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The UK is grappling with an economic crisis of its own making |  CNN Business

The UK is grappling with an economic crisis of its own making | CNN Business

London CNN Business — A week ago, the Bank of England took a hit in the dark. He raised interest rates by a relatively modest half a percentage point to fight inflation. He couldn’t know the magnitude of the storm that was about to break. Less than 24 hours later, the government of new British …

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Freefalling markets get a good dose of cold from the Bank of England |  CNN Business

Freefalling markets get a good dose of cold from the Bank of England | CNN Business

This story is part of CNN Business’ Nightcap newsletter. To receive it in your inbox, subscribe for free, here. New York CNN Business — All the UK government drama is keeping me from catching up on the only UK drama I really want to consume, which is Love Island season 8, which I still haven’t …

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Consumers are increasingly optimistic about the US economy |  CNN Business

Consumers are increasingly optimistic about the US economy | CNN Business

CNN — Consumer confidence rose for a second consecutive month in September, as moderation in gasoline prices and hope that inflationary pressures may ease helped boost the collective morale of the nation. The Conference Board reported on Tuesday that its benchmark index rose to 108 from a revised 103.6 in August, the highest since April. …

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Food prices are skyrocketing, and it's changed the way we eat |  CNN Business

Food prices are skyrocketing, and it’s changed the way we eat | CNN Business

New York CNN Business — Lisa Altman prided herself on being able to eat whatever she wanted without worrying too much about the price. When she was growing up, seconds weren’t served and side dishes were rare. “My mom had a budget every week and she stuck to it,” she said. “As I got older …

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Opinion: Many have lost faith in the Fed.  Will he be able to regain our trust?  |  CNN Business

Opinion: Many have lost faith in the Fed. Will he be able to regain our trust? | CNN Business

Editor’s note: Mohamed A. El-Erian is President of Queens’ College, University of Cambridge, Renee Kerns Professor at the Wharton Business School, Senior Fellow at the Lauder Institute, and Advisor to Allianz and Gramercy. He sits on the boards of Barclays, NBER and Under Armour. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his own. This week, …

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