Ever since the credit market crisis in 2008, the world has been in an extraordinary period of central bank intervention. As QE3 comes to an end, analysts are looking to a return to normal. But what is normal?
President Barack Obama addressed an audience of several hundred people at Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill., on Thursday, where he struck a positive tone as he applauded America’s economic progress and expressed his confidence in its position as the world’s leading nation.
Tim Cook’s tenure at the helm of Apple Inc. has been a crash course in crisis management. In almost two years since Cook became chief executive officer, Apple has lurched from one reputation-threatening public-relations predicament to the next.