMF sees global growth

WASHINGTON, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- The world economy is likely to go on expanding in spite of considerable downside risks continuing to pressure growth, the International Monetary Fund said Wedne
SHIHOKO GOTO, UPI Senior Business Correspondent

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Fears of US economy's reversal loom

WASHINGTON, June 14 (UPI) -- Equity prices have been hard hit over the past two years, and it will likely only be a matter of time before foreign interest in U.S. assets take a tumble too, a former senior Federal Reserve official warned Friday.
SHIHOKO GOTO, UPI Senior Business Correspondent

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Trade, currency disputes likely at G7 talk

WASHINGTON, April 19 (UPI) -- Finance ministers and central bank governors from 183 countries are gathering in Washington this weekend for the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank's spring meeting to discuss prospects for the world economy, which appears at first blush to be
SHIHOKO GOTO, UPI Senior Business Correspondent

IMF sees US leading 2002 global growth

WASHINGTON, April 18 (UPI) -- The worst could be over for the global economy, thanks largely to the rebound in U.S. growth prospects, the International Monetary Fund said Thursday in its latest report.
SHIHOKO GOTO, UPI Senior Business Correspondent

World Bank warns poverty rise on terrorism

WASHINGTON, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- The terrorist attacks on the United States will not only hurt industrialized nations, but it will also increase poverty levels in developing countries, the World Bank cautioned Monday.
SHIHOKO GOTO,, UPI Senior Business Correspondent
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Kenneth Saul "Ken" Rogoff (born March 22, 1953) is currently the Thomas D. Cabot Professor of Public Policy and Professor of Economics at Harvard University.

Rogoff grew up in Rochester, New York. His father was a Professor of Radiology at the University of Rochester. He attended East High School.

Rogoff received a B.A. from Yale University summa cum laude in 1975, and a Ph.D. in Economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1980.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Kenneth Rogoff."
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