The Ticker: Money Stories From Around the Web for Monday, June 21

·By Noelle Chun

Across our screens today:

US on the way to recovery, though the immediate may be challenging, says the President’s top economic adviser.

Are foreclosures racist? One Reuters blogger asks.

From the same blogger: How to avoid a fiscal panic!

The disparity between college spending on academics and athletics grows more vast. Schools spent a media of $84,446 per athlete in 2008 and a median of $13,349 per student in academic spending. (In Hawaii, the University of Hawaii’s athletics program is still $10 million in the hole.)

How dangerous is U.S. government debt?

Myths and

Discussion