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Article ID: 548986

Finance Professor Is Optimistic About Stock Prices

University of Iowa

University of Iowa finance professor Todd Houge says he's cautiously optimistic that U.S. stocks have greater upside potential than they've had recently and that prices have already factored in a lot of bad economic news.

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10-Feb-2009 3:30 PM EST
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NWF: Keep Strong Green Investments in Stimulus

National Wildlife Federation (NWF)

"As the two versions of the bill move to conference committee, we hope Congressional negotiators maintain the House bill's strong investments in education, clean energy and America's natural resources - all proven ways to stimulate shovel-ready projects and rapidly create jobs," said NWF's Adam Kolton.

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10-Feb-2009 3:00 PM EST
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Article ID: 548955

Newly Announced Financial Bailout Could Restart Consumer Credit Flow

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Tuesday, Feb. 10, the U.S. Department of the Treasury announced the details of its latest financial bailout measure, the Financial Stability and Recovery Plan.

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10-Feb-2009 12:00 PM EST
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Article ID: 548921

Public Support Grows for Spending on Transit and Infrastructure

University of Chicago

Public support is growing for expenditures on mass transit and infrastructure and remains high for education and health care, according to a National Opinion Research Center survey at the University of Chicago that has been following spending trends for 35 years.

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9-Feb-2009 3:50 PM EST
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Article ID: 548934

Soaring Unemployment and Foreclosures Increase Homeless in San Francisco

California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute

Each day brings news of more job losses and more home foreclosures in California, pushing more people out onto the streets of our cities. Project Homeless Connect is offering hope to these people, providing vital services to get them off the streets, into housing, and even back into work.

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9-Feb-2009 8:00 PM EST
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Article ID: 548920

What to Do Post Pink Slip?

University of Maryland, Baltimore

During these times when it seems as if there is socialism for the wealthy and capitalism for the poor (given today's NYT' story about the shrinking welfare rolls) and in the wake of the three murder/suicide cases of entire families due to financial stress/debt/job loss that took place across the nation last week, including one in Annapolis, Jodi Jacobson, PhD, assistant professor at the University of Maryland School of Social Work, whose research falls into work/life, work crisis, offers some advice to those who are suffering stress and emotional fallout over the current financial picture. She is the chair of the Employee Assistance Program track at the School.

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9-Feb-2009 4:00 PM EST
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Article ID: 548918

UC Berkeley Professors Discuss Impact of Obama's Proposals on the Economy

University of California, Berkeley Haas School of Business

The impact of President Obama's proposals on the economy and on the American public is the topic of discussion for University of California, Berkeley faculty Tom Campbell and Barry Eichengreen, moderated by award-winning NBC4 reporter Conan Nolan. This presentation will review the background of the economic crisis, discuss the current efforts and their impact, and provide insight into how to manage personal finances and investments.

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9-Feb-2009 3:35 PM EST
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Article ID: 548847

Surviving Job Loss

University of Maryland, College Park

"Whether you are a millionaire (probably losing at least 30 to 40 percent of your assets), or a construction worker unable to find work, you are facing the same common enemy. You cannot fix the economic crisis but you can survive. The following tips for those at both ends of the financial spectrum can help your psychological survival." (This column is for free and immediate use)

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6-Feb-2009 11:45 AM EST
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Article ID: 548747

Georgia Tech Financial Analysis Lab Releases Latest Report

Georgia Institute of Technology

In the latest report from the Georgia Tech Financial Analysis Lab, located in the College of Management, Professor Charles Mulford warns of increased tax payment risks to capital-intensive companies. He identifies companies that may be facing increased taxes from a reduction in capital spending that may arise from the slowing economy.

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4-Feb-2009 10:00 AM EST
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Expert Commentary: Expert Available Wednesday to Discuss Job Loss Affect on Families, Mental Health

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Reporters seeking an expert to discuss the mental toll that massive job losses in the United States could have on society and individuals can contact UAB sociologist Patricia Drentea, Ph.D. Drentea studies the sociology of work, debt and stress, and family and equity issues. She is available 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 4 and 3:15-4:15 p.m. Thursday Feb. 5.

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4-Feb-2009 10:00 AM EST
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