5/18/2012 1:53 PM ET
Jim Cramer and other media analysts predicted default wouldn’t be necessary thanks to government bailouts.
12/13/2011 1:56 PM ET
Economics reporter Landon Thomas Jr. turns in his screenplay: "It would be Europe's worst nightmare: after weeks of rumors, the Greek prime minister announces late on a Saturday night that the ...
11/16/2011 3:04 PM ET
"...Germany has floated above the fray. While its economy has hummed along nicely, its leaders have steadfastly insisted that the path to redemption for the debtors lies in austerity and ...
6/20/2011 11:24 AM ET
On NBC's Sunday Meet the Press, host David Gregory took on an alarmist tone as he worried that any significant attempts to address the nation's enormous debt could lead to violence: "Look at the ...
7/19/2010 10:00 AM ET
'McLaughlin Group' panel, excluding Clift, all warn that U.S. debt a problem to be concerned with.
6/28/2010 12:39 PM ET
Liberal NY Times columnist and Nobel Prize winner calls European austerity measures 'victory of an orthodoxy that has little to do with rational analysis.'
6/24/2010 3:44 PM ET
Network CME Group floor reporter explains Keynesian tactics could lead to potential Greek austerity situation, but U.S. position with a reserve currency complicates problems.
5/14/2010 1:22 PM ET
When inflation is considered, 2010 tax revenues will be 61 percent higher than 1980.