Banking woes, rising debt levels, and unemployment will put consumers in greater trouble, economists say.
Many nations have begun to tighten their credit reins in an effort to curb rising prices.
Uncertainty over oil prices is a factor in Wall Street edginess.
Markets there produce healthy returns, but some analysts expect a correction.
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Evidence of stability includes easing US bond prices and bank moves to raise capital.
Some 10 countries are investigating suspects, including the US, which estimates that it loses up to $100 billion a year in unpaid taxes.
Troubled loans – from homes to cars – could trim economic growth by 1 percentage point, a new forecast says.
How asset-backed securities tied to risky mortgages and US consumer debt are affecting investors around the world.
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