The former Federal Reserve chair said there were no signs of extreme movements in the U.S. real estate and financial markets.» Read More
Issues expected to get a new look include a corporate tax overhaul, environmental and financial regulation, trade deals and the Keystone oil pipeline.
The GOP breakthrough in the midterms represents a setback for the president and changes the outlook for issues key to business.
The pace of growth in the U.S. services sector slid for a second month, but employment hit a fresh nine-year high.
The Minneapolis Fed president said an interest-rate hike at any time in 2015 would be "inappropriate" because of the muted outlook for inflation.
The pace of growth in the U.S. services sector slowed more than previously estimated in October, hitting its lowest level in six months.
U.S. private employers added 230,000 jobs in October, exceeding economists' expectations, a report by a payrolls processor showed on Wednesday.
Speaking a week after the U.S. central bank ended its quantitative easing policy, Fisher described Chair Janet Yellen as "impressively balanced."
If Republicans take the Senate, as expected in Tuesday's midterm election, the economy could grow much faster, former GE chief Jack Welch says.
Politico's Ben White tells you what to look for as the results roll in from Tuesday's midterm elections.
U.S. manufacturing expanded far more briskly than estimated in October, fully recovering from the previous month's weakness, a report showed Monday.
The U.S. manufacturing sector slowed in October to its lowest rate of growth since July, while new orders hit its lowest level since January.
High unemployment rates are hurting incumbent Republican governors running for office in Georgia, Wisconsin and Florida. Voters want jobs.
Stocks launch into November at record highs, but that does not mean the volatility that punctuated October's roller-coaster trading will end.
U.S. stocks surged to record highs Friday. With the recent selloff in the rearview mirror, one pro sees a bigger correction ahead.
Even big franchise chains can get into trouble. Here's how to size up an investment that could cost you a million in losses.
U.S. consumer sentiment rose in October to its highest level since in more than seven years on growing optimism about the economy.
U.S. consumer spending fell in September for the first time in eight months, suggesting the economy lost some momentum heading into the quarter.
The Institute for Supply Management's Chicago-area business barometer rose to 66.2 in October.
The sight is so surprising that Americans are sharing photos of it: The gas station sign, with a price under $3 a gallon.
A top Fed policymaker said central banks have had success with inflation-targeting but should consider other methods that may work better.
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