Economic Reports


  • Economic Growth on the Way?  Friday, 17 Aug 2012 | 7:33 PM ET

    Discussing where the markets stand now, and whether it will get worse before it gets better, with Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital; Brian Wesbury, First Trust Advisors; and Jack Bouroudjian, Bull and Bear Partners.

  • 60% Disapprove of Obama's Handling of Economy: Gallup  Thursday, 16 Aug 2012 | 7:00 PM ET

    NBC's Ron Mott reports the latest details from the campaign trail; and according to the latest Gallup release, 60 percent of Americans polled disapprove of the way President Obama is handling the Economy, with Jonathan Cowan, Third Way; Roger L. Simon, PJ Media CEO; and David Limbaugh, author of "The Great Destroyer."

  • China Slowdown a Boon for US?  Thursday, 16 Aug 2012 | 2:50 PM ET

    Gordon Chang, "The Coming Collapse of China" author, and Donald Straszheim, ISI Group, discuss whether a loss of faith in China among investors could help America.

  • Apple: TV Game-Changer?  Thursday, 16 Aug 2012 | 1:15 PM ET

    The battle for your living room has taken an interesting turn, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt & Julia Boorstin.

  • Langone: Companies Focused on Middle Doing Well  Wednesday, 15 Aug 2012 | 4:30 PM ET

    Billionaire Ken Langone offers insight on Paul Ryan's budget plan, Standard Chartered, and Eliot Spitzer.

  • Sweetheart Countrywide Deals ...  Wednesday, 15 Aug 2012 | 4:10 PM ET

    New details are emerging about the secretive Countrywide Financial program that gave VIPs, including some members of Congress, discounts on their mortgage rates no one else could get, with Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine.

  • Odds of QE Dimming?  Wednesday, 15 Aug 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    Discussing whether the better-than-expected economic data lowered the odds for more QE, with Brian Jacobsen, Wells Fargo Advantage Funds.

  • Rep. Henry Waxman, (D-CA), says Paul Ryan's budget plan would starve clean energy programs. "It's the wrong direction," he says.

  • Paul Ryan's Run Across the USA  Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 1:40 PM ET

    Paul Ryan is expected to discuss energy policy in today's campaigning, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Japan GDP Dents Markets  Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 2:21 PM ET

    Japan's slowdown is weighing down equities, with Jason Pride, Glenmede, and Daniel Heckman, U.S. Bank Wealth Management, weigh in.

  • USDA Expects Smallest Crop in 6 Years  Friday, 10 Aug 2012 | 3:14 PM ET

    Since June 1st, corn prices have spiked 50 percent, with CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Steve Rattner, former US Treasury Auto Advisor, says he is not surprised by the about-face of corporate America.

  • Chinese Policy Makers Have to 'Get Creative': Expert  Thursday, 9 Aug 2012 | 4:10 AM ET

    Jing Ulrich, MD and Chairman of Global Markets, China, JPMorgan says a simple rate cut in China would not be sufficient.

  • All of Asia Will See Policy Action: Strategist  Thursday, 9 Aug 2012 | 4:00 AM ET

    John Woods, Chief Investment Strategist, Citi Private Bank says central banks in Asia will use monetary policies and fiscal stimulus.

  • Time to Buy the Banks?  Wednesday, 8 Aug 2012 | 2:08 PM ET

    Anton Schutz, Mendon Capital president & CIO, offers insight on the banking industry in light of the Libor scandal and the Standard Chartered case.

  • Drapkin on Investor Confidence  Wednesday, 8 Aug 2012 | 1:40 PM ET

    Discussing what will help restore investor confidence, with Donald Drapkin, Casablanca Capital chairman & founder.

  • BoE Lowers Growth Forecast  Wednesday, 8 Aug 2012 | 5:30 AM ET

    Mervyn King, governor of the Bank of England, says the UK central bank has lowered its forecast for growth amid difficult economic conditions.

  • President Obama Calls EU Leaders  Tuesday, 7 Aug 2012 | 4:15 PM ET

    Discussing whether President Obama is paying enough attention to the fiscal cliff, with Diana Furchtgott-Roth, Manhattan Institute, and David Callahan, Demos Public Policy Center.

  • Daniele Antonucci, European Economist, Morgan Stanley says the slowdown in the EZ core, austerity measures and credit crunch might increase discontent in Italy.

  • The Reasons Behind UK Productivity Losses  Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 2:15 AM ET

    Professor Charles Goodhart, professor emeritus of banking and finance at London School of Economics, says the contradiction between the U.K.'s gloomy economic outlook and the country's employment figures lies in an unexplained loss of productivity in Britain.