• Greenspan: Household data better indicator of weather effect

    Alan Greenspan, former Federal Reserve chairman, shares his thoughts on the impact of weather on the employment report.

  • Is Australia's economy gaining momentum?   Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 10:22 PM ET
    Is Australia's economy gaining momentum?

    Savanth Sebastian, Equities Economist at CommSec, discusses Australia's recent raft of good economic data, from Wednesday's strong gross domestic product (GDP) to Thursday's retail sales.

  • China's GDP target will support commodities: UBS   Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 5:48 PM ET
    China's GDP target will support commodities: UBS

    China's gross domestic product (GDP) target at 7.5 percent indicates steady growth in the country, which should support commodities like copper and nickel, says Tom Price, Global Commodity Analyst at UBS.

  • Euro zone's recovery 'lackluster': Pro   Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 5:00 AM ET
    Euro zone's recovery 'lackluster': Pro

    James Ashley, chief economist at RBC Capital Markets, says the euro zone's economy is recovering but at a "lackluster" pace, after the 0.3 percent fourth quarter GDP growth was confirmed.

  • China's telling the world 'we can do it': Reorient   Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 12:24 AM ET
    China's telling the world 'we can do it': Reorient

    Without resorting to stimulus activities, Steve Wang, Research Director, Chief China Economist at Reorient Financial Markets, says China is trying to tell the world that they can continue to grow steadily.

  • China declares war on pollution   Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 12:00 AM ET
    China declares war on pollution

    Chinese Premier Li Keqiang vowed to crack down on pollution at Wednesday's National People's Congress. What are some of the implications of this? CNBC's Eunice Yoon has more.

  • Examining Australia's Q4 GDP   Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 10:47 PM ET
    Examining Australia's Q4 GDP

    Paul Trainor, Head of Investments at Macquarie Private Portfolio Management, analyzes Australia's fourth-quarter gross domestic product (GDP) data released on Wednesday.

  • Will commodities get hurt if China tackles pollution?

    Warren Gilman, Chairman & CEO of CEF Holdings, says China's announcement to clean up on pollution will only deal a short term impact on commodities but will not affect consumption in the long run.

  • Australia GDP was 'mildly encouraging': Rabobank   Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 9:40 PM ET
    Aus GDP was 'mildly encouraging': Rabobank

    While Australia's fourth quarter GDP exceeded expectations, Michael Every, Head of Financial Markets Research Asia-Pacific at Rabobank, explains why the coast is not yet clear for the economy.

  • Can China achieve its 7.5% GDP target?   Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 9:16 PM ET
    Can China achieve its GDP target of 7.5%?

    Manpreet Gill, Senior Investment Strategist at Standard Chartered Bank, explains why China is likely to attain its growth target.

  • China keeps growth target unchanged   Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 7:06 PM ET
    China keeps growth target unchanged

    A growth target of 7.5 percent, the same as for 2013, has been announced by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Wednesday. CNBC's Eunice Yoon has more.

  • India unlikely to see GDP above 6% in 2014: Barclays

    Rahul Bajoria, Regional Economist at Barclays, says manufacturing and private consumption sectors will continue to weigh on India's growth. The Asian country saw a worse-than-expected 4.7 percent gross domestic product (GDP) in the December quarter.

  • Weak PMI affirms 'Year of the Donkey' for China: StanChart

    Erwin Sanft, MD and Head of China & HK Equity Research at Standard Chartered, says February's manufacturing data confirms a year of slow growth for the world's second-largest economy.

  • Santelli Exchange: Markets, children & attention spans

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses Fed policy, interest rates and stock market fundamentals.

  • Q4 GDP up 2.4%   Friday, 28 Feb 2014 | 8:30 AM ET
    Q4 GDP up 2.4%

    CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on the health of the U.S. economy. And CNBC's Steve Liesman and James Bullard, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis president & CEO, provide insight on the economic data.

  • Sen. Portman: Got to get corporate tax rate down to 25%

    Sen. Rob Portman, (R-OH), discusses ways to reduce taxes, grow the economy, and work with Democrats to move the economy and create jobs.

  • UK GDP to be revised up: BoE's Broadbent   Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 11:05 AM ET
    UK GDP to be revised up: BoE's Broadbent

    Ben Broadbent, member of the Bank of England's monetary policy committee, says he expects U.K. GDP forecasts for the second half of 2013 to be revised up.

  • UK now needs businesses to invest: Pro   Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 4:30 AM ET
    UK now needs businesses to invest: Pro

    Robert Wood, chief U.K. economist at Berenberg U.K., discusses the U.K. GDP and says the weakening of consumption is a positive as it shows the recovery may no longer be mainly driven by households' consumption.

  • Europe & emerging markets long-term: Pro   Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 2:04 PM ET
    Europe & emerging markets long-term: Pro

    How to play the global economic environment, with David Kelly, JPMorgan Funds, and Paul Hickey, Bespoke Investment Group.

  • Weather impact on GDP & consumers   Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 8:31 AM ET
    Weather impact on GDP & consumers

    CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight on the economic impact of bad winter weather on GDP.