Economic Perspective: Potential Government Responses to the Coronavirus
There are a few tactics being discussed as to how the government can respond to the coronavirus. What are they, and what are they implications?
Students Learn Plenty Despite Shortened Study Abroad Trip
Despite having their spring break study abroad trip cut short due to the coronavirus pandemic, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences students said it's a learning experience they will never forget.
State of the Dairy 2020: Southeast: At a Crossroads
ARE Extension Associate Brittany Whitmire explains the current status of the dairy market in North Carolina and describes the mood as "tempered hopefulness."
Poultry Ownership and Child Diarrhea: a Partnership to Assess and Reduce Disease Impact
While raising poultry provides income and nutrition, there is also risk of illness when kept in near proximity to young children.
You Decide: How Does the Future Impact the Stock Market?
Stock purchasers look to the future when buying. How can current events, and the future outlook shape that viewpoint?
Balancing the Budget: Students as Policymakers
Students were given an hour to walk a mile in a Congressperson's shoes.
Irrigation, or Lack Thereof, on an American Indian Reservation
Improving access to capital, so American Indian farmers can invest in irrigation systems on tribal trust land, is key to improving lagging agricultural development on reservations in the American West.
Economic Perspective: The Condition of Vehicle Buying
Vehicles can take one of the largest bites out of a households budget. What's the current status of vehicle finances in the country?
Does Gender Affect Risk Aversion & Moral Hazard in Healthcare Behavior?
Americans spent 3.5 trillion dollars on health insurance in 2017 and the amount is growing yearly. Understanding consumer behavior is an important area of research in a time when national attention is being focused on the healthcare industry.
Economic Perspective: Inflation and Product Quality
When calculating inflation, how does one account for increases in product quality that affect the product's price?