Meanwhile, Germany's Economy Minister rebuffs U.S. proposals for trade targets, saying the U.S....

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Meanwhile, Germany's Economy Minister rebuffs U.S. proposals for trade targets, saying the U.S. should rely on "a strengthening of the market economic process" and not dirigisme. This, after Geithner struggled to win backing for a proposal to set firm targets for current-account surpluses and deficits.