Jun 21, 2012 As part of our weekly Attitude Check, we look at recent Gallup data on how Americans feel about big versus small business, government, and other institutions.
Jun 21, 2012 A report says more than half of American companies are having trouble finding enough skilled workers to hire. Why don’t employers train workers instead?
Jun 4, 2012 Figures coming out of China are showing a slowdown in manufacturing signalling that Western consumers are buying less.
May 29, 2012 Dewey & LeBoeuf, one of the largest law firms in the country, filed for bankruptcy last night after months of financial turmoil and partner defections.
May 29, 2012 Dewey & LeBoeuf filed for bankruptcy protection last night. In the last half century, large corporate law firms have enjoyed an enormously lucrative run. Although in the last four to five years revenue has flattened out.
May 25, 2012 Figures out today show Chinese manufacturing fell for the seventh month in a row. Countries like Australia and South Africa could suffer more than the U.S.
May 10, 2012 America added 3.1 percent more jobs in manufacturing over the last two years, with the Midwest leading the way.
Robert J. Samuelson
May 10, 2012 Commentator Robert Samuelson says that contrary to popular wisdom, it's actually the poor and the middle-class who control the government.
Heidi N. Moore
Apr 30, 2012 The nation's factories and plants have been churning out jobs pretty steadily since the recession ended. And this morning, we'll find out if that manufacturing rebound is still happening. Specifically, we're about to find out about regional manufacturing activity around Chicago and Dallas.