Bloomberg Marks 10th 'Birthday' of Expansion with 'Stagnation' Fears

Business
June 13th, 2019 11:58 AM
The current economic expansion could “make history” if it lasts through July, but Bloomberg BusinessWeek pooh-poohed its 10th anniversary saying “no one’s partying” in the June 10 issue.

Bloomberg: As 'Microscopic' Growth Looms, Lower Your Expectations

April 27th, 2016 12:08 PM
Just in time for tomorrow's first-quarter economic growth announcement from the government, Bloomberg Businessweek's Economics Editor is telling readers: "Don't Sweat America's Upcoming Microscopic GDP Growth." Besides, Peter Coy writes, people need to get used to the supposedly inescapable fact that "Normal growth for the U.S. economy is just a lot lower than it…

So the Fiscal Cliff Bill Protects 'the 99 Percent' From Income-Tax Hik

January 5th, 2013 10:46 AM
On Wednesday, as President Obama signed -- er, auto-penned -- the legislation preventing the onset of the "fiscal cliff" passed by Congress the previous day, the establishment press was busy understating its impact. A Friday evening Wall Street Journal editorial (note: not a regular news report) in today's print edition lays out the gory details. But first, I will cite four…