Stacey Vanek Smith
Sep 23, 2013 New York's Attorney General has slapped 19 companies with fines for writing fake online reviews.
Sep 23, 2013 West Hollywood instituted a first-in-the-nation ban on fur sales. Are stores unhappy?
Sep 18, 2013 The Forbes 400 is out. Media organizations spend a lot of time and money on building and promoting lists because they're easy to promote and can help sell a lot of ads.
Sep 4, 2013 The report will show the status of all its districts.
Sep 3, 2013 A look at how factory numbers are affecting our domestic economy this week.
Aug 15, 2013 A sign of rising confidence? On Wilshire Boulevard in Los Angeles, two new stores open a few months apart.
Aug 12, 2013 News coverage often tends to miss out on what's going on in small town America. A new project from The Atlantic and Marketplace hopes to remedy that problem.
Aug 12, 2013 Author Chris Schroeder says there's another revolution that's quietly emerging that deserves attention: growing entrepreneurship.
Aug 9, 2013 How Georgia is on the forefront of pushing equity crowdfunding. It's like Kickstarter, except that regular folk can invest in -- not just donate to -- a small, private company.
Jul 24, 2013 After downsizing during the recession, one manufacturer sees signs of the recovery.