Growth likely to remain weak for a while yet THE AGE | The economy performed poorly in the September quarter, but that's OK. It was all Labor's fault, but now Labor is out. From here on it will be the Coalition's watch and everything will be much better. Or not. At least from here on Joe Hockey will be talking the economy up - as a treasurer should - not talking it down.
Stocks hit as nervy investors turn attention to Fed THE AGE | Local shares had their worst week in six months as signs of improving economic conditions in the US made global investors nervous that the Federal Reserve might start withdrawing its stimulus as early as this month.
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