Economic Perspective: Threats to the Economy
There are numerous events and trends that play into the world economy on a daily basis. NC State University economist Mike Walden discusses a couple of them here.
Walden on Climate for STEM Jobs in Triangle
Walden: The Triangle has an automatic ‘feeder’ of expansion with our great universities and training of new tech workers.
Meet our Senior Ambassadors
We extend a huge thank-you to our Senior ambassadors who have shaped the Agricultural Business Management program through their leadership and hard work.
Water Conservation via Cap-and-Trade
In some of the world’s most water-scarce regions, rivers terminate in large, generally shallow lakes. These saline lakes are shrinking due to human water diversions. Innovative markets could protect the world’s endangered saline lakes on the cheap.
You Decide: Are Professional Sports Players Overpaid?
Every year it seems sports contracts set a new record in amount paid. What justifies these massive salaries, and are there principles behind it that can be applied to other workers?
Economic Perspective: College Debt and Homeownership
Student debt has skyrocketed in recent years. What implications has that had on other markets like home-ownership?