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  • Is NatGas the Answer to U.S. Energy Problem?     Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 2:33 PM ET

    Boone Pickens, BP Capital Management founder/chairman provides his thoughts on a new and improved energy plan that he says will get Americans back to work.

  • Are You Blocking Your Own Success? Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 12:05 PM ET
    Break Your Own Rules

    The stats tell us that women are faring worse than men in terms of landing new jobs as the economy creaks into recovery.

  • Corzine on the Economy     Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 10:36 AM ET

    The deficit problem is fixable if politics does not get in the way, according to Jon Corzine, former NJ governor (D), MF Global chairman/CEO.

  • Balter: The Importance of Being Humble Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 10:18 AM ET

    We’re entering an era where outsized egos are a warning sign of impending failure. Fail to keep yours in check and the only thing you’ll be leading is the search for a new job.

  • Delivering Alpha: The End of America?     Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 9:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Maria Bartiromo talks to Laurence Fink, BlackRock chairman & CEO; Pierre Lagrange, GLG Partners LP co-founder; Jim Leech, Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan; and Meredith Whitney, Meredith Whitney Advisory Group CEO, about America's place in the world as new economic powers rise in the East.

  • US Economy Goes From Bad to Worse: Economist Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 7:04 AM ET
    Recession-themed newsprint cuttings

    The US economy is going from bad to worse and will not fully recover until structural problems caused by the collapse of the housing market and the financial crisis are resolved, according to Capital Economics.

  • Jobs Real Solution to Crisis in Western World: Leaders Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 5:44 AM ET
    Out of Work

    As consternation about the euro zone debt crisis and slowing growth in the US increases, political leaders should focus on job creation, business leaders at the conference dubbed the "summer Davos" told CNBC.

  • Soaring Poverty Casts Spotlight on 'Lost Decade' Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 3:21 AM ET

    Another 2.6 million people slipped into poverty in the United States last year, the Census Bureau reported Tuesday, and the number of Americans living below the official poverty line, 46.2 million people, was the highest number in the 52 years the bureau has been publishing figures on it.

  • Obama's Jobs Plan Under Scrutiny     Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011 | 7:50 PM ET

    Debating whether the President's new jobs plan is tax the rich class warfare, with Rep. Peter Welch, (D-VT), and Rep. Peter Roskam, (R-IL).

  • Mad Money, September 13, 2011     Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host and former hedge fund manager, Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • Grim Stance On Job Recovery     Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011 | 2:18 PM ET

    Sharing details of a small business survey which shows over fifty percent of the participants predict the economy will continue to remain flat, with Brian Hamilton, Sageworks CEO.

  • Are Regulations Killing Jobs?     Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011 | 2:12 PM ET

    Has Congress made it too expensive for employers to hire workers? Peter Schiff, Euro Pacific Capital CEO weighs in on regulations and jobs creation.

  • U.S. Poverty Pattern on the Rise     Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011 | 1:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman shares details of a report stating the number of people living in poverty has jumped above 15 percent.

  • What Can Super Committee Cut?     Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011 | 11:14 AM ET

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson has the story on the first Super Committee hearing today at Capitol Hill, and discussing what costs could be cut without hurting the economy, with James Pethokoukis, Reuters columnist and Chris Krueger, MF Global senior political strategy analyst.

  • Jeff Immelt & Jobs     Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011 | 8:52 AM ET

    Sharing perspective on Jeff Immelt's position on the jobs council, with James Tisch, Loews president/CEO.

  • Sen. Corker: Jobs Plan Not Taken Seriously     Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011 | 8:35 AM ET

    We need longer term spending reduction, tax reform and entitlement reform, says Sen. Bob Corker, (R-TN), who says the President's jobs agenda will probably not be a significant topic in the super committee's meeting to reduce the deficit.

  • Economic Genius Outlook     Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011 | 8:13 AM ET

    An outlook on the economy, with Sylvia Nasar, "Grand Pursuit: The Story of Economic Genius" author, who says the issues we are facing now are similar to those of the past in some ways; with James Tisch, Loews president/CEO.

  • Super Committee Meets: Jobs & Deficit     Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011 | 7:40 AM ET

    To have the President come in and add another half a trillion dollars in spending is very challenging, says Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), who weighs in on the committee's deficit reduction plans.

  • NFIB Small Biz Optimism Falls     Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011 | 7:30 AM ET

    The NFIB survey reveals job creation and capital spending was up in August, but the results were negative when asked if business conditions will improve. Insight with William Dunkelberg, National Federation of Independent Business chief economist, who says government can prevent job growth; with James Tisch, Loews president/CEO.

  • Improving Employment     Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011 | 7:21 AM ET

    Debating whether President Obama's plan will create jobs, with Joe Watkins, former GHW Bush White House aide and Steve Elmendorf, Democratic strategist.