Wednesday's economy & business stories


Brady Dale
Jun 22, 2022 - Economy & Business

A DeFi blue chip is jumping ship from Ethereum for its next version

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Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios

Biden outlines plan to lower gas prices by $1 a gallon

President Biden speaks in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on June 22. Biden is asking Congress to enact a three-month gasoline tax holiday. Photo: Samuel Corum/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Electric vehicles won't help the spike in gas prices

Fed chair says recession a "possibility" amid inflation battle

Jerome Powell speaks during a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on June 22. Photo: Ting Shen/Bloomberg via Getty Images

America's incoherent approach to fighting high gas prices

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Ouch. Photo: Matt Stone/MediaNews Group/Boston Herald via Getty Images

Two women's signatures will appear on U.S. currency for first time

Janet Yellen
Janet Yellen speaks during an event at the Rotman School of Management in Toronto, Canada, on June 20. Photo: Cole Burston/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Thoma Bravo's big tech repricing

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Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios
Dan Primack
Jun 22, 2022 - Technology

Blackstone backs Veza to reduce cyberattacks

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Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios

Home prices keep rising, even as the market cools

Americans' fears of job loss are growing

Even your boss wants to quit

Illustration of a nameplate that reads "buh bye"
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios