Feb 28, 2014 Using GDP to rate the economy is like rating a song based on notes.
Dec 20, 2013 Today's revised GDP number says the country is growing. But what about the people in it?
Dec 6, 2013 New calculations on the contribution that arts and culture make to GDP reveal a larger impact than tourism.
Dec 5, 2013 Revised GDP numbers juiced the market today, but the reality behind the data should give us pause.
Nov 7, 2013 GDP numbers came in today. They looked good at first glance, but there's a hidden story there. A bad one.
Oct 31, 2013 Nigeria could soon pass South Africa to become Africa’s biggest economy, but only because it’s changing how it calculates its GDP.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Oct 15, 2013 While most Americans are worried about what might happen if the U.S. defaults on its debt obligations on Thursday, many argue the damage has already been done.
Oct 10, 2013 The White House has decided to cut some military aid to Egypt. But the impact won't be felt among regular Egyptians.
Sep 25, 2013 Egypt once gave a warm welcome to Syrians fleeing the country's civil war but as more have come the welcome is wearing thin.