Jul 12, 2013 The French Revolution -- and much of the France we know today -- was born at a time of economic crisis and famine.
Jul 11, 2013 Turmoil continues in Egypt, but as news of $12 billion in aid and an interim prime minister appointment take hold, life on the ground in Cairo is also changing.
Jul 10, 2013 Egypt gets an interim prime minister with an economics background, former finance minister Hazem el-Beblawi.
Jul 9, 2013 The semantics debate on Wikipedia could have real world consequences.
Jul 8, 2013 Violent clashes between rival political factions, the army and police are scaring off tourists in a country where 10% of the economy is tourism-related.
Jul 5, 2013 There may be more jobs out there, but many people are looking for full-time work, when all there is, is part-time.
Jul 5, 2013 How the Egyptian military’s takeover is viewed could have financial consequences. A federal law calls for cutting aid to a country where the military deposes a democratically elected government.
Jul 5, 2013 What is designed to give insight into the labor market may also guide future interest rates, since the Federal Reserve will be watching -- and so will Europe.
Jul 5, 2013 The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the economy added 195,000 jobs last month. The unemployment rate remained at 7.6 percent.