The U.S. economy was operating at 2.4 percent growth last year, 0.6 percentage points above its physical limits to non-inflationary economic activity.» Read More
The Fed should keep interest rates lower for longer than planned and then tighten monetary policy aggressively, according to new findings.
The Fed may have to get even more aggressive if its efforts to tighten aren't reflected in short-term rates, he said.
Harsh winter weather left U.S. consumers feeling a bit less confident this month, the University of Michigan said.
The Institute for Supply Management-Chicago Business Barometer fell far more than expected in February, plummeting to 45.8 from January's read of 59.4.
U.S. economic growth braked more sharply than initially thought in the fourth quarter, but the underlying fundamentals remained solid.
The world’s stock exchanges are a frenzy for trading activity. Ahead of the Global Financial Market Forum, we look at some of the most spectacular.
The impact of lower pump prices has apparently run its course with gas prices bumping up across the country. Here's why.
The steady drop in the U.S. unemployment rate will lead the Fed to raise rates to ward off inflation, a forecaster said.
Effective demand is extraordinarily weak, probably tantamount to the later stages of the Great Depression, Alan Greenspan said.
Peter Cecchini of Cantor Fitzgerald said the U.S. needs wage growth in order for the economy to be structurally strong.
Cleveland Federal Reserve President Loretta Mester explains why she still thinks June should be a viable option to raise interest rates.
Don't blame the robots for killing jobs. Contrary to popular belief, technology actually creates jobs, says former CNN and Time chief Walter Isaacson.
Optimism is up among small businesses, but they are not borrowing. Here's why.
Consumer prices dropped in January as gas prices continued to fall, which could give a cautious Fed ammunition to keep interest rates low a bit longer.
More Americans sought unemployment aid last week, though the number of applications was still consistent with steady hiring.
The U.S. may not be as strong as investors think because it is growing overly dependent on the consumer for economic growth, Jim O'Neill tells CNBC.
Amid a brutal winter, CNBC's Eric Chemi asks, can specific food items ordered for home delivery help predict the size of the tip?
Even with the wage increases the chain recently announced, workers often do not get enough hours to make ends meet, NYT reports.
The new futures and options market for bitcoin just changed the game, says "Fast Money" trader Brian Kelly. Here's why.
Senate Democrats OK a GOP plan to fund the Homeland Security Department without immigration provisions opposed by Obama.