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NKOREA MONEY MYSTERY — One of the biggest mysteries among North Korea economy watchers is how the country has managed to maintain stable exchange rates despite intense sanctions, political tensions and a swelling trade imbalance. Understanding the North Korean economy is essential for negotiators trying to gauge how seriously leader Kim Jong Un is about giving up his nuclear weapons. And this one is real head scratcher. By Eric Talmadge. UPCOMING: 850 words, photos at 2 a.m.
MARKETS & ECONOMY:
FINANCIAL MARKETS — A report on global markets, starting in Asia and updated through the close of trading on Wall Street.
INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION — The Federal Reserve reports on U.S. industrial production for October. By Martin Crutsinger. UPCOMING: 130 words after release of report at 9:15 a.m., 350 words by 10 a.m.