May 31, 2013 QE2. Quantitative easing or an asteroid?
May 24, 2013 Federal Reserve's Ben Bernanke is cautiously optimistic.
May 22, 2013 Your dollar bill isn't worth the paper it's printed on. Why? Because it's a fiat currency. Sr. Producer Paddy Hirsch explains.
May 22, 2013 Today Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke gives his latest economic report to Congress. His testimony comes on the same day that Japan's central bank is indicating its intention to continue stimulus measures.
May 20, 2013 What happens if the Federal Reserve takes away the big can of sterno it put under the U.S. economy?
May 20, 2013 As an investment and inflation hedge, gold still looks overvalued, at nearly 30 percent below its peak. But demand for gold is growing in India and China.
May 17, 2013 There's talk in high places about the Fed ratcheting back on policies it hoped would add pep to the wheels of commerce.
May 9, 2013 Is there such a thing as an unemployment rate that is too low?
May 2, 2013 The European Central Bank (ECB) has cut interest rates to a record low of 0.5 percent. But how much stimulus can the ECB really provide?