Follow The Daily Ticker on Facebook! In 2008, Barack Obama campaigned as the anti-war candidate. But as President, he has opened a new phase in the history of warfare: Cyberwar.
Follow The Daily Ticker on Facebook! Earlier this year, oil prices soared to more than $100 a barrel again, bringing back memories of the oil price spike of 2007 and 2008.
Follow The Daily Ticker on Facebook! From growing income disparity to chronic unemployment in the U.S to the sovereign debt and banking crises in Europe to slowing and stagnant growth in China and Japan, globalization is much to blame for what ails the global economy, says Michael Casey of Dow Jones and author of Unfair Trade: How Our Broken Global Financial System Destroys the Middle Class . But "globalization" runs run much deeper than just trade policy and the shift of manufacturing to cheap labor markets, Casey says.