August 3, 2011 Headlines: Recession Coming? China's Cyber-Spying, Weaker Dollar, and More

Posted by smorgante on 08/03/2011

Bloomberg: Odds of a recession are rising.

Massive cyber-spying by China uncovered (VF).  Washington slow to react (VF).

Bloomberg: A plunge in container ships indicates a likely US slowdown.

TAP: Kuttner: back to the economy.

DB: Lawrence: Congress can redeem itself with a jobs agenda.

Forbes: At least one politician gets it: former Indiana House Speaker John Gregg, running for governor, wants to rebuild Indiana’s manufacturing base.

Curious Capitalist: A weaker dollar is certainly not bad for exports.

CNBC: 10 Chinese fakes.

WSJ: Brazil adopts policies to favor its domestic manufacturers. (When will we follow suit?)

WSJ: Auto sales were pretty flat last month.

WSJ: China may tighten rare-earth mineral quotas.

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