The dynamics of the 2010 race are topsy-turvy, with Democrats trying to buck a gubernatorial slump against a millionaire-peppered group of moderate Republicans.

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Trump's tax plan alone won't get him the 3% economic growth he hopes for, Mohamed El-Erian warns
CNBC
"You need more," the Allianz chief economic advisor argues, citing infrastructure spending and the need to boost productivity. The White House has not released enough details of President Trump's tax plan to make a full economic forecast, El-Erian says.

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Salon
Trump's massive tax-cut plan is discredited, dangerous ?voodoo economics?: Last laugh of the Laffer Curve?
Salon
Laffer purported to prove the counterintuitive case that steep tax cuts would literally pay for themselves by stimulating such intense economic growth that tax revenues would actually increase over the long haul, despite lower rates of taxation ...

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Eurozone economic sentiment at near-decade highs
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LONDON (AP) " The European Union says economic sentiment across the 19-country eurozone is at its highest level for nearly a decade, the latest signal that the region's recovery has moved up a gear or two. In its monthly survey of the region released ...

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Iran's Rouhani Defends His Economic Record Ahead of May Election
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"Four years ago, I promised our people to end Iran's diplomatic isolation ... we cannot resolve our economic problems only by chanting slogans," Rouhani said, referring to his hardline challengers' campaign promises of creating millions of jobs per year.

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CNBC
Concern grows GDP report Friday will barely show economic growth
CNBC
The closely watched Atlanta Federal Reserve's GDPNow forecast shows just 0.2 percent growth for the first quarter, based in part on softer consumer data. People carry shopping bags outside Macy's Herald Square in New York. Andrew Kelly | Reuters.

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Newsweek
Trump's Tax Cuts Ignore History and Arithmetic to Make the Rich Richer
Newsweek
Four Republicans had gathered that night at a restaurant in Washington, D.C. and the conversation turned to economics and taxes. The group?Cheney, then the deputy White House chief of staff and the future vice president; Donald Rumsfeld, then the ...

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Los Angeles Times
Economic reality and contradictions beset Trump's tax plan
Los Angeles Times
That economic reality makes it highly unlikely that Trump will be able to get his tax proposal in its current form through Congress, even with support from his fellow Republicans. And it exposes some inherently contradictory elements in the president's ...

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Irish Times
ECB sticks with ultra-easy policy but points to economic vigour
Irish Times
The European Central Bank left its ultra-easy policy stance in place on Thursday as inflation continues to undershoot its target but explicitly acknowledged the vigour of the euro zone economy, now on its best run since the global financial crisis. The ...

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MarketWatch
Euro turns lower as Draghi says eurozone economic outlook still uncertain
MarketWatch
The euro turned decisively lower on Thursday, as European Central Bank President Mario Draghi emphasized that the eurozone's economic outlook remains uncertain, even as its economy has shown signs of improving at the fastest pace in six years.

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CNNMoney
Nigeria's economy was a 'disaster' in 2016. Will this year be different?
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The economic recovery is paper-thin, and the government has struggled to respond to attacks on oil pipelines. Billions have been spent to keep the country's currency at artificially high levels. Here's a look at where Nigeria stands: Still banking on ...

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