Martin Feldstein, Harvard University economics professor, shares his outlook on the economy. We no longer see the fiscal drag that we saw last year, explains Feldstein.» Read More
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.
In Europe things get worse before they get better. Perspective on the U.S. and global economy and its impact on the markets, with Larry Kantor, Barclays Capital.
Making a bullish case for the markets, and why a double-dip recession is not likely, with Brian Belski, Oppenheimer Asset Management.
Shares of the shipping company are down dramatically over the past six weeks but is the selling overdone? Insight with Tom Wadewitz, JP Morgan transportation analyst.
The prospect of a second recession in the developed world looked closer Monday after figures from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) showed GDP growth contracted further in the second quarter of 2011.
Economists are revising their GDP forecasts. Discussing whether this is an economic slowdown or another recession, with Drew Matus, UBS Investment Research; Bricklin Dwyer, BNP Paribas; and Ron Insana, CNBC contributor.
“People want the best information that we have right now. But people need to understand that the best information that we have right now isn’t necessarily very informative,” says one economics professor, the New York Times reports.
The “Mad Money” host explains why Europe’s problems trump good news out of the US.
Negative news and potential dangers do not determine what investors ought to pay for an investment. Discussing where to find the best value in this market, with Wallace Weitz, Wallace R. Weitz & Company.