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  • Taking issue with Janet Yellen's economic theory Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 7:17 AM ET
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    Janet Yellen has been a proponent of the idea that a little bit of inflation can be good for job creation. Rich Danker isn’t buying it. Here’s why.

  • Tractor sales up 10% in 2013     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 1:39 PM ET

    The Association of Equipment Manufacturers says 184,000 tractors have been sold in the U.S. this year, up 10 percent. CNBC's Jane Wells reports on predictions for next year.

  • Google goes robotic     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on the reasons behind Google's acquisition of military robotics firm Boston Dynamics.

  • CNBC's Kate Kelly reports closing arguments are taking place in the U.S. vs. Steinberg insider trading trial.

  • Looking back on 100 years of the Federal Reserve, with Ylan Mui, The Washington Post; Greg Ip, The Economist; and CNBC's Larry Kudlow and CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • The Federal Reserve is marking 100 years today with speeches from all living Fed Chairmen: Paul Volcker, Alan Greenspan and Ben Bernanke. Ylan Mui, The Washington Post; Greg Ip, The Economist; and CNBC's Larry Kudlow, discuss.

  • Nasdaq 100 gets 5 new names     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 1:03 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on 5 stocks being added to the Nasdaq 100, including TripAdvisor and Tractor Supply.

  • GM investing $1.3 billion in engine plants     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 1:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports General Motors plans to add 300 new jobs at five new engine plants. Also, a look at the new Mercedes C-Class.

  • From Wall Street to the wine shop     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 1:53 PM ET

    Former Merrill Lynch investment banker Sharon Severns quit her job on Wall Street to open specialty wine shop Amanti Vino.

  • Polcari: Fed finds taper fodder     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 2:15 PM ET

    Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities director, looks ahead to a "crucial week," which is likely to provide investors with clarity about the Fed's direction. No taper in December, he says, but it could easily happen in March. He also talks about the best way to cook salmon.

  • CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports the results from a CNBC economic survey that details where Americans are doing the majority of their holiday shopping and what percentage use "smart devices" to make purchases.

  • Looking into Amazon's 'Pantry'     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 1:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt and Julia Boorstin discuss Amazon's new "Pantry" service, which is supposed to deliver bulk goods to consumers. Also, will Google develop its own chips?

  • Pisani: Enormous year for IPOs & buybacks     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 1:42 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani reports IPOs and buybacks are motivating the market. Nimble Storage is having a huge IPO day.

  • The changing dynamics of the CEO role     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 1:35 PM ET

    Robert Profusek, Jones Day, discusses the role of the CEO in today's market place and weighs in on rumors surrounding Alan Mulally and Microsoft.

  • CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the backlash on the proposed lifting of cell phone bans on flights has already begun.

  • Snowstorm arriving for the weekend     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 1:12 PM ET

    The Weather Channel's Alex Wallace tracks the big winter weather system approaching the Northeast and where it will hit hardest.

  • CNBC's Courtney Reagan takes a look at where American consumers are shopping this holiday season. CNBC's Steve Liesman weighs in.

  • Ben Willis, Albert Fried & Co. managing director, discusses if we will see a market correction and if a taper will occur next week.

  • Bracing for a market correction     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 1:04 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody looks back at the biggest market pull backs of 2013 and what sectors got hit the hardest.

  • Where are the jobs?     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 1:02 PM ET

    Matt Ferguson, CareerBuilder CEO, discusses the labor market and if 2014 will bring greater job growth. "We can see over 200,000 jobs created a month in 2014," Ferguson says.

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