Economic Perspective: Non-Compete Contracts
How pervasive are non-compete contracts in our society, and what impact do they have on workers?
Discover NC Dairy Debut
Discover NC Dairy is a virtual dairy farm tour that will soon be available for dairy producers, extension agents and agricultural educators from NC State Extension. The video kiosk version had its maiden voyage at the 90th annual NC FFA Convention in Raleigh on June 19-20, 2018.
ARE Attends 90th FFA Convention
This year ARE was represented at the Career Show and Expo by student services assistant Taylor Knittel who communicated with FFA advisers and students about opportunities in agricultural business management.
You Decide: What Should Be Done About Income Inequality?
The gap in income inequality has been steadily climbing over the years. What factors into this gap, and is there anything that can be done to lessen it?
Undergrad Students Present Food Research
Three exceptional ARE students presented research at the Undergraduate Research Symposium.
Economic Perspective: The Next Recession
After a recent survey, when do members of the National Association of Business Economists think the next recession could be?
Piggott Gives Radio Talk on NC Livestock Grain Deficit
Tune in to minute 16 to hear Nick Piggott discuss the impact of importing feed for NC livestock production.
Branan Provides Ag. Law Perspective to Hog Nuisance Trial Analysis
“What the plaintiffs did in their complaint was lay out factually how the farmer in these arrangements doesn’t really do enough to be found liable for damages,” North Carolina State University ag and environmental law professor Andrew Branan said.
Walden: Decision to Open Harris Teeters at Former Kroger Locations is About Branding
Mike Walden said the conversion of certain stores from Kroger to Harris Teeter may be about specific locations and competitors as well as a changing client base.
Economic Perspective: Alternative Unemployment Rates
The unemployment rate is often cited as a measure of economic health, but did you know there are multiple ways of measuring a society’s unemployment?