Germany, France, Italy, and Spain take time out from acute crisis talks to agree on a long term policy solution: taxing financial transactions.
The Chinese economy continues to grow at a fast pace. But signs of distress lurk just below the surface.
Has the U.S. economy turned into a pyramid scheme?
Levying a tiny tax on financial transactions could help build a healthier and more stable future.
The brouhaha over "global re-balancing" boils down to this: Americans buy too much stuff from China.
The French President is standing tough in his push to increase taxes on the financial sector.
Maybe it's time to show the Chinese a little gratitude.
Is China manipulating its currency to beggar the U.S.?