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Netflix nights are always wrapped in red and white envelopes

Netflix nights are always wrapped in red and white envelopes

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — Netflix’s DVD-by-mail rental service has been relegated as a relic in the age of video streaming, but there’s still a steady — albeit dwindling — audience of diehards like Amanda Konkle who are happily paying to receive these discs in the iconic red and white envelopes. “When you open your …

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Red drought further threatens DC office market

Red drought further threatens DC office market

Government gridlock is coming for the DC office market. A historically strong midterm performance from the president’s party will mean a tightly divided House and Democrats once again barely in control of the Senate. That means dim prospects for new legislation – which means fewer office upgrades for lobbying firms and advocacy groups seeking to …

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A Little-Known But Powerful Recession Indicator Flashes Red

A Little-Known But Powerful Recession Indicator Flashes Red

The latest of a number of recessionary indicators has just started flashing red. Getty While last week’s consumer inflation (CPI) reading may have opened the window to avoid recession, it may be too little too late, as a little-known but mighty started flashing red last week. The 10-year Treasury minus the 2-year yield is probably …

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Midterms Red Ripple Brings Uncertainty to Markets

Midterms Red Ripple Brings Uncertainty to Markets

About the authors: Larry Hatheway and Alex Friedman are the co-founders of Jackson Hole Economics and the former chief economist and chief investment officer, respectively, of UBS. To the surprise of many observers (including ourselves), the midterm elections turned out to be more contested than most polls and political futures had indicated. The political tipster …

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