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Economic

How trade tariffs could affect U.S. inflation, Fed

U.K. rate hike in doubt after weak inflation figures

Finding balance amid worldwide QE slowdown

U.S. housing starts tumble 12% in June

More Economic

More Cdns planning to buy first home

Inflation glass half full: expert

GDP flatlines in April: StatsCan

Economy loses steam, remains on track

Global investor confidence falls

U.S. consumers holding back

Canadians struggling to save: RBC

Investors flocking to Latin America

IMF warns of brewing global risks

Greek prime minister vows to stay

China to decelerate in coming months

Shielding portfolios against next Sino-Forest

Debt problem worse than topline suggests

Healthy growth to drive interest rates higher: RBC