Stacey Vanek Smith
Jan 4, 2012 In an effort to boost the economy, Mario Monti announced that Italian businesses can now stay open at all hours. That has some Italian shopkeepers worried.
Dec 30, 2011 The past year wasn’t kind to those with money in the Greek market, but Zambian investors are laughing all the way to the bank.
Dec 30, 2011 Reviewing the most negative and positive headlines from Wall Street and the business world this year.
Dec 30, 2011 What can we expect from the housing, jobs, and European markets in the year ahead?
Dec 29, 2011 How do Americans feel about all the GOP candidates before next Tuesday? Also, Gallup's most admired people of 2011, and gauging support for the Democrats and the Republicans after the payroll tax cuts showdown.
Dec 28, 2011 For a quiet week on the markets, there was still enough going on the global headlines to bring things down.
Dec 23, 2011 What have Wall Street economists learned from watching Washington lawmakers duke it out over things like extending the payroll tax cuts?
Dec 16, 2011 Do we go the safe route or the private one?
Dec 14, 2011 Polls show that Americans are not paying much attention to the debt crisis in Europe.