Jobs and the Economy of the Future
America's Place in the World Economy

America's Place in the World Economy

What's the role of China in the future of America?

Gov. Bob McDonnell on the State of Virginia

Gov. Bob McDonnell on the State of Virginia

The jet-setting governor speaks about why finding buyers in China is key to growing Virginia

Sen. Orrin Hatch on Corporations, Spending, and Growth wikipedia

Sen. Orrin Hatch on Corporations, Spending, and Growth

Hatch calls for major US corporate tax reform

FCC Chair Julius Genachowski on the Future High-Speed Internet Atlantic

FCC Chair Julius Genachowski on the Future High-Speed Internet

Why the unemployed should care about broadband and net neutrality

Sec. Timothy Geithner on the Future of the Economy Atlantic

Sec. Timothy Geithner on the Future of the Economy

He waxes optimistic on 2011 and stresses the importance of global confidence in the U.S.

The 4 'Metaforces' Driving the Next Economy flickr/alflow

The 4 'Metaforces' Driving the Next Economy

The government can try to shape the future, but it's really at the mercy of global supply and demand

10 Fastest Growing Jobs in the Next Decade totalAldo/Flickr

10 Fastest Growing Jobs in the Next Decade

Health care will dominate job creation in the next decade, and opportunities for college educated workers will grow nearly twice as fast as those for high school graduates

Unemployment Rate Dips to 9%, Hiring Unclear Getty Images

Unemployment Rate Dips to 9%, Hiring Unclear

The labor market recovery may have sped up, but data discrepancies make it hard to decipher what's really happening

12 Industries That Are Actually Growing Fotos Gov/Ba/flickr

12 Industries That Are Actually Growing

While theory is nice, here are some sectors that already began to add jobs aggressively last year

Desire for Coffee Shop Stimulates Entrepreneurship

Desire for Coffee Shop Stimulates Entrepreneurship

A student from Miami University of Ohio discusses how she spotted an opportunity to start a successful small business and some challenges she encountered

Voices of Tomorrow

University students provide their thoughts and concerns about their job prospects and the economy's direction Feb 18, 2011: Several character traits are necessary to flourish as the owner of a new business

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