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We Have A Huge Baby Problem On Our Hands

AP | By BERNARD CONDON | Posted 07.07.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Nancy Strumwasser, a high school teacher from Mountain Lakes, New Jersey, always thought she'd have two children. But the layoffs th...

Why US Growth Numbers Are Inaccurate

New York Times | BINYAMIN APPELBAUM | Posted 10.17.2011 | Business

Instead of chugging along in reasonable health, the United States had been hovering on the brink of a double-dip recession....

America's Slowest-Growing State Economy

24/7 Wall St. | Posted 08.12.2011 | Business

Every state posted GDP growth between 2000 and 2010, according to the latest U.S Department of Commerce data, which was released earlier this week. Th...

Growth and the People Factor

Jerry Jasinowski | Posted 08.02.2011 | World
Jerry Jasinowski

The real crisis facing Japan has nothing to do with earthquakes, tsunamis or nuclear meltdowns -- but declining population.

Economy Nearly Stalled in 4th Quarter

AP | JEANNINE AVERSA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — The economy nearly stalled in the fourth quarter with a growth rate of just 0.6 percent, capping its worst year since 2002. Wednes...