For most states, new taxes are off the agenda next fiscal year, according to reports from the National Governors Association. The recovering economy will yield higher tax revenues for states, but not to pre-recession levels.
As part of the Maytag dishwashers recall, customers can get a free repair or a rebate for a new dishwasher. The best deal depends on what you have and where you live.
The ADP survey says the economy added 55,000 jobs in May. But Friday's official numbers are almost certain to show a healthier jump.
The popular Amazon Kindle will retail for $259 at Target stores starting June 6.
Spanish unemployment has risen astronomically, reaching a record of around 20 percent. Young people, especially, are receiving benefits instead of working.
Some 1.7 million appliances are included in the Maytag dishwasher recall, which was initiated because of a fire hazard.
American economic policymaking is dominated by the widely taught and cited neo-Keynesian synthesis, which argues for government intervention on the ground that markets are not efficient.
The last time hedge funds struggled this badly in a single month was November 2008, after the Lehman bankruptcy.
It is essential that prostitution be completely lifted from the black market for the safety of those involved.
With the government's housing tax credit expiring in April far more weak trends will likely start to become more obvious for the first time in well over a year.
Las Vegas and Washington, D.C., are on opposite ends of the economic spectrum, with Washington and Washington-style regulation on the rise.
The jump in "self-employed" workers in 2009 correlates with mass lay-offs. But is it right to call this new class of workers entrepreneurs?
The BP oil spill demonstrates that environmental and social costs must be taken into consideration when forming policy regulating off-shore oil drilling.
Leaders of developed economies now come from a professional ruling class whose survival depends on delivering the fantasy that we can live beyond our means.
Because the euro will probably depreciate as a result of fiscal austerity, the effect on inflation in countries tightening fiscal policy will be uncertain.
The tax break will reduce federal revenues by $131 billion in 2012 -- but is it effective in fostering home ownership?
The decrease is the first drop in delinquencies in almost three years.
Willingness by leaders in both regions to offer bailouts is hindering growth.
Germany's president and Japan's prime minister resigned because of comments or problems related to the economy. Could US officials take a hint?
May 2010 was the worst May for US stock markets in 70 years. Even star hedge fund managers lost out.