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Economic

Feds to post deficits $8B bigger than expected in next 2 years: PBO

Gas and air ticket prices help push Canada’s inflation rate to 2.3%

How to rise above rising rates

More Economic

Promises, promises: NDP sneak attack!

Business sector to lead growth

Survey: Homeowners need help fighting debt

Japan’s crisis energizes commodity markets

Non-confidence vote a non-event: Industry

Debt troubles rock Iberian Peninsula

American job losses slowing

Flaherty: Budget will target economy, jobs

Canada surefooted in wobbly world

Analysts grapple with Japan, Mid-East

Household debt high, but not dangerous

Inflation edged lower in February