Mike Walden

Jan 28, 2020

Economic Perspective: The Latest Reading on North Carolina’s Economy

The federal government released the latest measures for economic growth in the states. How did North Carolina stack up?

Jan 21, 2020

You Decide: What are the Best Economic Lessons for 2020?

NC State University economist Mike Walden lends his tips for the new year.

Jan 21, 2020

Economic Perspective: Have Recession Worries Eased?

Talks of a recession in 2020 have seemed to ease recently. What factors could play into this?

Jan 14, 2020

Economic Perspective: Expanding Options for Retirement Savings

The federal government recently approved changes affecting how people save for retirement. What are the changes, and why are they important?

Jan 7, 2020

You Decide: Economically, What Should We Look for in 2020?

With the start of new year what can we be looking for in 2020?

Jan 7, 2020

Economic Perspective: County Economics

The federal government recently released information at the county level for gross domestic product since the Great Recession. How do some of North Carolina's counties stack up?

Jan 2, 2020

Economic Perspective: Keeping Employees

Are there some new methods that businesses are using to keep their employees?

Dec 30, 2019

Economic Perspective: Costs of Living

Cost of living gets thrown around a lot, but can that vary within a state as well as across the country?

Dec 19, 2019

Economic Perspective: How Did North Carolina’s Economy Do In 2019?

With 2019 coming to a close, how did North Carolina's economy perform this past year?

Dec 9, 2019

Economic Perspective: Exercise and the Economy

The individual benefits of exercise have been documented, but are there economic benefits to regular exercise?