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Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein came out in defense of capitalism as well as bonuses after it received government aid during the financial crisis.
From the Clinton Global Initiative, Maria Bartiromo discusses the key to entrepreneurialism -- a focus on education and technology.
From the Clinton Global Initiative, Maria Bartiromo discusses global opportunities and regulation with Peter Sands, Tony James and Ricardo Salinas.
"It's important to remember that health care is the economy. ... The idea that we can separate out the two is a fantasy," Obama said.
How tough is it to reform education in the U.S.? Tougher than ridding the world of polio, according to Bill Gates.
President, meet rock star. Rock star, meet president. Now, impersonate each other.
In today's Lunch Break TV, U2 frontman Bono does a great impression of former President Bill Clinton at Clinton Global Initiative event.
On stage at the morning Clinton Global Initiative panel, Bono stepped in to defend Ireland's low corporate taxes.
With appearances by the likes of Sheryl Sandberg, Bono and Bill Gates, the Clinton Global Initiative hopes to leave a lasting impression on the world.
Meeting of the minds: CEOs at the Clinton Global Initiative discuss the world's sustainable future.
It's not known exactly what the presidential candidates will talk about, but the theme of this year’s conference is decidedly non-political. In fact, it's downright world-builder-y: "Designing for Impact."
Not long ago, most American companies were urged by the U.S. government to avoid doing business with Libya. It was a pariah state, a sponsor of terrorism, a sworn enemy of the West. But former President Bill Clinton asked the chief executive of Wal-Mart if he would open a store in Libya.
Free-market types will urge freer markets, even when these take the form of the kind of corrupt privatization that gave rise to Russia's oligarchs. And the Obama administration, well, it thinks the wealthy need to be taxed more — everywhere.
Labor laws exclude more than a dozen categories of jobs from the minimum wage, including crews on fishing ships and casual baby sitters.
The New York attorney general's office has subpoenaed about a half-dozen high-frequency trading firms, a source told CNBC.
Reforms in the New York budget have made that state a better place for business, according to Tax Foundation analysis. Which state came in last?