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A system of allocating resources based only on the interaction of market forces, such as supply and demand. A true market economy is free of governmental influence, collusion and o ... Read more

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Why Investors Should be Aware of Forex Trading

by Richard Lee

Although the foreign exchange market is often billed as a banker's game, currencies can sometimes be great diversification for a portfolio that might have hit a bit of a rut. It's ...

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The 3 Types of Unemployment

There are a lot of different reasons why someone might find themselves unemployed. When it comes to the overall economy, there are only three. Depending on the ...

How to Calculate GDP Growth Rate

While Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is itself a useful number calculated to reflect the value of a country’s economy it is far more insightful to assess GD...

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Over the past few years the terms depression and recession have featured prominently when discussing the economies of many countries. While they are often used ...

Key Factors for Fundamental Analysis

This list and summary of key fundamental factors for the USD currency pairs is intended to be more background than grist for your trading mill. This information...

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