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US resilient despite investor panic over a sputtering global economy

...rise of the Islamic State.Yet economists aren't reducing their forecasts for the U.S. economy. The International Monetary Fund, which heightened jitters by cutting its forecasts for global growth, has actually upgraded its outlook for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-16/us-resilient-despite-inves
US retail sales fell in September on autos, gas

...fade, and consumers in Japan are still spending cautiously after a big sales tax increase. Last week, the International Monetary Fund trimmed its global growth forecasts for this year and next, citing weakness in Japan, Latin America and Europe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-15/us-retail-sales-fell-septe
US retail sales fell in September on autos and gas

...fade, and consumers in Japan are still spending cautiously after a big sales tax increase. Last week, the International Monetary Fund trimmed its global growth forecasts for this year and next, citing weakness in Japan, Latin America and Europe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-15/us-retail-sales-fell-septe
Stocks plumment but claw back in turbulent day

...are worried about, at least not yet. It's everyone else. Last week markets sold off sharply after the International Monetary Fund cut its economic forecast for the global economy, noting the weakness in Europe and in Asia. The concern...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-15/stocks-plumment-claw-back-
Top finance officials hope to boost growth

...America to Japan.The G-20 discussions were being held in advance of the annual meetings of the 188-nation International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.In a global forecast prepared for the meetings, the IMF downgraded its outlook this year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-10/top-finance-officials-hope
Global bonds market fears sale struggles

...of their new junk loans and bonds last year of protections that investors usually demand, according to the International Monetary Fund.Deutsche's 104-page report concludes that some bonds are "exhibiting bubble tendencies." The IMF is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-04/global-bonds-market-fears-
5 mysteries of US job market waiting to be solved

...hires and, partly for that reason, feel scant pressure to raise pay. Andrew Levin, an economist at the International Monetary Fund, points to surveys showing that many of those not looking for work would return for the right job.At a news...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-02/5-mysteries-us-job-market-
IMF leader says women vital for global recovery

...are crucial for driving a stronger global economic recovery, and for revitalizing Japan, the head of the International Monetary Fund said Friday.The global recovery is too tepid and too turbulent, IMF chief Christine Lagarde told a gathering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-12/imf-leader-says-women-vita
Chinese stocks grow amid economic slowdown

...2 percent. But this year, China's growth will slow to 7.4 percent, according to estimates from the International Monetary Fund. Next year, the IMF says the pace will fall to 7.1 percent. The Chinese government is in the midst of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-22/chinese-stocks-grow-amid-e
Global tensions don't curb enthusiasm for stocks as market extends its correction-free streak

...times since the start of the year.Stocks have managed to rise even as the outlook for growth weakens.The International Monetary Fund said Thursday that the global economy expanded less than it had previously forecast, slowed by weaker growth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-25/global-tensions-dont-curb-