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Running through the recession

Oct 17, 2011
A young Philadelphia woman loses her job and finds a new path to success. In her own words...
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Occupy Wall Street dealt a victory with clean-up cancellation

Oct 14, 2011
A clean-up planned in New York's Zuccotti Park this morning has been postponed indefinitely after protesters spent the night cleaning the park themselves.
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Voices from Occupy Wall Street

Oct 14, 2011
From unemployed college grads to homemakers, reporter Stacey Vanek Smith talks to the people who are protesting in Zuccotti Park.
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U.S. steel industry shows signs of a turnaround

Oct 12, 2011
Natural gas and automotive industries are giving a boost to U.S. steel.
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Juli Niemann: Corporations doing well, but it's not trickling down

Oct 11, 2011
Juli Niemann, analyst at Smith, Moore and Company, explains why good corporate earnings news might not help the rest of us.
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Nobel Prize in economics goes to two Americans

Oct 10, 2011
Thomas Sargent and Christopher Sims studied an issue central to our dilemma today: How government policies actually affect the real economy.
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Two Americans win Nobel Prize in economics

Oct 10, 2011
Two Americans who focus on the correlation of the global economy with government policy will share this year's Nobel Prize for economics.
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Are we in a recession?

Oct 10, 2011
How it is decided whether or not we're in a 'recession,' and if it matters at all what it's called.
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Chris Low: U.S. economy is 'being held hostage' by eurozone crisis

Oct 7, 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.
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Where companies keep their cash

Oct 6, 2011
When companies talk of cash reserves, they're usually not referring to stacks of c-notes.
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