Apr 3, 2012 A new report of the world's happiest countries helps point to factors besides GDP that help contribute to a happy population.
Mar 16, 2012 Professor Stephen J. Rose says it's not about how much things cost, but how much they cost relatively.
Mar 19, 2012 Commentator Teresa Amabile on the misconceived correlation between paychecks and joy.
Feb 29, 2012 The Department of Commerce revised its gross domestic product report for the last quarter of 2011, revealing more evidence that the U.S. economy could be entering a new phase of recovery.
Jan 27, 2012 GDP growth is getting stronger each quarter. But why was the growth slower than we expected at the end of 2011?
Jan 27, 2012 The nation's gross domestic product -- the value of all goods and services produced -- grew at an annual rate of 2.8 percent in the fourth quarter, the fastest pace since the second quarter of 2010.
Heidi N. Moore
Jan 27, 2012 We all hear about economic indicators all the time, but perhaps we don’t question them as much as we should.
Jan 17, 2012 China said today that its economy grew 9.2 percent last year, while our economy was growing at rate of less than 2 percent for most of last year.
Dec 22, 2011 Economists expect third quarter GDP grew at around 2 percent. But if all goes well, it'll be even higher in the fourth quarter.
Dec 22, 2011 In the U.S., Gross Domestic Product revisions are out today, and the hope is that the number will keep improving as long as problems in Europe, and Washington, don't stunt that growth. In one North Carolina town, local business play nice to help each other out during recession. The Lone Star State loses as many as half a billion trees in 2011, and that's not including the wildfires. And in this week's Attitude Check, we look at how Americans are really feeling about the potential payroll tax cut extension.