Jun 6, 2012 The recession has boosted the number of Americans on food stamps to 44 million.
Jun 4, 2012 May's jobs reports has worried investors worldwide about their short-term prospects. But there are more acute fears of a global slowdown, caused by what’s going on in Europe and emerging markets.
May 28, 2012 Last Groundhog Day we asked a couple economists to predict the economic future. Today we asked them to do it again.
Apr 2, 2012 The survey consensus was for no increase to slight increase in interest rates for 2012. Nothing dramatic. Very muted. There's no sense that the economy will turn gangbusters. At best, the economy will show modest gains in 2012.
Mar 22, 2012 On a two-day trip to promote his energy policy, President Obama said the nation must invest in alternative energy or cede leadership to China. He called on Congress to help create jobs by providing more aid to struggling homeowners and investing more in infrastructure.
Heidi N. Moore
Feb 17, 2012 Economic data indicate our economy is warming up. But how might Europe's problems affect America's recovery?
Feb 16, 2012 Commentator Megan McArdle says no president has that much control over the economy.
Feb 3, 2012 What if the U.S. economy is becoming the economic engine that keeps the global economy out of recession?
Feb 3, 2012 Many college grads feel betrayed when they can't find a job commensurate with their education. But Ramit Sethi of "I Will Teach You To Be Rich" says that it is possible to get your dream job -- if you're willing to work for it.