Our world is shaped by economic forces that are often underreported and frequently misunderstood. The NC State Economist helps address the complex economic issues of the day and provides detailed analysis and perspective that can help you make more informed decisions.
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Apr 2, 2018
The Economics of Tariffs: Can Restricting International Trade Be Good For the Economy?
In recent political news, trade policy has grabbed the spotlight.
Feb 26, 2018
Electricity Generation in North Carolina: Explaining the Trends
Harrison Fell, Associate Professor in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, discusses the market forces and policies that are driving these rapid changes in electricity generation.
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