Japan Contraction Risk Intensifies

Japan’s consumer prices slid at a faster pace in July and industrial production unexpectedly slumped, raising the danger that the world’s third-largest economy has slipped back into a contraction.

Yellen Testifies on Fed Policy, Negative Rates (Part 1)
35:17 - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking Committee in Washington about monetary policy, negative interest rates, the economy and the banking system. (This is the first part of the second day of Yellen's two-day semi-annual report to Congress. Source: Bloomberg)
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