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The new football season can serve as a great source of inspiration not just for the couch potatoes of the nation, but for small-business owners as well.
The G20 summit in Russia will be overshadowed by a bombing of Syria without the authorization of the United Nations Security Council.
Struggling with threat of an attack on Syria, the market finished August lower. Was this a harbinger of things to come? Investors have much to consider during the coming weeks.
The most recent falls in EM stock markets remind us that these economies remain a volatile play for external investors and, far from being any sort of risk diversification investment, closely correlated with developed economy fortunes, writes Moorad Choudhry.
The next Fed chairman should be someone with an open mind, a willingness to engage the staff, and a desire to cultivate expertise. The worst possible outcome would be to pick someone who shares Greenspan's inclinations, according to Simon Johnson, a professor at MIT's Sloan School of Management.
We must establish a Financial Market Multiagency Command: a short-term, public and private sector organization that devises implementable best practices to avoid shutdown circumstances.
There's been a big change recently in the way the market values EM currencies. Here are three graphs that explain a good part of why these currencies have been falling.
What if celebrity were measured like stocks? Then Hannah Montana is a loser and Miley Cyrus, twerks and all, is the winner.
The next New York City mayor may signal a structural shift from the past laissez-faire business leadership to more progressive business cooperation.
Have the Fed's massive interventions to keep down long-term interest rates failed to neutralize expectations driving the bond market behavior?
The scariest business headline this past week wasn't about Nasdaq's Flash Freeze. It was that three-quarters of our high school graduates aren't ready for college or a career.
Having been viewed until recently as a promising destination for investors, emerging markets are now seen as more volatile.
After the latest Fed minutes showed few clues about the timing of tapering, some pros are growing tired of waiting around for Fed action.
Washington has chosen to give the markets a ride to their destination rather than letting them find their own way.
Professional trader Kenny Polcari gives his thoughts on the market and shares his recipe du jour.
Corporates all over the world, are big on teaching "leadership skills". The "motivational speaker" is a favored technique. Bring in some captain of industry, or sports psychologist, or media personality, to speak at your company off-site. But how relevant is it?
Since border disputes with China and South Korea flared up, net exports had cut the growth of Japan's aggregate demand by almost a percentage point.
"You shouldn't fire someone in public" seemed to be on everyone's lips this week, thanks to an episode at AOL. Of course when a CEO gets fired, it's always very public.
Pro trader Kenny Polcari on what the weak results from Macy's and Cisco really say about the consumer and market in general.
Emerging markets have opened up to investment and should have a raft of enactments of new investment-friendly legislation. Yet in the past decade, momentum has slowed.