Topic: Robert H. Smith School of Business
Gauging hurricane Sandy's ultimate impact on the US economy is far more complex than merely adding up insurance payouts and uninsured losses. Disasters can give the ailing construction sector a boost, and unleash smart reinvestment that improves stricken areas.
An AT&T and T-Mobile merger would mean 'higher prices' for customers, says the Justice Department, which is suing to block the deal. Is the AT&T and T-Mobile merger now a bust?
08/31/2011 05:06 pm
China's currency manipulation aggravates US politicians, but it could also upend its own economic gains. By keeping the yuan artificially low, China increases inflation to dire levels. Instead of whining about the policy, the US must emphasize this dangerous tradeoff to China.
03/01/2011 02:10 pm
Unless the US-China trade gap is seriously addressed, some economists say, Obama’s goal of 2 million new trade-related jobs will be unattainable.
02/04/2010 06:23 pm
US automakers are likely to get $15 billion in federal loans, but lawmakers insist on industry restructuring.
12/08/2008 12:00 am
Democrats will use credit-crisis hearings this month as a springboard for more regulation next year.
10/04/2008 01:00 am