Kate Davidson is a regular contributor to Marketplace.
Features by Kate Davidson
Posted In: Fed, Bernanke, Congress, Obama congress, Federal Reserve
Fed chair Ben Bernanke heads to Capitol Hill for his last semi-annual two-day testimony. He may face tough questions, reflecting perceived politicization of his role in the absence of coordination between Congress and the White House.
Posted In: Banks, interest rates, Earnings, Federal Reserve
As Wells Fargo and JPMorgan Chase kick off bank earnings season, it's a chance to see the effect rising interest rates are having on our nation's banks.
Posted In: Immigration, lobbying
It's crunch time for lobbyists pushing immigration reform. How much should lobbyists spend to get legislators on board?
Posted In: Bangladesh, clothing, globalization, manufacturing
Lots of European retailers have signed onto a new pact to institute stricter rules after the factory tragedy this year. Which U.S. companies will follow suit?
Posted In: Mergers and Acquisitions, media, Tech
Investment bank Allen & Co's annual get together for the business glitterati starts today in Sun Valley, and the media deals could pile up.
Posted In: long-term unemployed, Unemployment
For one of the long-term unemployed, a very happy ending.
Posted In: Retirement, elderly
The number of people 75 and older still working has grown over the last two decades -- some from need, but many because they want to.
Posted In: budget cuts, budget, Washington D.C.
Wealthy, poor and in-between residents tell us how shrinking government would affect their personal finances
Posted In: General Electric
GE reports earnings today and analysts will look closely at the performance of its finance arm
Posted In: Airlines, airfares, united, southwest, Delta
The airlines try, but they can't always make fare increases stick.