Topic: Jan Hatzius
A dip in GDP during the fourth quarter of 2012 stemmed largely from a dive in federal defense spending. Some economists see a cautionary lesson for upcoming sequester talks in Congress.
There's sharp debate among forecasters as they examine the durability of the economic recovery and discuss what will happen next.
08/25/2010 04:27 pm
Sales of existing homes rose 7.2 percent over June. But 4.1 million houses remain on the market, a jump over last month's level.
08/21/2009 01:00 am
One home price index rose for the first time in three years Tuesday, but foreclosures still pose a hurdle to market stability.
07/28/2009 01:00 am
Family finances get healthier as people save more and spend less. But will that help the recovery?
06/12/2009 01:00 am
06/09/2009 01:00 am
Many economists agree another stimulus package is necessary. Some are skeptical about its benefits.
11/03/2008 12:00 am
Troubled loans – from homes to cars – could trim economic growth by 1 percentage point, a new forecast says.
03/05/2008 12:00 am