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Above the FoldJun 17, 2019 - 9:00am
A woman paging through a book at Oxford Exchange in Tampa, FL.

Small Business Confidence Is Growing

What has led to renewed optimism among America’s small business owners? Smart pro-growth policies.

Above the FoldMay 23, 2019 - 5:00pm
Former Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen at a press conference.

What Determines Inflation? A Mystery Worth Solving.

Economists have sought explanations for inflation over the last few hundred years.

ReportMay 09, 2019 - 10:30am

GPE May Quarterly Update

Global Policy Engagement Quarterly Update for May 2019

Above the FoldMay 03, 2019 - 10:00am
The Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve building in Washington, D.C.

A Roadmap for Vetting Federal Reserve Nominees

In April 2019, the U.S. economy created 263,000 jobs. The unemployment rate is 3.6%.

Above the FoldApr 16, 2019 - 10:15am
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) speaks as Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) listens at news conference in Washington, D.C.

Two Senators Found an Unlikely Source for a New Path to the American Dream

Senators Warren and Sanders have discovered financial success from the written word.

Press ReleaseApr 02, 2019 - 8:30am

U.S. Chamber Report Shows Main Street Businesses Operate and Grow with A Vibrant and Diverse Financial System

WASHINGTON, D.C. — In an effort to inform our nation’s policy makers on the impact of financial services regulations on the business community, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce today released a survey of more than 300 corporate finance professionals at its annual Capital Markets Summit.

ReportMar 20, 2019 - 7:00am

The Transatlantic Economy 2019

The Transatlantic Economy 2019 report from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the American Chamber of Commerce to the EU documents the strength of the transatlantic economy, but also warns that accumulating frictions between the United States and Europe are testing the resilience of the world’s largest bilateral commercial relationship.

Above the FoldMar 08, 2019 - 9:30am
Copies of the fiscal year 2018 budget.

The Inevitability and the Pain of a Sustainable Federal Budget

20,000 jobs were created in February. The unemployment rate is at 3.8%.

Press ReleaseMar 07, 2019 - 9:30am

U.S. Chamber Statement on Proposed Reforms to Financial Stability Oversight Council Authority

WASHINGTON, D.C. – David Hirschmann, president and CEO of the U.S.