Ireland has instituted dramatic spending cuts and tax hikes to avoid becoming the 'next Greece.' Dublin may offer a window into where other European countries are headed towards austerity.
Resistance grows across Germany to bailing out other debt-ridden countries. Will Germany drop the euro?
As differences persist over how to handle the debt crisis, momentum builds among European Union nations to either drop the euro or form new currency alliances.
Sovereign-debt problems may have reached a point beyond remedy — short of default or high rates of inflation.
On Tuesday, the Dow average saw another in a long line of one-day V-shaped recoveries.
Protesters from several workers' rights groups burn pieces of paper in the shape of iPhones, manufactured by Foxconn, during a demonstration outside a Foxconn office in Hong Kong on Tuesday. An employee of the tech firm Foxconn died early on Tuesday after falling from a building in southern city of Shenzhen, state media reported, the ninth such death at the firm's manufacturing hub this year.
As a method of increasing economic growth we might want to have a bonfire of the regulations burdening European governments.
An good option for increasing revenue is a simplified Alternative Minimum Tax.