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An October 1964 Westinghouse display of new molecular electronics able to replace as many as 50 transistors. (FOX PHOTOS/GETTY IMAGES) (FOX PHOTOS/GETTY IMAGES)

Fifty Years Later, Moore's Computing Law Holds

Gordon Moore observed in 1965 that computer processing power doubled every two years, but future structural and political forces may slow this progress. Read more…

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks at a press conference on May 7, 2014, at the EU Headquarters in Brussels. (GEORGES GOBET/AFP/Getty Images)

How Quantitative Easing Differs in Japan and Europe

Though the European and Japanese economies are taking similar approaches to similar challenges, quantitative easing is quite different in each case. Read more…

U.S. House of Representatives Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan discusses the Trans-Pacific Partnership with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Feb. 15. (Photo by KIMIMASA MAYAMA/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S.: A Potential Breakthrough in Trans-Pacific Trade Talks

The passage of a Trade Promotion Authority bill could give new momentum to Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations, though not to trans-Atlantic trade. Read more…