Economics : Business & Finance
This article explores the nature of world-wide poverty, and if it can be eradicated totally. The largest youth-run organization, "Oaktree" has made many inroads within Australia, and overseas, by bringing public awareness and social justice implementations towards diminishing severe povert
Your retirement money is tied up in a Ponzi scheme called Social Security. Uncle Sam says you can't opt out because the private alternative to retirement savings are too risky. And now Uncle Sam has hit the debt ceiling and is in risk of default.
The U.S. economy is positionedfor the longest period of economic growth in its history. As this recession closes, the United States finds itself in a position that will lead to unprecedented prosperity. Over the past two years and going into 2010, the U.S. is overcoming several trends that lead to t
President Elect, Barack Obama has announced a job stimulus plan that is geared towards creating more jobs while providing individual states with much needed funding for highway maintenance projects. As we all know, bridges and highways throughout the country are in need of repair and this plan seems
It is amazing just how much time is being spent on The Common Market or European Union issues of finance without these so-called experts ever getting down to the real problem. Anyone who knows anything about Greece or Italy will tell you that their problems stem from a chronic lack of taxation. Befo
How much is enough? How much profit from the sales of gasoline to the consumer is enough? The unparalleled profits of the major oil companies is at a staggering amount. The Oil companies have found the means to close the market so there is no price competition for gasoline, diesel or heating oil. Th
Macroeconomics is the subject analyzing the economic factors that effect nations and the relationship with other nation. In this article, we will discuss the consumer price index(CPI), inflation and unemployment that effect the economy of a nation.
The Canadian economy suffered a downturn with the rest of the world in 2009 during this Great Recession, which saw our country eliminate more than 321,000 jobs and watched consumers struggle to makes ends meet. It seems, however, that the country has been underestimated as it continues to come back
The economic forecast for 2009 is based on three major factors. The housing market is saturated and overstocked. With house prices readjusting to the economy, the sooner the bargain hunters get rolling the sooner the recovery will begin to show. You could do very well in this buyers market. Moving u
As the economy continues to chill and the stock market dipped into Bear territory many are forecasting doom and gloom. Now it is generally accepted that the stock market leads the economy by 6-months and we have already seen major lay-off announcements by a good many of America's Corporate Star
Looking ahead, we have probably survived the worse effects of the recession. However we still need to learn from the four vital lessons, this experience has taught us about running a sustainable economy. What are these four vital lessons?
Distinguishing the enemies. Let us look into a simple way to distinguish the collectivist from the individualist. Are you ready for this? Who are you?
Macroeconomic data is beginning to show a consensus that the general economic condition is improving, if not back to pre-recession levels.The Federal Reserve Bank of the US is expected to halt its "QE2" operation in June 30 on the assumption that the markets can go on without the excess li