Feb 2, 2012 Should the rich be taxed more? And how much more? Americans offered their latest opinions to Gallup.
Feb 2, 2012 Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney has finally released his tax returns. How does he compare to the average millionaire, and the average American?
Jan 24, 2012 News is out this morning that Mitt Romney's effective tax rate is around 14 percent. But that's a different tax rate calculation than the one you're probably familiar with.
Jan 23, 2012 We speak to a private equity insider about whether the industry is really full of 'vulture capitalists,' or if it serves a necessary function in our society.
Jan 13, 2012 Mitt Romney has received criticism for his time at Bain Capital. What does Bain, and similar private equity firms, really do?
May 6, 2015 Private equity funds are groups of investors that flip companies for a profit. It’s the technique they use that makes them special, as senior producer Paddy Hirsch explains.
Jan 12, 2012 Professor Joshua Rauh at Northwestern University explains what private equity is, and what impact it has on the job market.
Jan 27, 2012 Last night, Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney said that President Obama would like to turn the U.S. into a social welfare state. But even if he wanted to, how much impact does a president have on the economy anyway?
Heidi N. Moore
Jan 11, 2012 Mitt Romney’s role as founder of Bain Capital has prompted rivals to criticize him for destroying jobs. What exactly do private equity firms do?
Jan 27, 2012 How did Mitt Romney approach business and economics as both a private businessman and as the governor of Massachusetts?