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Economic

Following December’s bump, inflation expected to rise

Overvalued assets to avoid

Another OPEC cut possible in 2017

Quebec hikes minimum wage to $11.25 on May 1

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Snapshot: International economic data

Snapshot: U.S. economic data

Snapshot: Canadian economic data

The road ahead for globalization

ECB to keep money taps open

Starwood to buy Milestone Apartments in friendly deal

Hunter Harrison joins investor to target CSX railroad

Manufacturing sales surprise with 1.5% gain in November

Don’t be too bullish on 2017 growth

A rate cut is on the table

U.S. commerce nominee says NAFTA is top priority

Bank of Canada holds interest rate at 0.5%

U.S. posts highest industrial output in two years