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Getting more interesting: the Fed raises rates

Getting more interesting: the Fed raises rates

Update: 2022-07-282
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America’s central bank has raised interest rates by three-quarters of a percentage point—its fourth rise this year. It is walking a fine line between cooling the economy and tipping the country into recession. Scientific results fundamental to more than a decade’s-worth of Alzheimer’s research may have been fabricated. For full access to print, digital and audio editions of The Economist, subscribe here www.economist.com/intelligenceoffer

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Getting more interesting: the Fed raises rates

Getting more interesting: the Fed raises rates