• Fast Money, June 22, 2011     Wednesday, 22 Jun 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching tomorrow.

  • The Fed's Next Move     Wednesday, 22 Jun 2011 | 3:45 PM ET

    Discussing whether the FOMC is stuck between a rock and a hard place and if the Fed will ease monetary policy anytime soon, with Jan Hatzius, Goldman Sachs chief U.S. economist.

  • Bernank-O-Meter Panel React     Wednesday, 22 Jun 2011 | 3:22 PM ET

    Our debt situation is the biggest thing weighing on our economy, says a top economist. Gauging reaction to Bernanke's speech, with Robert Brusca, Fact and Opinion Economics; Constance Hunter, Aladdin Capital Holdings; and Conrad DeQuadros, RDQ Economics.

  • Panel Reacts to Bernanke     Wednesday, 22 Jun 2011 | 3:06 PM ET

    Reaction to Bernanke's speech and what it indicates about the economy, with Robert Doll, BlackRock; Julia Coronado, BNP Paribas; Ken Volpert,Vanguard; Greg Ip, The Economist, and CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Big Ben Panel     Wednesday, 22 Jun 2011 | 2:10 PM ET

    A preview of Bernanke's options to fix the economy and what he is likely to do, with Robert Doll, BlackRock; Julia Coronado, BNP Paribas; and Ken Volpert,Vanguard.

  • FOMC Sees Slightly More Inflation     Wednesday, 22 Jun 2011 | 2:00 PM ET

    The Fed anticipates slightly more inflation, as well tepid unemployment through 2013, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Ghost Town USA     Wednesday, 22 Jun 2011 | 1:35 PM ET

    Empire, Nevada no longer exists. The U.S. post office even took away its zip code. CNBC's Mary Thompson reports what happened to the town.

  • Advertisers' 'Seriousness' Takes Center Stage at Cannes Wednesday, 22 Jun 2011 | 6:46 AM ET
    A picture taken on June 21, 2011 shows the official flags of the 58th edition of the International festival of creativity, Cannes Lions on June 21 2011, in Cannes on French riviera. AFP PHOTO / SEBASTIEN NOGIER (Photo credit should read SEBASTIEN NOGIER/AFP/Getty Images)

    Publicly, executives may say that the Cannes Lions awards for the advertising industry are only part of the appeal of the 2011 Cannes Festival of Creativity, behind the scenes, advertising companies are feeling the pressure to perform.

  • Time for Common Sense on Greece Wednesday, 22 Jun 2011 | 1:12 AM ET

    Albert Einstein is reported to have said that insanity consists of doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. By those standards, the deal with Greece that is about to be agreed looks insane. The only justification, as I argued in a column on May 10, is that it is needed to play for time. This is a bad strategy. Something more radical is required, according to the FT.

  • Mad Money, June 21, 2011     Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

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

  • Ready to Quit Your Job? Read This First Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 3:29 PM ET

    It's been a long, hot recession and many of us are tempted now that we're seeing some signs of recovery to say, "Take this job and shove it!" Before you do, read these tips to help you master the art of quitting.

  • It’s All About Jobs, Jobs, Jobs at NY Forum Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 2:30 PM ET

    Today is Day 2 of the New York Forum. Closing Bell was live from the pow wow in NYC’s Grand Hyatt Hotel on Monday. Richard Attias, founder of the New York Forum said that the DNA of the forum is about “finding solutions.” One key topic discussed was “jobs, jobs, jobs.” The big question is “if the policy makers and the private sector will build a private partnership to implement this solution,” said Attias.

  • El-Erian: What's Weighing Heavily on the Markets Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 12:52 PM ET

    There seems to be no limit to policy uncertainties, ranging from Europe’s stuttering response to its debt crisis, to questions about the end of QE2 in the US, the debt ceiling debate, and that still-elusive balance between medium-term fiscal reform and immediate stimulus to counter a weakening economy.

  • Current Debt Situation Is Like Sub-Prime Crisis: Pro Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 7:15 AM ET
    United States Federal Reserve

    Monetary policy has been "the great enabler" that central banks used to keep interest rates at "absurdly low levels for years now" and this has encouraged politicians to believe that sovereign debt is "a lot cheaper than it really is," David Stockman, former director of the Office of Management and Budget, told CNBC Tuesday.

  • Decision 2012: The Contenders     Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 6:23 AM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood has the details on the Republican contenders for the Presidential race in 2012.

  • Mad Money, June 20, 2011     Monday, 20 Jun 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

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

  • Greek Crisis vs. US Job Creation     Monday, 20 Jun 2011 | 4:10 PM ET

    As the debt crisis in Europe continues, the issue of job creation in America remains a major headwind for the US economy, with Laura Tyson, UC Berkeley Haas Business School, and Erik Ristuben, Russell Investments.

  • Jobs: Moving Florida Forward     Monday, 20 Jun 2011 | 8:46 AM ET

    Florida Governor Rick Scott and Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) weighs in on job creation in his state.

  • Rep. Ryan: Countdown to Default     Monday, 20 Jun 2011 | 7:04 AM ET

    Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) shares his ideas on the Republicans plans for economic growth.

  • German Giant Says US Workers Lack Skills Monday, 20 Jun 2011 | 2:07 AM ET

    A mismatch in the US labour market between the skills of unemployed people and the jobs available is making it hard for some companies to find the right staff despite an unemployment rate of more than 9 percent, one of the country’s largest manufacturing employers has warned, the Financial Times reports.