Business

Monday PM January 31st, 2011

Posted on · Fed survey of business lending standards...Congressional investigation of hydraulic fracturing...Texas budget expert blames 10 billion in lost revenue on poor planning in past tax cuts...70-perecent of U.S. seafood consumers worried about Gulf seafood safety due to BP spill...

Business

Friday PM January 29th, 2011

Posted on · Apache Corp. shares fall on Egyptian turmoil...tougher Texas regulations on natural gas drillers...proposed transportation changes to I-35 Corridor...JPMorgan Chase grants to small businesses in distressed neighborhoods...

Bauer Business Focus

Bauer Business Focus: Victor Wayhan

Posted on · Supply chains incorporate every step in business from gathering raw materials to the checkout counter. But they're rarely the first specialty that leaps to mind for prospective MBAs. Victor Wayhan — a professor at the Bauer College of Business — joins Andrew Schneider on this week's "Bauer Business Focus" to discuss what's involved in shaping the next generation of supply chain managers.

Business

Thursday PM January 27th, 2011

Posted on · Sen. Mary Landrieu on deepwater drilling permits...durable goods orders down in December...nursing home advocates on proposed Texas cuts to Medicaid...Lockheed Martin fourth-quarter earnings...GE, NRG, ConocoPhillips joint venture to promote new energy technologies

Business

Wednesday PM January 26th, 2011

Posted on · Texas Alliance of Energy Producers on Obama's State of the Union speech...New home purchases hit 47 year low...ConocoPhillips and United Continental quarterly earnings...Icahn takeover bid for Dynegy...

Business

Wednesday AM January 26th, 2011

Posted on · House Ways & Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp is calling for Congress to ratify three outstanding free trade agreements within six months. Andrew Schneider looks at the prospects for action.

Business

Tuesday AM January 25th, 2011

Posted on · A new report by global outplacement firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas shows that job cuts in the technology sector last year hit their lowest level in ten years. KUHF business reporter Andrew Schneider looks behind the numbers.

Business

Monday PM January 24th, 2011

Posted on · Supreme Court rulings on gender discrimination, credit card interest rates...Railroad job growth...Halliburton's fourth-quarter earnings...J.C. Penny closing catalog business...

Business

Monday AM January 24th, 2011

Posted on · President Hu Jintao's visit to Washington last week underscored currency as one of the biggest sore points in U.S.-Chinese relations. KUHF business reporter Andrew Schneider looks at why Beijing is reluctant to let the yuan appreciate faster.