Biden Infrastructure Plan Includes Tax Increases
One of the main priorities of the tax part of the plan is raising the corporate rate to 28% from 21%, a partial reversal of Donald Trump’s 2017 tax cut.
Early Days of the Biden Presidency: The Quiz
How much have you been following the first few weeks of the Biden administration? Take our quiz to find out.
Biden’s Trade Policy Stresses Investment in U.S. Jobs
An early peek at President Joe Biden’s trade policy reveals it could put North America and its workers back on center stage.
White House Shows Concern Over Chip Shortage
The administration is "identifying potential choke points in the supply chain" amid a shortage that has impacted automobile production around the world.
Biden to Issue Executive Orders on Day One
The orders will focus on health, racial equality, climate change, and ethics.
U.S. Adopts New Independent Contractor Rule
"At its core, the rule makes it easier to classify workers as independent contractors rather than employees."
Biden to Tap Brian Deese as Top Economic Aide
The appointment would being Deese back to the White House after three years as head of the sustainable investing group at investment giant BlackRock.
Biden to Name Ex-Fed Chair Yellen to Lead Treasury
"Janet Yellen is brilliant ... and seems to be popular in all factions, from the financial markets to Main Street."
How the Biden Administration Could Benefit EV Players in the U.S.
The incoming administration's focus on environmental issues and reducing the domestic carbon footprint will likely have a dramatic impact, says one analyst.
Will U.S.-China Relationship Improve Under Joe Biden?
“Both sides are under pressure to maintain a hawkish stance as domestic politics don't allow for yielding ground to someone else.”
The Prospect of Higher Taxes Could Spur Rush of Year-End PE Deals
Many PE players are starting to assess which way the political and fiscal winds are blowing and to work on getting deals done.