Jim Zarroli Jim Zarroli is a business reporter for NPR News, based at NPR's New York bureau.
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A farmer protesting falling prices dumps cauliflower in front of the prefecture building of Saint-Brieuc in northwestern France as police look on Sept. 24. Fred Tanneau/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Why Deflation Is Such A Big Worry For Europe

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A notice in a store window in New York City announces a retail job opening. Now that unemployment has slipped below 6 percent, there's renewed interest in what the Federal Reserve's target for joblessness should be. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Drop In Unemployment Raises Debate On Optimal Rate

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A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday. Stocks took a beating, with key indexes falling more than 2 percent before bouncing back slightly. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Turmoil Continues In Financial Markets As Dow Plunges

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Economics Nobel Awarded For Work On Regulating Big Businesses

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French Economist Wins Nobel For Market Power And Regulation Research

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Speculation Abounds Over Who Will Win Economics Nobel

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Stock Market Has Wild Week Of Ups And Downs

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Hong Kong Protests Could Make Beijing Choose Between Prosperity, Control

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Six Years After Financial Crisis, Litigation Carries On With AIG Suit

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U.S. Judge Holds Argentina In Contempt After Debt Default

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New Treasury Rules May Slow, But Not Stop, Corporate Inversions

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Treasury Announces Steps To Reduce Corporate Tax Dodges

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With IPO, Alibaba Hopes To Compete In The West

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Holder Urges Bigger Rewards For Wall Street Whistleblowers

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Cantor Brings Congressional Connections To Wall Street Job

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