Topic: Scott Lilly
As the White House hosts a jobs summit Thursday, here are a range of ideas – from shorter work hours to a second stimulus – to fix the rising unemployment rate.
12/03/2009 12:00 am
President Obama's job summit this week brings together CEOs and economists to brainstorm on how to bring down the unemployment rate. The challenge: creating jobs while trying to control record deficits.
11/30/2009 12:00 am
Personal consumption may fall this year to levels not seen since 1942, some economists say.
01/09/2009 12:00 am
His top priorities are stimulus proposals, the 'G-20' summit, and picking a Treasury chief.
11/07/2008 12:00 am
Evidence of stability includes easing US bond prices and bank moves to raise capital.
04/23/2008 01:00 am
Debate over what's fair and what's wise is likely to intensify as US tries to contain the crisis.
03/31/2008 01:00 am
House Democrats consider an ethics board, and Republicans adopt reform standards.
02/13/2008 12:00 am