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Economists Explain How They Missed Warnings

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Some of the nation’s brightest economists failed to predict the foreclosure crisis and economic recession that followed. In this video, Economics Correspondent Paul Solman attends…read more

Economics

Students Get a Leg Up at Year Up

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In our troubled economy one program is giving students new hope: Year Up, a year long training program for so called “disconnected youth”. Begun in…read more

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Entrepreneur Helps Hungry in Haiti

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Richard Proudfit’s humanitarian organization, Kids Against Hunger will deliver 40 million meals to children in countries all over the world this year and next year…read more

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Government Bailout For Automakers Comes With Strings

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President Bush announced Friday that the Treasury Department will provide more than $17 billion in emergency loans to General Motors and Chrysler. The funds will…read more

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Low Spending Hurts Holiday Shopping Season

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Consumer spending is at an all time low in the United States; this means less money is put into the economy and less money spread…read more

Economics

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