With no investment banks and tighter regulation, experts see a less dynamic recovery ahead.
The administration's bailout plan would make him temporary overseer of the US financial system.
Those sinking in the wake of the real estate plunge get different treatment. For the overall economy, it makes sense.
Economists hope the proposed bailout will boost confidence and end the cycle of falling real estate values.
Key members call for bipartisan effort after meeting with administration officials.
Investors cheered. The Dow jumped 369 points Friday.
We won’t back you if you put dogs and cats in the same day-care room, or sell gluton-based derivatives in place of kibbles.
Lawmakers focus on bailouts and look to overhaul financial regulations.
Markets from London to Tokyo fell on the news of Lehman Brothers' bankruptcy.