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Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Political Economy Update: Rare-Earths, Ireland and US Banks Brings Pressures to the Global Economy

Britain Signals Intention to Help Ireland in Debt Crisis http://www.nytimes.com/2010/11/18/business/global/18euro.html?src=busln

FT.com / Europe - ‘Attack on euro’ led Ireland to seek aid http://bit.ly/byKDrO

Ireland Prepares to Open Books as EU Weighs Help for Banks - Bloomberg http://bit.ly/byb9eL

EU-IMF mission to discuss steps to help Ireland http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSLDE6AG00420101117

EU denies delay in Greek loan as tensions simmer http://t.co/919SkPG via @washingtonpost

China may impose temporary price controls to counter the fastest inflation in two years, the cabinet said. http://bit.ly/bsfNWd

AFP: Experts: rare earths headed for 2011 supply crunch http://bit.ly/caNFnD

Auto industry fears rare earth squeeze http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE6AF4N020101117

EU to Press China Over Rare Earths Supplies - ABC News http://bit.ly/bJQhx8

U.S. Sets 50 Bank Probes - WSJ.com http://on.wsj.com/anqpXY