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China's move to devalue its currency intensifies fears about world's 2nd-largest economy

...would have declined in value in recent months."It is a small step forward to accommodating market forces," said Sung Won Sohn, an economics professor at the California State University's Smith School of Business.China's currency move...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-11/chinas-move-devalue-its-cu
As Fed meets, it edges toward its first rate hike since 2006

...a statement."The recent volatility in the global economy and financial markets has given the Fed pause," said Sung Won Sohn, an economics professor at the Martin Smith School of Business at California State University, Channel Islands...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-27/fed-meets-it-edges-toward-
Top finance officials hope to boost growth

...changes in tax systems and labor markets will be needed, analysts warned that such changes will be hard to achieve. Sung Won Sohn, an economics professor at the Martin Smith School of Business at California State University, said structural reforms...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-10/top-finance-officials-hope
US economy grew at 3.5 percent rate in third quarter

...spend on other things that help fuel growth.The nation has significantly strengthened its financial system, too.Sung Won Sohn, an economics professor at the Martin Smith School of Business at California State University, said that compared...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-30/us-economy-grew-35-percent
AP survey: Economists say China slowdown will cause global pain but leave US relatively unhurt

...cheaper domestic alternatives.China is also cracking down on corruption, which threatens European designer brands. Sung Won Sohn, an economist at California State University's Smith School of Business, estimates that one-third of luxury Swiss...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-02/ap-survey-economists-say-c
US shows solid third-quarter growth, but spending weakens

...rapidly than anticipated in the summer but for the wrong reason, due to an unwanted buildup in inventories" said Sung Won Sohn, an economics professor at the Martin Smith School of Business at California State University.Many analysts forecast...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-07/us-shows-solid-third-quart
US economy grew at brisk 4.2 percent rate in second quarter

...percent a year."I am looking for 2015 to be a better year, assuming geopolitics don't get in the way," said Sung Won Sohn, an economics professor at California State University, Channel Islands. Economists worry that any of several political...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-28/us-economy-grew-brisk-42-p
Federal Reserve won't adjust stimulus

...perhaps before year's end."Tapering will come sooner rather than later, assuming that the economy cooperates," Sung Won Sohn, an economist at California State University Channel Islands, wrote in a research report. "The economy is steady...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-09-18/federal-reserve-wont-adjus
Fed is expected to maintain bond-buying pace until early next year

...first meeting with Yellen in charge."I think they will wait until March when they have a new team in place," said Sung Won Sohn, an economics professor at the Martin Smith School of Business at California State University.He added, though...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-17/fed-expected-maintain-bond
Flat incomes, low spending concern retailers

...very weak. Consumers are in no position or mood to spend. Their wages are down and they can't get credit," said Sung Won Sohn, an economics professor at California State University's Smith School of Business. Concerns about the economy sparked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/10/31/bus_553896.shtml
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