• CNBC's Steve Liesman reports some of the big surprises he found in transcripts from the Fed's policy meetings back in 2007. And, Mark Calabria, Cato Institute, explains why he thinks the Fed should get out of the bank regulations business.

  • Bhaskar Laxminarayan, Chief Investment Officer of Bank Pictet & Cie, Asia says Chinese economy has bottomed out and will grow at around 8% annually over the long term.

  • How to Trade China's Export Pick-Up     Thursday, 17 Jan 2013 | 10:15 PM ET

    Jonathan Windham, Head of Regional Industrials Sector at Barclays discusses China's latest export numbers and picks the Chinese transport stocks that he likes.

  • Expect 9% Growth in China for 2013     Thursday, 17 Jan 2013 | 10:05 PM ET

    Timothy Wong, Managing Director and Regional Head at DBS Group Research analyses the China GDP data.

  • Rebalancing China     Thursday, 17 Jan 2013 | 8:15 PM ET

    Yao Wei, China Economist, Societe Generale and Aaron Boesky, Chief Executive Officer, Marco Polo Pure Asset Management discuss how China's growth numbers will impact the economy going forward.

  • China GDP Hit 7.8% in Fourth Quarter: Pro     Thursday, 17 Jan 2013 | 11:45 AM ET

    James Kynge, editor of FT's China Confidential, forecasts Chinese gross domestic product hit 7.8 percent in fourth quarter 2012.

  • Uncle Sam's Full Faith and Credit     Wednesday, 16 Jan 2013 | 7:15 AM ET

    Lawrence Lindsey, The Lindsey Group CEO, discusses what he is telling investors about the potential downgrade of U.S. debt and deficit deals.

  • Peebles: Incentivize Entrepreneurship     Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013 | 2:22 PM ET

    Discussing the debt ceiling, job creation and President Obama's performance in office, with Don Peebles, The Peebles Corporation chairman and CEO.

  • Blinder: Debt Cliff = GDP Down 6%     Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013 | 2:20 PM ET

    Alan Blinder, Princeton University Professor discusses his op-ed today in the Wall Street Journal regarding the debt ceiling.

  • The Cost of America's Crumbling Bridges and Roads Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013 | 11:53 AM ET

    The decrepit state of the nation's infrastructure will knock more than $3 trillion off the nation's GDP through the end of the decade if more money isn't spent to upgrade the country's roads, bridges, airports and ports, according to a new report from the American Society of Civil Engineers.

  • German Economic Growth Slows in 2012     Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013 | 3:30 AM ET
  • Shen Minggao, Head of China Research and Greater China Chief Economist, Citi says China's economic growth may decelerate from H2 of 2013 in the absence of an aggressive policy stimulus.

  • White House Reacts to Jobs Report     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 9:39 AM ET

    Hilda Solis, U.S. Secretary of Labor, discusses the nations employment picture and what it indicates about the health of the U.S. economy.

  • Will 'Fiscal Cliff' Impact US Credit Rating?     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 11:21 AM ET

    Sean Egan, Egan-Jones Ratings Company, explains how long term deficits and debts impacts GDP and economic growth.

  • Facing the Ten Year Mirage: Economist     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 11:15 AM ET

    Michael Feroli, JPMorgan chief U.S. economist, explains how a near-term deal on the debt will not address the nation's long-term budget problems.

  • Talks Intensify Between Biden and McConnell     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 10:51 AM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood reports the latest details on "fiscal cliff" negotiations between the Vice President and Senate Minority Leader. Also, a look at which states will be hit hardest by the "cliff," with CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Investing Amid Political Uncertainty     Wednesday, 26 Dec 2012 | 11:38 AM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood reports the latest details on the "fiscal cliff" stalemate in Washington. And, Mark Luschini, Janney Montgomery Scott, provides insight on how to position your portfolio amid economic and political headwinds.

  • Expect More Taxes & Less Spending: Expert     Thursday, 20 Dec 2012 | 6:21 AM ET

    Lou Brien, DRW Trading Group, and Mark Vitner, Wells Fargo Securities, provide their perspective on what to expect from "fiscal cliff" talks in Washington and its impact on the markets and economy. "Growth is going to be slower in the first half of 2013," Vitner added.

  • Jobless Rate Won't Hit 6.5% for 3 Years: Fed's Lacker Monday, 17 Dec 2012 | 10:46 AM ET
    Jeffrey Lacker

    Richmond Federal Reserve President Jeffrey Lacker, the only Fed member to oppose the new numerical targets for unemployment and inflation, told CNBC Monday that it will take three more years before the US jobless rate falls to the targeted 6.5 percent.

  • In the second of a two-part interview, US Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas president Richard Fisher, weighs in on the amount of information the Federal Reserve is releasing to the public. "There is a demand for greater transparency," he added.