Dec 19, 2013 The Fed is not worried about inflation right now. But should it also worry about the opposite? Persistently falling prices, or deflation, can also wreck an economy.
Dec 19, 2013 Airport officials are urging Congress to raise the cap on passenger fees from $4.50 to $8.50.
Dec 13, 2013 John Koskinen is expected to be recommended for confirmation as IRS commissioner.
Dec 5, 2013 As New Orleans and its economy attract more college-educated residents, gentrification comes to once-poor neighborhoods on high ground.
Dec 6, 2013 A deal to avoid another government shutdown seems to be coalescing around increasing revenues -- but not taxes.
Carmen Wong Ulrich
Dec 4, 2013 Twelve drummers drumming, six geese-a-laying and one partridge in a pear tree. What does it all add up to?
Nov 14, 2013 Venezuela has a terrible inflation problem, and the government's dramatic steps to fix them problem aren't likely to make a real impact.
Oct 29, 2013 There are perils for too-low inflation for too long, because inflation can help wages and companies grow.
Oct 25, 2013 Prices are up in Japan -- and that's a good thing.
Oct 7, 2013 The longer the government is closed, the more housing deals could be delayed or even wrecked altogether.