Tagged: Coverage

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Summers withdraws from Fed race

In an unexpected move, Larry Summers has decided not to try to succeed Ben Bernanke as the head of the Federal Reserve Board despite being the presumed front-runner for the job. Here’s the story from...

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Five years after the financial crisis

Many business news outlets have been running series this week about the state of the financial system five years after the crisis. It’s been interesting to see what topics are being covered, indicating where...

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Neiman Marcus changing hands

In another sign the retail industry is heating up or that private equity shops need to show returns, Neiman Marcus is going to change hands again. Here’s the New York Times story: The owners...

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Summers faces opposition for Fed chair

Lawrence Summers, considered by many to be the front-runner to be the new Federal Reserve chairman, isn’t likely to have an easy nomination process if he’s President Obama’s pick. But Obama knows that his...

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Happy Labor Day

With summer officially over, it was an appropriate time for business journalists to take a look at the state of labor. The New York Times Economix blog wrote a piece about the unemployment rate and...