SOCHI, Russia, March 12- Russian President Vladimir Putin told the country's top finance and economy officials on Wednesday that the current forecast for gross domestic product this year was unacceptable.» Read More
Mark Matthews, head of research Asia, Bank Julius Baer, discusses China GDP data and what it means for the economy.
Richard Jerram, chief economist at Bank of Singapore, thinks the Chinese economy, despite being relatively sluggish, is likely to have soft landing, because of easing inflation.
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"For the euro zone at the moment, we are not anticipating a double dip recession. We are expecting very lacklustre growth, 1.6 percent this year, 0.6 percent next year," Leif Eskesen, chief economist for India and ASEAN at HSBC, told CNBC.
Discussing whether investors should be concerned about China's industrial slowdown and inflation fears, with Jing Ulrich, managing director & chairman of Global Markets, China, JP Morgan.
Concerns over investment in Central and Eastern Europe have grown as a solution to the problem of sovereign debt in the peripheral euro zone has eluded policymakers and global growth has slowed.
Debating whether the U.S. economy is at the front-end of a recession, with Ron Kruszewski, Stifel Nicolaus & Company CEO, who says the the commodity play is over now.
The new year-end price target for the S&P 500 reflects the roller coaster of uncertainty on Wall Street. David Kostin, Goldman Sachs chief U.S. investment strategist provides perspective.
Discussing the market selloff today on concerns about Europe, with Michael Gurka, Spectrum Asset Management managing director.
More than 500 days of talks to form a government have seen Belgium take from Iraq the dubious honor of taking the longest time ever to form a government, prompting attacks by bond vigilantes as well as international ridicule.
Wall Street’s biggest names have backed off earlier doom-and-gloom predictions of near-zero growth and now believe the economy at least has a better chance of avoiding an outright recession.
Discussing whether investors are looking ahead of zero growth or negative growth in GDP, with CNBC's Steve Liesman and Lou Brien, DRW Trading Group.
Perspective on Friday's jobs data and its impact on the market and the economy, with Ethan Harris, BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, and David Kelly, JP Morgan Funds.
Perspective on Friday's jobs report and unemployment in the U.S., with Robert Reich, former Secretary of Labor.
The week's top business and investment news, including Hurricane Irene and banking plays.
"This morning for example, if you dig into the GDP report there's a pretty healthy gain in profits in the second quarter. And if you look at GDP's from the perspective of incomes it's actually running at 2 percent in the first half of this year, not the 0.7 that was reported."
A preview of Bernanke's speech on Friday and what the Street expects to hear, with Steven Ricchiuto, Mizuho Securities, and Stuart Hoffman, PNC Financial Services.
Discussing how investors can stay one step ahead of the Fed chief and get returns above the inflation rate, with Wayne Lin, Legg Mason Global Asset Allocation.
Traders are anticipating Friday's GDP revision data. Insight on how the rest of the world will react, with Andrew Busch, BMO Capital Markets.
Charting the market for signs of a bottom, with Sam Stovall, S&P Equity Research chief investment strategist.