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10 States With The Slowest Growing Economies

24/7 Wall St. | Alexander E.M. Hess and Thomas C. Frohlich | Posted 06.16.2014 | Business

The United States economy grew 1.9% in 2013, down from the 2.8% growth rate in 2012. GDP growth of all but two states was positive last year, although...

LA Port Strike: 'A Billion Here, A Billion There...'

James Bryson Hyatt | Posted 02.04.2013 | Media
James Bryson Hyatt

$1-billion-a-day figure estimating the costs of the Port of Los Angeles/Port of Long Beach strike was trotted out quickly and promoted widely, because it's attention-getting. And possibly, because it serves certain political objectives. But it's not accurate.

Developing Economies Showing Improved Energy Efficiency

WSJ | Spencer Swartz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

A few developments Monday suggest some of the world's most inefficient energy users are starting to tighten up how they use their energy resources, wi...