Center For American Progress The Data Do Not Support Supply-Side EconomicsCenter For American ProgressSupporters of the tax cuts, including President Donald Trump, promoted the bill using the underlying logic of basic supply-side economics. Corporations would get more cash from lower tax rates and, more importantly, from incentives to bring... Read more
Culture, economics and Hot Springstalkbusiness.netTourism plays an important role in Arkansas’ economy. Total travel expenditures exceeded $8.2 billion last year, according to a preliminary state Department of Parks and Tourism report that estimates nearly 30 million visitor trips created 66,320 jobs. Read more… Read more
Holy Cross News (blog) Holy Cross Economics Professor Is Sought-After Expert on the FIFA World CupHoly Cross News (blog)Soccer fans are buzzing with excitement over the announcement made Wednesday during the 68th FIFA Congress that the U.S. will be co-hosting the 2026 World Cup, alongside Mexico and Canada. The... Read more
. North Korea seen looking to China, not US, for help in any economic transformation.SEOUL/BEIJING (.) – U.S. President Donald Trump may have promised that North Korea will become “very rich” on the back of American investment if Pyongyang ditches nuclear weapons but economists and academics who have studied... Read more
The Mountaineer WCU launches online dashboard of statewide economics dataThe MountaineerWestern Carolina University has launched a new online information tool designed to provide easy access to recent economic trends in the counties of Western North Carolina and across the state. The North Carolina Data Dashboard has an economics … Read... Read more
The West Australian The Beyonce of economics and other big data smash hitsThe West AustralianIn the depths of the global financial crisis in late 2008, Beyonce had us dancing. Her song Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It) hit the top spot on America’s Billboard Hottest 100. In it,... Read more
Economics professor Tria possible Italy economy minister: sources.ROME (.) – Italy’s anti-establishment 5-Star Movement and the far-right League party are considering Giovanni Tria, an economics professor, to take over the key economy minister job, two 5-Star sources said on Thursday. Efforts by the two parties … Read more… Read more
Forbes The Absurd Economics Of Avengers: Infinity WarForbesWARNING SPOILERS ABOUT THE NEWEST AVENGERS MOVIE AND 100 YEAR OLD ECONOMICS AHEAD. Thanos is the bad guy in Avengers: Infinity War, and his basic plan is to kill half of all of the life in the universe. Here is how he... Read more
Experience and Economics: Federal Reserve Chair Jerome PowellHarvard Political ReviewAmerican economist and former senior staff economist for the Council of Economic Advisers Richard Cooper taught Yellen during her time at Yale. In an interview with the HPR, he confirmed that Yellen had served on the Federal Open Market Committee... Read more
Daily Monitor (press release) (blog) Bloody economics: Why govt should invest more in bio-medical researchDaily Monitor (press release) (blog)A sustainable social and economic transformation of the Ugandan community is a dream of every Ugandan, leaders, development partners and well wishers. But what will drive a steadfast campaign towards this... Read more