• ECB living in 'small numbers' world: Pro   Thursday, 15 May 2014 | 4:00 AM ET
    ECB living in 'small numbers' world: Pro

    David Owen, chief European economist at Jefferies, says that recent European data, including GDP numbers, make it more likely that the ECB will act in June.

  • Is Europe sleepwalking into deflation?   Thursday, 15 May 2014 | 3:30 AM ET
    Is Europe sleepwalking into deflation?

    Azad Zangana, European economist at Schroders, says deflationary pressure is going to build in peripheral European countries, but Germany will see inflation rise.

  • Japan's second quarter GDP could be negative: Pro   Thursday, 15 May 2014 | 1:30 AM ET
    Japan's second quarter GDP could be negative: Pro

    John Vail, chief global strategist at Nikko Asset Management, says Japan showed strong first quarter growth, but GDP in the following quarter could be negative.

  • This was the real surprise in Japan's GDP   Thursday, 15 May 2014 | 12:14 AM ET
    Why Japan's Q2 GDP may not be too worrying

    Uwe Parpart, Managing Director, Head of Research at Reorient Financial Markets, says business investment, not consumption, was the real upside surprise in Japan's first-quarter GDP.

  • Despite GDP, still concerned about Japan: Expert   Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 11:25 PM ET
    Why this expert is worried about Japan

    Jim McCaughan, CEO of Principal Global Investors, says the lack of further monetary easing from the Bank of Japan, coupled with April's sales tax hike, will hurt Japanese growth.

  • Why don't markets like Japan's strong GDP?   Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 9:15 PM ET
    Do markets prefer stimulus to strong GDP data?

    Khiem Do, Head of Asian Multi-Asset at Baring Asset Management, explains why Asian equity markets failed to take off after Japan's first-quarter growth data surpassed expectations.

  • Japan Q1 GDP surges on 'consumption binge'   Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 7:52 PM ET
    Japan Q1 GDP surges on consumption binge

    Martin Schulz, Senior Economist at Fujitsu Research Institute, says a "consumption binge" ahead of April's tax hike helped Japan post its fastest growth since 2011 in the first quarter.

  • Expect Japan to log 4.5% growth in Q1: HSBC   Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 6:48 PM ET
    Expect Japan to log 4.5% growth in Q1: HSBC

    Leif Eskesen, Chief Economist for India and ASEAN at HSBC, expects Japan to see a spike in first-quarter gross domestic product due to front-loading ahead of the sales tax hike.

  • Expect 3% GDP in Q2: Strategist   Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 6:35 AM ET
    Expect 3% GDP in Q2: Strategist

    David Joy, Ameriprise Financial, and Mark Vitner, Wells Fargo Securities, share their outlook on the market and economy and discuss whether the economic rebound will be robust enough.

  • Exercise caution in Chinese markets: SocGen   Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 8:47 PM ET
    Exercise caution in Chinese markets: SocGen

    A further slowdown in China is inevitable as the economy undergoes a re-balancing, says Xavier Denis, Economist and Strategist at Societe Generale Private Banking.

  • Australia GDP to see minor drop on budget: ANZ   Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 6:47 PM ET
    Australia's GDP to fall by 0.25-0.5% on budget: ANZ

    Cherelle Murphy, Senior Economist at ANZ, believes the spending cuts outlined in Australia's budget will cause a 0.25 to 0.5 percent reduction in gross domestic product.

  • CNBC Rapid Update: Outlook for growth   Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 11:52 AM ET
    CNBC Rapid Update: Outlook for growth

    CNBC's Steve Liesman digs into the latest consumer data and gives his economic outlook for the first two quarters.

  • Ripe opportunities in M&A   Friday, 9 May 2014 | 8:05 AM ET
    Ripe opportunities in M&A

    The markets are fully valued but there are pockets of opportunities in mergers and acquisitions, says Daniel Arbess, Xerion Fund portfolio manager.

  • Overcoming economic paralysis   Friday, 9 May 2014 | 7:53 AM ET
    Overcoming economic paralysis

    I hope we wake up out of this torpor, says Ken Rogoff, Harvard University professor, discussing those things that need to be fixed in the U.S. economy.

  • Fed's next move   Friday, 9 May 2014 | 7:39 AM ET
    Fed's next move

    Ken Rogoff, Harvard University professor, shares his thoughts on how the Fed's policy is impacting the markets.

  • Long-term unemployed national crisis: Liesman   Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 3:39 PM ET
    Long-term unemployed national crisis: Liesman

    Discussing the outlook for the long-term unemployed and the battle over unemployment insurance, with CNBC's Larry Kudlow and Steve Liesman.

  • Market liked what Yellen said: Liesman   Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 11:33 AM ET
    Market liked what Yellen said: Liesman

    CNBC's Steve Liesman tracks activity in the stock and bond market as Janet Yellen spoke to the Senate Budget Committee.

  • Fed Chair Yellen on monetary policy   Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 11:15 AM ET
    Fed Chair Yellen on monetary policy

    CNBC's Steve Liesman monitors Janet Yellen's testimony in front of the Senate Budget Committee.

  • Yellen strategy wise: Economist   Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 10:03 AM ET
    Yellen strategy wise: Economist

    Michael Feroli, J.P. Morgan chief U.S. economist, shares his thoughts on Janet's Yellen's strategy on fiscal policy and how it is affecting the U.S. economy.

  • 32 Advisors' high-flying new Measure   Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 8:57 AM ET
    32 Advisors' high-flying new Measure

    Robert Wolf, 32 Advisors CEO, announces the addition of a new company that will help customers use drones as a service.