After Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg spoke about the merits of a universal basic income at Harvard's Commencement, James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute senior fellow, and Albert Wenger, Union Square Ventures partners, debate whether the U.S. economy could or should support such an idea.
U.S. economic growth slowed less sharply in the first quarter than initially thought, but the weakness was likely an aberration amid a strong labor market that is near full employment.
In an interview with SiriusXM Radio host, Carson was asked about what could be done to reduce the number of people living in poverty.
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A study found that CEO's at some of the biggest companies in the U.S. received an 8.5 raise in the past year.
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The German economy grew by 0.6 percent in the first quarter of 2017, driven by higher investment in construction, machinery and equipment, robust household and state spending as well as strong exports, the Federal Statistics Office said on Friday.
France’s Finance Minister Michel Sapin has said that he wants the newly-elected President Emmanuel Macron to succeed and win a majority in the country’s upcoming parliamentary election, though he insisted a cohabitation government would not hamper the country’s prospects.
The Bank of England (BOE) held interest rates steady at 0.25 percent, as expected, on Thursday while implementing some widely anticipated modifications to its growth and inflation assumptions over the three-year forecast horizon.
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva made a fiery defense against corruption charges leveled against him during five hours of testimony on Wednesday.
Buffett says he would save $680,000 in taxes on the GOP health-care reform bill.
Diana Olick discusses the latest report from Trulia on how 34% of homes have recovered to their pre-recession price levels.
Price gains during the last housing boom were juiced almost entirely by an incredibly loose mortgage lending market that no longer exists.
Investors' focus should be set not on interest rates but on forecasts for the U.S. economy when the Fed meets.
Consumer spending was unchanged in March for a second straight month and the overall monthly inflation rate fell for the first time in a year.
The Commerce Department says the gross domestic product, the total output of goods and services, grew by just 0.7 percent in the first quarter following a gain of 2.1 percent in the fourth quarter.
The selfie could be the key to a more politically engaged electorate, according to one technology company aiming to make the voting system more secure.
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The central bank's plans to begin trimming its $4.5 trillion balance sheet as soon as this year do not alter his view of the appropriate rate hike path.