Waiting for labor’s gains

October 4, 2011

James Saft is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Right about now, even the most committed capitalist investor ought to be hoping for one thing: that labor soon has the upper hand.

EU must choose its lies wisely

December 16, 2010

You can lie to taxpayers or you can lie to creditors, European authorities are learning, but doing both at the same time is very hard.

Waiting for Europe’s QE to sail

December 2, 2010

The good news is that the European Central Bank will probably start a massive additional round of quantitative easing to fight the break-up of the euro zone.

Pension savers get the boot

November 30, 2010

From Dublin to Paris to Budapest to inside those brown UPS trucks delivering holiday packages, it has been a tough few weeks for savers and retirees.