DUBLIN, Dec 1- Ireland slashed its year-end budget deficit forecast on Tuesday to 1.7 percent of gross domestic product from 2.1 percent, as the tax take in Europe's fastest growing economy far exceeded expectations in November. That would leave Ireland with a deficit close to half the 3 percent target set under its EU-IMF bailout in 2010, which rescued the...» Read More
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports where third quarter GDP forecasts stand.
A “poisonous combination” of low economic growth and high debt could catapult the world into its next crisis, led by China.
Chicago Fed President Charles Evans, shares his view of economic improvement, and when he thinks interest rates should begin to rise.
CNBC's Steve Liesman speaks to Wells Fargo's chief economist and incoming NABE President John Silvia, about his view of economic growth.
James Bevan, CIO at CCLA Investment Management, discusses whether the protests in China could impact domestic markets and comments on the government's agenda.
Discussing GDP data that says the U.S. economy expanded by 4.6 percent in Q2, and where Q3 forecasts are tracking, with Christopher Thornberg, Beacon Economics principal; Christopher Low, FTN Financial chief economist; and CNBC's Steve Liesman.
The U.S. economy grew at a brisk pace in the second quarter, expanding at an annualized 4.6 percent rate and the fastest since 2011.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the data on the U.S. economy. And CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight.
Discussing strength of the U.S. dollar and lack of growth in Europe and China, with Art Cashin, UBS; and Bob Keiser, S&P Capital IQ; and CNBC's Bob Pisani.
Discussing how investors should set their portfolios for the rest of the year and 2015, with Jim Russell, U.S. Bank Wealth Management, and Chad Morganlander, Stifel.
Former President Bill Clinton says he has no problem with the current inversion rules, but Washington needs a bipartisan solution to reform corporate taxes.
"We need to reform the tax system," says former President Bill Clinton expressing his position on corporate tax inversions.
CNBC's Becky Quick speaks to former President Bill Clinton about the state of the U.S. economy. Clinton explains why the middle class has stagnated and gives three reasons why medium income has not improved.
After more than three decades of sanctions by the U.S., the EU and the UN, Iran could soon be open for business, says Dan Steinbock.
Alex Young, OppenheimerFunds, and Jeremy Hill, Old Blackheath Companies, weigh in on what's likely to drive the markets and the outlook on the U.S. economy.
Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen addresses the FOMC's faster projections on rate increases when the economic data is not moving in the right direction.
CNBC's Steve Liesman asks Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen about the inclusion of the Fed's "considerable time" phrase in the statement, and if the statement is a form of forward guidance.
Fed chair Janet Yellen says the FOMC expect the unemployment rate to normalize over the course of 2016 and edge below that level in 2017.
Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen says indicators of spending and production for Q3 suggest economic activity is expanding at a moderate pace and inflation has been running below the FOMC's 2 percent objective.
Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen, says the economy is making progress toward the FOMC's objective of maximum sustainable employment, however a range of labor market indicators suggest there remains a significant underutilization of labor resources.