Dec 30, 2011 Low interest rates and low inflation will help play into policy decisions, such as the future of the Federal Reserve.
Dec 23, 2011 Some economists advocate borrowing the money to pay for extending tax cuts and unemployment benefits.
Dec 23, 2011 This year may go on record as the worst for new-home sales since anyone started keeping record.
Dec 22, 2011 What's behind the drop in unemployment claims?
Dec 13, 2011 Former Fed economist Gary Shilling says it is unlikely the Fed will change the zero percent interest rate anytime soon, and when it does, the shift will be more the effect than the cause of a booming economy.
Dec 12, 2011 Between July to September of this year, bank credit lending was up 10 percent -- the highest rate since before the Lehman Brothers collapse in 2008.
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Dec 8, 2011 Economist Adolfo Laurenti discusses the rate cut and the role of the European Central Bank in Europe's future.
Nov 30, 2011 John Challenger of Challenger, Gray & Christmas speaks about his company's November jobs numbers, which show some signs of improvement
Nov 28, 2011 One country in Virginia is managing to survive and prosper even as the country at large has ongoing financial problems.
Nov 24, 2011 In China, the government is considering phasing out college majors that don't allow students to find work after graduation.