Sep 22, 2011 Jobs growth predictions have been cut down by the President's economic forecasters. But will President Obama be able to keep the economy chugging along in 2012?
Sep 22, 2011 As head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde has some strong opinions about how to fix the global economy. Chief among them? Spend.
Sep 22, 2011 In a recent interview, the new head of the IMF, Christine Lagarde, said that she thinks governments need to spend if they hope to get out of the dire economic situation.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Sep 22, 2011 American consumers are as skittish as they were in 2009, and that could put a crimp on our economy.
Sep 22, 2011 U.S. GDP growth was a tiny 1 percent in the second quarter of the year. But is this typical of recession, or recovery?
Sep 22, 2011 The U.S. Gross Domestic Product grew just 1 percent in the second quarter of 2011. Along with lagging unemployment rates, these figures put even more pressure on Ben Bernanke to take action.
Sep 22, 2011 The price of gold is down, and the future of the U.S. economy is uncertain. Many anxiously await Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke's speech tomorrow, in which he could potentially announce another stimulus program.
Nov 3, 2011 Our current economic troubles have often been compared to those of the past, like the Depression of the 1930s. But how is it different?
Heidi N. Moore
Sep 22, 2011 The Federal Reserve's low interest rate policy has cut savings income for many Americans. Is it generating the intended economic benefits?