Economic agenda: Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011
At 8:30 a.m. -- The Commerce Department releases retail sales for January.
At 10 a.m. -- The Commerce Department releases business inventories for December.
At 10 a.m. -- The National Association of Home Builders releases its home builders' confidence survey for February.
At 10 a.m. -- Mary Schapiro, chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, testifies before the House Financial Services Committee on "Assessing the Regulatory, Economic and Market Implications of the Dodd-Frank Derivatives Title."
At 10 a.m. -- The Office of Management and Budget Director Jacob Lew testifies about Obama's budget proposal before the House Budget Committee.
At 10:30 a.m. -- The World Bank releases new data on rising food prices.
At 1 p.m. -- Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner testifies about Obama's budget proposal before the House Ways and Means Committee.
At 2 p.m. -- Lew testifies about the President's FY 2012 budget proposal before the Senate Budget Committee.
Washington Post editors
| February 15, 2011; 6:30 AM ET
Categories: *Economic agenda | Tags: budget, food prices
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