The biggest problem in U.S. productivity growth has been a decline in investment spending.
Analysis of Italy's highly volatile political environment, and the possible implications for the markets
Article examining the economic effects and investment implications of the US fiscal cliff agreement
Executive summary of JPM's long-term capital market return assumptions for 2013
Chart of JPM's long-term capital market return assumptions. Deleveraging will depress growth while risk assets should offer decent returns
Full report detailing JPM's long-term capital market return assumptions for 2013
Market recap for the week, with consymer confidence & equities chart, economic data calendar, & market statistics
Pascal’s Wager argues that belief makes more sense than disbelief when the worst outcome is a total loss.