Tag Archives: economic stimulus

D.C.’s prestige takes bite out of Big Apple

Washington Times – “New York still has the best connections to the rest of the world,” said Gerald Hanweck, professor of finance at George Mason University. “Wall Street is still there.” And many of the brightest minds on Wall Street […]

George Soros talks up the global recovery

First Post – Hopes are growing that the world has turned the corner, after a number of high profile figures made encouraging noises about the state of the global economy. Billionaire hedge fund manager George Soros said that "the economic […]

Obama drops “car czar” idea

Reuters  – President Barack Obama has decided to launch a government task force for restructuring the struggling U.S. auto industry instead of naming a "car czar" with sweeping powers, a senior administration official said on Sunday. Obama is appointing Treasury […]