DealBook: I.M.F. Raises Forecast for Global Economic Growth

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Christine Lagarde, the managing director of the International Monetary Fund, speaking at the spring meetings of the I.M.F. and the World Bank in Washington on Monday.

Christine Lagarde, the managing director of the International Monetary Fund, speaking at the spring meetings of the I.M.F. and the World Bank in Washington on Monday. Douglas Curran/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images
By LANDON THOMAS JR.
The rosy forecast is a change for the fund, which has been fairly downbeat in recent years about the global economy’s capacity to deliver sustained growth.
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The firm that has helped buy companies like Dell and Ultimate Fighting Championship is looking for more tech and media.

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By GLENN THRUSH

The president said the executive order was a way to end the “theft of American prosperity,” which he said had been brought on by low-wage immigrant labor.

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By STEVEN ERLANGER

The prime minister had repeatedly ruled out a snap election but is now betting that her party can increase its majority.

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He was held as part of extradition proceedings that could lead to him being sent back to India, which he fled over a year ago under an avalanche of unpaid bills and accusations of fraud.

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Buzz Tracker
Theranos has agreed to pay $4.65 million to cover full refunds for every Arizona customer who used the company's testing services, Arizona’s attorney general, Mark Brnovich, Brnovich announced Tuesday. — Bloomberg
Chinese investors and more than a billion potential moviegoers have made China indispensable to America’s film business, and it is a relationship with strings attached.  — The Wall Street Journal
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Looking Ahead
Morgan Stanley and Qualcomm are scheduled to report quarterly earnings on Wednesday.
Global auto executives will gather in Shanghai this week to contend with a challenging Chinese car market. China is the world’s largest buyer of cars, but tax policy changes and a maturing market will make it difficult to replicate previous gains. Auto Shanghai 2017 will opens to the industry and media on Wednesday.
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Tweet of the Day
So basically augmented reality is turning daily life into one long acid trip?
Neil Irwin, @Neil_Irwin
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