Posts Tagged ‘education’

Winner Declared in 2012 Stock Screening Contest

By Covering Business   May 15, 2012

Columbia Journalism School’s annual stock-picking contest teaches students how to use to an important journalistic tool. This year, the contest took place during a stagnant market. Read on to find which stocks performed best.

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How Recessions Affect Consumption

Photo: Miki Yoshihito

By Covering Business   March 15, 2012

The National Bureau of Economic Research studies how economic slowdowns affect spending habits.

Are Federal Employees Overpaid?

Photo: Ryan Wick

By Covering Business   March 14, 2012

The Congressional Budget Office compares government salaries to those of the private sector.