Dow retreats 200 points from a record high, tech stocks get hit again amid rising rates – CNBC

U.S. stocks fell on Thursday as higher bond yields continued to put pressure on high-growth technology stocks.The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 300 points after closing at a record high…

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Johnson & Johnson vaccine deemed safe and effective in documents released by FDA – NBC News

Documents released by the Food and Drug Administration Wednesday indicate that Johnson & Johnson's Covid-19 vaccine is overall safe and highly effective against the most severe outcomes of the illness.The…

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Q&A: Clare Balboni on environmental economics – MIT News

In an ongoing series, Solving Climate: Humanistic Perspectives from MIT, faculty, students, and alumni in the Institute's humanistic fields share scholarship and insights that are significant for solving climate change…

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Stocks Drop Ahead of Powell’s Comments – The Wall Street Journal

A retreat in technology stocks continued Tuesday as U.S. stocks slid and investors awaited Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s testimony in Congress on the health of the economy. The S&P…

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For Women in Economics, the Hostility Is Out in the Open – The New York Times

A few years ago, the economists Alicia Sasser Modestino and Justin Wolfers sat at the back of a professional conference and watched Rebecca Diamond, a rising star in their field,…

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Biden Marks Covid-19 Deaths Milestone in Emotional Ceremony – The New York Times

Andy Slavitt, a senior adviser to Mr. Biden, opened Monday’s Covid-19 briefing with a reminder that the country was about to reach “a grim milestone.”“Everyone lost is someone whose life…

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US Stocks: Are We Seeing a Rotation or Early Signs of Sizable Pullback? – Yahoo Finance

TipRanksBillionaire Ray Dalio Places Bet on 3 “Strong Buy” StocksWhen billionaire financier Ray Dalio makes a move, Wall Street pays attention. Dalio, who got his start working on the floor…

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