The latest "100-year" economic crisis to affect the global economy, which lately seems to occur every seven to eight years,
is the Euro-Zone debt crisis. The culprit: Too much borrowing and spending during the last decade.
Over the past few years, U.S. government debt held by the public has grown rapidly—to the point that, compared with the total output of the economy, it is now higher than it has ever been except during the period around World War II.
The public watched in disbelief as oil gushed into the waters of the Gulf Coast for several months. Here’s advice on
how the company could have better connected with the public throughout the spill, and lessons you can learn from them.
In tough times, real change is necessary. Most people are active, strong, and spry for the first part of their adult lives. They have lots of energy for work and play. They see a better future ahead and work hard to get ahead.
WASHINGTON (7/24/15 UPDATED 1:05 p.m. ET)--National Credit Union Administration Chair Debbie Matz sent clarification Friday on comments during hearing that seemed to indicate a lack of faith in credit union leadership.
WASHINGTON (7/29/15 UPDATED 2:18 p.m. ET)--The Federal Open Market Committee is maintaining the federal funds rate, citing “moderate” expansion of U.S. economic activity in its post-meeting statement this afternoon.