Economy

Econ 101: November 6, 2012

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  • It’s Election Day. Go vote!
  • The total amount of contributions raised during the 2012 federal election will eclipse $4 billion. [CNN Money]
  • The Department of Housing and Urban Development has ordered a 90 day moratorium on foreclosures in the states affected by Hurricane Sandy. [Bloomberg]
  • Members of the G20 are rethinking plans to slash deficits dramatically in the coming years. [Financial Times]
  • Rents are rising faster than home prices. [The Hill]
  • The European Union and the European Central Bank are bickering over who is responsible for providing the next round of aid to Greece. [Wall Street Journal]