Economics news headlines

Half of all children and most black children will use food stamps – Econ View

India Central Bank buys 200 tonnes gold from IMF, diversifies from dollar – FT

Tin hats: equities sharply down this morning – FT Alphaville

Manufacturers worldwide report rise in output – FT

Obama considering second stimulus – Calc Risk

Testimony to Congress: more bad property loans, prices to fall – Fed

Poland is the new Hungary, says BNP Paribas – FT Alphaville

IMF allows capital controls for emerging markets; few alternatives – FT; Money Supply

“As production goods children are inferior, while as consumption goods they’re normal” – Economist graphic

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