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Trump's three main economic aims — a strong domestic economy, a weaker US dollar, and continued low borrowing costs — are fundamentally
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Larry Kudlow, Trump’s pick as chief economic adviser, has a history of radically different views to the president’s on the economyLarry Kudlow, the CNBC commentator who has agreed to serve as Donald Trump’s chief economic adviser, has a rich history
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday named conservative commentator Larry Kudlow as his choice to lead the National Economic Council, one day after the CNBC contributor made the announcement on-air.
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Trump picks his new top economic adviser. CNBC commentator Larry Kudlow, who was previously a staff economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, worked in the Reagan administration, and was chief econom
A decade on from the crash and with the Brexit fog clearing, there’s an opportunity to make real and lasting changeOne of the many lessons learned since the world plunged into economic crisis a decade ago is that forecasts need to be taken with a large
President Donald Trump will name Larry Kudlow, the conservative media analyst who served as his informal economic adviser during the 2016 campaign, the next head of the White House National Economic Council, a source familiar with the decision tells CNN.
Larry Kudlow will replace Gary Cohn as President Donald Trump's top economic adviser.
Kudlow was a staff economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, worked in the Reagan administration, and was chief economist for Bear Stearns.
Kudlow joined CNBC i