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San Francisco Federal Reserve Chairman Mary Daly poses at the bank’s headquarters in San Francisco, California, United States, July 16, 2019. REUTERS / Ann Saphir June 22 (Reuters) – Climate change poses a “significant risk” to the global economy and the financial system, San Francisco Federal Reserve Chairman Mary Daly said on Tuesday, adding that …

Record resignations suggest Americans are confident in their ability to find better jobs. The unusual labor market trend could give way to several encouraging developments for the US economy. Here are four reasons the wave of quits could benefit the United States, from a pay rise to a productivity revolution. See more stories on the …

For two years John White has been trying to get a permanent job at the company where he is an entrepreneur, but his applications for positions there have been rejected five times. Company policy prohibited contractors from working remotely during the pandemic, so even while his colleagues were working from home, White was commuting to …