Stories From Mar 2019

Mar 29, 2019

You Decide: Can Economics Help With Basic Decisions?

What are some ways economics lessons can be applied to your daily life? NC State economist Mike Walden shows ways these can impact your decisions.

Mar 28, 2019

Economic Perspective: How Workers Pay For Higher Healthcare Costs

As health insurance costs continue to rise do companies share those rising costs with their workers?

Mar 22, 2019

NC Economy Bouncing Back After Hurricane Florence

North Carolina’s economy is still returning to pre-Florence levels but is on the way back up, says N.C. State economist Dr. Mike Walden. Walden talks about the importance of improved trade relations with China to helping farmers recover financially.

Mar 21, 2019

Economic Perspective: Investment Rules

Are there general rules that can be applied on how you should invest your money as you age?

Mar 18, 2019

You Decide: Are There Best Ways for Using Debt?

Have questions about the best way to approach debt? NC State University economist Mike Walden provides answers to two questions on debt and how to use it.

Mar 14, 2019

Student Spotlight: Adam Brooks

Adam always knew he wanted to work in the heavy equipment business. Some early inspiration and a lot of hard-work led to his success.

Mar 11, 2019

Economic Perspective: Why Are Tax Refunds Smaller?

This tax season, some people are noticing that their refunds are smaller than in previous years. What could be the cause of this?

Mar 8, 2019

ARE Summer Courses Announced

The department is offering a variety of courses to help students get ahead this summer.

Mar 8, 2019

Industrial Hemp Regulatory Update

The hemp industry is rapidly evolving. Read the newest from Washington here.

Mar 7, 2019

Piggott Presents to House Ag Committee

Nick gave his presentation, "US and NC Agricultural Outlook," to the House Ag Committee.