Feb 15, 2013 The Federal Reserve said this morning that production at U.S. factories declined last month after two months of gains. Industrial production fell by 0.4 percent.
Feb 14, 2013 A slew of GDP numbers out of Europe and Asia today paint a gory picture of the global economy.
Feb 13, 2013 In last night's State of the Union address, President Obama proposed new trade talks with the EU. How are leaders in Europe reacting?
Feb 11, 2013 The EU's Justice Commissioner says American companies like Google and Facebook must abide by a proposed new European law on data protection or face stiff penalties.
Jan 30, 2013 With interest rates locked near zero until 6.5 percent unemployment, what's the point of meeting until then?
Jan 25, 2013 Europe has the largest market for carbon permits in the world. The idea is, the more a company has to pay for permits to pollute, the greater incentive it has to reduce pollution. But the economic slowdown has greatly reduced the cost of permits.
Jan 24, 2013 Alan Blinder, an economist and former vice chairman of the Federal Reserve, discusses why he thinks the government doesn't get enough credit for saving the U.S. economy from a much worse fate.
Jan 21, 2013 Newly released transcripts from 2007 show Federal Reserve officials were slow to act as the economy slid into recession.
Jan 9, 2013 The Federal Reserve has released the minutes from its meeting in mid-December where the Fed's announced a major shift in it's policy.