Daniel Gross


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Revamping regulations

Thursday, March 26, 2009

Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner is heading to Capitol Hill this morning to outline a sweeping overhaul of federal financial regulations. Early leaks of his testimony say the plan woul...


Confidence Game

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Daniel Gross, senior editor at Newsweek, Slate columnist and the author of Dumb Money: How Our Greatest Financial Minds Bankrupted the Nation (Free Press, 2009), talks about AIG, public-private toxic asset purchases, the rebounding Dow, and the elusive pursuit of public confidence.

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Money doesn't grow on trees

Friday, March 20, 2009

The Federal Bank’s latest move to inject $1 trillion into the economy has created quite a stir this week. But what does it mean when the bank of all banks creates money from what som...


February 2009 unemployment rate jumps to 8.1 percent

Friday, March 06, 2009

Unemployment numbers just came out and they tell a dismal story. The jobless rate jumped to 8.1 percent in February 2009. That's the highest level in more than 25 years. American payr...

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AIG's $62-billion loss highlights change from life insurance company to toxic asset holder

Monday, March 02, 2009

Markets opened lower this morning after news that the federal government is bailing out insurance giant AIG for the fourth time. The announcement came on the heels of AIG posting a $6...


Stimulus Bill Reaction

Wednesday, February 04, 2009

Daniel Gross, senior editor at Newsweek and Slate contributor, and Jonathan Allen, reporter for, talk about the senate stimulus bill. Question of the Day: What do you think the CEO cap should be? Comment below!

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The Dow tanks on Inauguration Day

Wednesday, January 21, 2009

What a way to start an administration. As if things weren't bleak enough already, even as President Obama was giving his inauguration speech, the Dow was plunging, taking its biggest ...


The shrinking of Citigroup

Wednesday, January 14, 2009

Despite a massive bailout back in November, giant financial services conglomerate Citigroup is considering radical measures to save itself. The company is likely to sell off its broke...


Despite pledges of transparency, the bailout remains opaque

Wednesday, December 24, 2008

Treasury and the Fed said they would be open about where the taxpayers' trillions of dollars are going. But two months into the bailout, we still don't know important details about th...


The U.S. car industry: Not just Detroit anymore

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Foreign carmakers have constructed massive plants in the South that now produce one-third of all cars manufactured on our shores. "A lot of these Southern senators don't see the...


Bernanke may go beyond zero

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Zip. Zilch. Nada. Goose-Egg. The result of a series of meetings the Fed is holding this week may result in Chairman Ben Bernanke lowering the interest rate to 0%. But what is a Fed Ch...


Unemployment at 6.7%--and that's a lagging indicator

Friday, December 05, 2008

And the leading indicators aren't looking any better. "They have to bang some heads together and say this is what's going on — these are the systemic problems we've been having. ...


Ethical subprime mortgages

Monday, November 17, 2008

"They say 'We have a double bottom line.' They are concerned about the community and concerned about making profits."
--Daniel Gross on ethical subprime lending


Paulson Speaks

Wednesday, November 12, 2008

Live coverage of Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson's remarks on the financial bailout plan with analysis by Daniel Gross, senior editor of Newsweek and Slate columnist. What do you think: How is Paulson managing the distribution of the $700 billion package? Comment below!

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Jobs numbers

Friday, November 07, 2008



Wednesday, October 29, 2008


Massive Bailout

Monday, September 22, 2008

Daniel Gross, senior editor at Newsweek and Moneybox columnist for Slate, talks about the $700 billion bailout proposal.

Stephen Moore, editorial board member for the Wall Street Journal, talks about why he's anti-bailout.

Should Congress approve the measure? Comment below!

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First Responders

Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Daniel Gross, columnist for Slate and Newsweek, looks at how John McCain and Barack Obama are responding to this week's financial troubles.

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Economic Wrap-Up

Friday, September 12, 2008

Daniel Gross, columnist for Slate and Newsweek, forecasts a bleak future for banking giant Washington Mutual, and talks about other top stories in economic news.

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Le Grand Bank Fraud

Monday, January 28, 2008

Daniel Gross, a business columnist at Slate and Newsweek magazine, breaks down the Societe Generale bank scandle. At a loss of $7.1 Billion, its the single biggest fraud ever precipitated by a single trader.

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