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Arthur Delaney

Why Some People Don't Collect Unemployment Even Though They're Eligible

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 12.11.2012 | Politics

Matthew Egerton applied for unemployment insurance as soon as he lost his health care administration job at the very end of 2010. The Virginia Emp...

Zach Carter

Wall Street Speculation Drove Oil Price Spike Higher, Federal Reserve Study Finds

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 03.21.2012 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Two economists at the St. Louis Federal Reserve have published findings that indicate that Wall Street speculation is responsible for 15...

Shahien Nasiripour

Federal Reserve's Actions May Increase Unemployment

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 06.28.2011 | Business

The Federal Reserve's purchases of more than $2 trillion in mortgage and U.S. government debt may cause an upswing in unemployment, a top regional Fed...

Shahien Nasiripour

Another Fed Official Supports Plan Forcing Banks To Spin Off Derivatives Units; Obama's Treasury STILL Opposed

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The president of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis supports a Senate plan that would force Wall Street megabanks to spin off their derivatives uni...

Shahien Nasiripour

St. Louis Fed Chief Calls For Megabanks To Be Broken Up, Joins Other Top Fed Officials

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A third top Fed official is calling for megabanks to be broken up. James Bullard, president and chief executive of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Lo...

How Well Did States Prosper Under Bush 43? The Numbers Are In

John Tepper Marlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
John Tepper Marlin

The numbers are in, and under Bush 43 only four U.S. states beat the average long-term growth rate.