Aug 15, 2013 Diane Swonk, chief economist with Mesirow Financial, discusses the latest retail earnings.
Aug 12, 2013 News coverage often tends to miss out on what's going on in small town America. A new project from The Atlantic and Marketplace hopes to remedy that problem.
Aug 12, 2013 Author Chris Schroeder says there's another revolution that's quietly emerging that deserves attention: growing entrepreneurship.
Aug 9, 2013 How Georgia is on the forefront of pushing equity crowdfunding. It's like Kickstarter, except that regular folk can invest in -- not just donate to -- a small, private company.
Aug 2, 2013 From Massachusetts to Alabama, sales tax on everything from socks to laptops will be waived. But not every state wants to leave those tax dollars on the table.
Aug 1, 2013 A judge has ruled the fees banks have been charging retailers for each and every debit-card transaction are too high.
Jul 29, 2013 Retail workers find common cause with fast-food employees demanding more hours and higher wages.
Jul 29, 2013 Shopping mall firms struggled during the recession and are still digging out.
Jul 24, 2013 After downsizing during the recession, one manufacturer sees signs of the recovery.