Economic Policies The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Economic Policies en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 03 Dec 2013 12:00:00 GMT When the Going Gets Tough for Local Economies, Utilize Existing Resources With state budgets being cut, former SBA chief Karen Mills discusses how local economic growth does not necessarily need radical innovation to prosper. Rather governors can harness resources of existing institutions and people to attract capital and create jobs. Tue, 03 Dec 2013 12:00:00 GMT Karen Mills Fewer Americans Thankful for U.S. Economic Situation Than in the '80s. But They All Love Their Leftovers. The percentage of adults thankful for the economic situation in the U.S. is lower than in 2010 and about a fifth of what it was in the mid-1980s, according to a new poll. Fri, 22 Nov 2013 18:30:00 GMT Catherine Clifford 7 Consequences of the Potential Debt Default What will happen if the U.S. defaults on its debt obligations? Here are 7 possible outcomes -- and they don't look good. Thu, 10 Oct 2013 16:38:00 GMT Jeff Cox Entrepreneurs Make Most of New Freedom in Cuba The growing nest of small businesses in Cuba could be a sign of a society less dependent on the state. Sat, 13 Jul 2013 09:00:00 GMT Michelle Caruso-Cabrera Obama vs. Romney: A Tale of Two Economic Plans With the Presidential election just around the corner, we break down the candidates' stance on small business, jobs and the economy. Wed, 12 Sep 2012 03:00:00 GMT Diana Ransom Young Entrepreneurs: Not the Cure for What Ails the Economy (Opinion) Interest is high in supporting youth entrepreneurship and often seen as a way to help create jobs and turn the economy. But a closer look at the issues shows that these notions may be little more than wishful thinking. Mon, 13 Aug 2012 08:00:00 GMT Scott Shane Puzzle for Policy Makers: How to Increase Gender Equality in Entrepreneurship The solution for policy makers looking to reduce the longstanding disparity between the sexes may depend largely on why the gap continues. Tue, 17 Jan 2012 07:06:00 GMT Scott Shane