Oct 13, 2011 Natural gas and automotive industries are giving a boost to U.S. steel.
Nov 30, 2011 Juli Niemann, analyst at Smith, Moore and Company, explains why good corporate earnings news might not help the rest of us.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Oct 13, 2011 Thomas Sargent and Christopher Sims studied an issue central to our dilemma today: How government policies actually affect the real economy.
Oct 13, 2011 Two Americans who focus on the correlation of the global economy with government policy will share this year's Nobel Prize for economics.
Oct 13, 2011 How it is decided whether or not we're in a 'recession,' and if it matters at all what it's called.
Oct 10, 2011 FTN Financial economist Chris Low says that the positive jobs report out today is contributing to a slightly better economic outlook in the U.S., but markets won't recover until the problems in Europe are solved.
Oct 10, 2011 When companies talk of cash reserves, they're usually not referring to stacks of c-notes.
Oct 19, 2011 Kai Ryssdal rides a bus 26 miles through Los Angeles to see how the economy and our high unemployment rate is affecting everyday Americans.
Oct 6, 2011 Julia Coronado, chief economist at BNP Paribas, shows how far we have come since 2008, and why more debit card fees are probably on the horizon.
Oct 3, 2011 Chris Low, chief economist at FTN Financial, is worried about the long term -- for income, for consumers, and for banks.