Topic: General Electric Company
How one woman in Brazil used her high school education as a way out of poverty. Already, universal education has boosted half the Brazilian population into the middle class.
05/19/2011 01:58 pm
The government blames transmission line failures, but critics such as guest blogger Miguel Octavio point to government inefficiency. Last year Venezuelans endured blackouts for months.
05/17/2011 05:30 pm
By 2022, those living in poverty will be a minority for the first time, as the global middle class – particularly from BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China) nations – surges. Does new affluence signal shifting global power?
05/17/2011 09:55 am
Usually natural allies, the tea party and the business lobby are at odds over if and how to raise the national debt limit.
05/16/2011 05:02 pm
The Dow fell 83 points, and commodity prices fell due to concerns of an economic slowdown in the US, China, and India
05/04/2011 06:13 pm
The corporate share of the nation's tax receipts has substantially dropped since the mid-1950s
04/27/2011 11:09 am
Inflation isn't the biggest threat to the economy. Falling into another recession is.
04/27/2011 10:47 am
Technology stocks rallied, and the blue-chip index reached a high of nearly three years
04/21/2011 05:36 pm
GE earnings to get plenty of scrutiny after Japan nuclear fallout, tax stories. Dozens of high-profile companies will report earnings Thursday.
04/21/2011 01:08 am
GE hoax, devised by a group of imposters who sent out a fake press release, tricked the Associated Press and Dow Jones news wires into publishing an incorrect story about how GE would give a $3.2 billion tax refund to Washington. Can the scammers behind the GE hoax hurt business?
04/14/2011 12:10 pm