Latest Layoff News and more from ForbesDec 5, 2008
Layoffs, home owners and economic news
U.S. government agrees to rescue Citigroup Inc.Nov 24, 2008
The U.S. government agreed Sunday night to rescue Citigroup Inc. with a plan that includes a $20 billion capital infusion and guarantees for up to $300 billion of Citi's troubled assets, according to media reports.
Mortgage meltdown tops Missouri business news this yearDec 26, 2007
The nationwide mortgage meltdown spurred some of the state's biggest news stories this year, affecting homeowners and big corporations alike.
Wal-Mart, the Alpha Dog of discount stores, has also become the Alpha Hog at the public troughDec 11, 2005
The phenomenal growth of the world's largest corporation has been supported by taxpayers in many states through economic development subsidies. Why are tax payers paying to help Wal-Mart succeed?
New Bankruptcy Legislation Undercuts Important Safety Net for EntrepreneursJun 17, 2005
New bankruptcy legislation failed to account for hundreds of thousands of entrepreneurs, independent contractors and self employed individuals who traditionally have turned to bankruptcy relief as an important safety net in their effort to recover from a failed undertaking, according to a new research study.