Economic Perspective: Shifting Time
How have people been using time that would have been spent commuting to work?
Economic Perspective: Moving to the ‘Burbs?
During current times, are there any trends for people considering living in cities or the suburbs?
Economic Perspective: Location, Location, Location
Since 2000, the extra price people will pay for being closer to amenities had gone up 20%. Extension economist Mike Walden looks into why location is so important when buying real estate.
Economic Perspective: Jobs In the Next Decade
What does the Bureau of Labor Statistics outlook on the job market for the next 10 years look like?
Economic Perspective: Is There A Looming Debt Crisis?
Is there a looming debt crisis like during the great depression?
Economic Perspective: Are Some Staples Still Hard to Find?
Household staples tend to go scarce in times of crisis, whether pandemic or weather related. In the past few months, has supply for certain items been met?
Economic Perspective: Vertical Farms
Vertical farms could have an impact on the future of agriculture. What do they look like, and what considerations come with implementing them?
Economic Perspective: Achieving Internet for All
What would it take to achieve high-speed internet for everyone?
Economic Perspective: Recovery In Goods Versus Services
There's usually a common trend in recessions between spending on goods and services. Has that trend followed in this current recession?
Economic Perspective: Is Inflation Really Subdued?
Calculating inflation during a downturn can be tricky since the circumstances are so unusual. Do the numbers accurately reflect the current circumstances?