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2010-09-27 13:33:00

Live Q&A Discussion with National Journal's Ron Brownstein WASHINGTON, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Economic Council Director Dr. Larry Summers will be the keynote guest at National Journal LIVE's Workforce of the Future Conference tomorrow, September 28, in Washington, D.C. Dr.

2009-09-18 16:56:10

White House economic adviser Lawrence Summers told a Washington audience Friday financial recovery includes confronting the moral hazard issue. The concept of a moral hazard involves people not changing their behavior when protected from the consequences of their actions.

2009-09-14 07:29:43

A historic year on Wall Street has a likely capstone event with Monday's presidential address from the Federal Hall in New York. U.S.

2009-07-08 06:46:26

Asian and European markers turned mostly lower Wednesday, following the second sharp fall in U.S.

2009-01-19 13:01:36

A key economic adviser to Barack Obama said the new administration expects U.S.

2008-11-07 09:05:00

By Kathy Kiely and Martha T. Moore CHICAGO -- Barack Obama will meet today with his team of economic advisers and hold his first news conference as the nation's president-elect.

2008-09-10 09:00:14

By Associated Press WASHINGTON -- Amid fresh predictions that the economic slump will continue into next year, Democrats on Tuesday renewed a promise to try to advance a heavy-spending economic stimulus plan before Election Day.

2008-07-31 15:00:44

To: TRANSPORTATION EDITORS Contact: Laura A. Waters of The Brattle Group, +1-617-864-7900, laura.waters@brattle.com WASHINGTON, July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Dorothy Robyn, a principal of The Brattle Group, argued for major changes in the U.S.

2006-07-13 17:02:35

By Svea Herbst-Bayliss BOSTON (Reuters) - Prominent donors have delayed multimillion-dollar gifts to Harvard University since Lawrence Summers resigned as the school's president and a search began for his replacement, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday. Last month, Oracle Corp.

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