• Richard Fisher, US Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas president, discusses political indecision on Capitol Hill, and the importance of creating fiscal certainty and limiting stimulus programs.

  • China's Economy to Grow 8% Next Year: Think Tank Thursday, 13 Dec 2012 | 8:10 PM ET
    Residential buildings in Shanghai, China.

    A state think tank has forecast China's GDP growth next year at 8 percent and projects the consumer price index to rise 3 percent, the official China Securities Journal reported on Friday.

  • Fed's Historic Moves     Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 2:00 PM ET

    The CNBC's new team discuss the Fed's historic move tying Fed Funds to a specific unemployment rate and inflation target, with Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital, and Joseph LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank.

  • Japan Revised GDP Signals Economy in Recession Sunday, 9 Dec 2012 | 7:14 PM ET
    Tokyo, Japan

    Japan's economy contracted for a second straight quarter in July-September, revised government data showed on Monday, indicating that weak global demand nudged the export-reliant economy into a mild recession.

  • Lazear on Employment & the 'Fiscal Cliff'     Friday, 7 Dec 2012 | 4:20 PM ET

    Ed Lazear, Hoover Institution senior fellow, explains why he is not surprised by Friday morning's better-than-expected jobs report.

  • Manufacturing in a Compromising Position     Thursday, 6 Dec 2012 | 6:20 AM ET

    "The Optimism Index among manufacturers has plummeted from 88 percent in the first quarter of this year, to about 51 percent," explains Jay Timmons, National Association of Manufacturers president & CEO, discussing how fiscal cliff uncertainty is impacting the manufacturing industry.

  • Geithner: No Deal Without Higher Rates on Rich     Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012 | 4:08 PM ET

    Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner describes the administration's position regarding raising taxes on the wealthy, and says the President is completely prepared to go over the 'Fiscal Cliff' unless Republicans go along.

  • Digesting the Economic Data     Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012 | 10:06 AM ET

    Brian Wesbury, First Trust Advisors chief economist, provides his perspective on the direction of the U.S. economy, jobs, and the fiscal cliff.

  • Francis Cheung, MD, China-HK, CLSA says that China's government needs to set a lower GDP target for 2013.

  • Predictions: Will Economic Growth Pick Up in 2013? Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012 | 11:25 AM ET
    Ben Bernanke

    Will the "fiscal cliff" be resolved by 2013? Where will the unemployment rate be at the end the year? Predictions from CNBC economics reporter Steve Liesman.

  • Economics: Slow Growth on Wall Street? Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012 | 11:24 AM ET

    Autos and housing are bright spots, but the rest of the economy is slow.

  • Can iPhone 5 Sales Impact GDP?     Monday, 3 Dec 2012 | 10:34 AM ET

    Michael Feroli, JPMorgan chief U.S. economist, explains why he is revising his outlook for current quarter GDP growth.

  • How the Yuan Could Take the Dollar's Crown Monday, 3 Dec 2012 | 12:00 AM ET

    China could eclipse the United States sooner than many think as the yuan becomes a major player on the word stage that could put the dollar in the shade, analysts told CNBC.

  • Goldman Sachs 2013 Outlook     Friday, 30 Nov 2012 | 11:04 AM ET

    David Kostin, Goldman Sachs, provides his forecast for next year, predicting the economy will grow almost two percent and the S&P will rise about twelve percent from current levels.

  • Yen Slips, Euro Lifts, Brazilian GDP Hits the Real Friday, 30 Nov 2012 | 7:53 AM ET

    Month-end selling dents the yen and Mario Draghi lifts the euro — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • India Q3 GDP to Reflect Modest Recovery     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 8:40 PM ET

    Ahead of the release of third-quarter GDP numbers, Rahul Bajoria, Regional Economist, Barclays explains why growth momentum in India's economy will remain relatively weak.

  • More Fed Stimulus Ahead?     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 7:33 PM ET

    The Wall Street Journal suggests more stimulus from the Federal Reserve is coming. Lee Hoskins, Former Cleveland Federal Reserve president, weighs in. Stephanie Link, TheStreet, also discusses how one might invest if the fiscal cliff fears did not exist.

  • Jobless Claims Drop & Q3 GDP Gains     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 8:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on unemployment and the U.S. economy, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Euro Lifts, Yen Dips, Krona Slips Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 7:48 AM ET

    The euro hangs on fiscal cliff news and the pound feels pressure from rating cut worries — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Slumping Chinese Stocks? Don’t Expect Beijing to Help Wednesday, 28 Nov 2012 | 3:37 AM ET
    Investors watch the electronic board at a stock exchange hall in Huaibei, China.

    China’s Shanghai Composite Index has shed more than 60 percent since its 2007 peak, and analysts expect little help from Beijing.