Bank jobs and branches in decline

May 26, 2016
There will 800,000 fewer bank jobs in the U.S. by 2025, according to a Citigroup report.
Fintech is supplanting traditional transaction methods.

Top hedge fund managers still making bank despite the market

May 10, 2016
The top 25 highest-earning hedge fund managers pulled in a collective $12.94 billion last year.
Kenneth Griffin tied for the top spot of highest-earning hedge fund managers this year.
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We're becoming a nation of renters

Mar 11, 2016
A new study looks into what's driving the drastic rise in renting.
Do you rent or own?
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How can we tell if a recession is upon us?

Feb 9, 2016
New York Times senior economics correspondent Neil Irwin talks about the signs of a recession

It's a contraction, not another Great Recession

Aug 25, 2015
Remember the epic fails of automakers, banks and mortgages all at once?

More workers get crammed into less space

Jul 1, 2014
Businesses have added back jobs since the recession, but not office space.

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Giving homes to the homeless without preconditions

Jun 27, 2014
Research shows that offering aid without preconditions has better results.

The aftertaste of bailouts

May 23, 2014
Geithner is spending a heck of a press tour defending his view. Is it working?