Some American companies are paying taxes in foreign countries at a much lower rate than if the taxes had been paid in the U.S. N.C. State University economist Mike Walden discusses this issue.
Where are the factories located?
Thinking about U.S. manufacturing being located in the Midwest or farming in the south and west may be out of date. N.C. State University economist Mike Walden explains why.
Lonnie Poole Golf Course receives Audubon International certification
North Carolina State University’s Lonnie Poole Golf Course has passed strict sustainability standards and become a certified Audubon International Signature Golf Sanctuary and member of the organization’s Signature Program.
Some good deficit news
The latest forecasts show some improvement in the federal deficit. N.C. State University economist Mike Walden talks about what's happening.
Is the Fed ready to pivot?
N.C. State University economist Mike Walden discusses the Federal Reserve and whether a major policy change may be in the offing.
What to expect in housing
N.C. State University economist Mike Walden discusses the housing market, which is finally turning around, with both sales and prices on the upswing.
Revising the numbers
The federal government’s statisticians are in the process of revising the main measurement of the economy. N.C. State University economist Mike Walden discusses this change.
Pack Pullers take seventh place in International ¼-Scale Tractor Competition
The Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering’s Pack Pullers team finished 7th overall out of 29 colleges and universities competing in the International ¼-Scale Tractor Student Design Competition, sponsored by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers.
From an impoverished country with little impact on the world economy, China has dramatically increased its standard of living and is now a major player in international commerce. N.C. State University economist Mike Walden discusses this dramatic change.
Shaking up the tax mix
Big news was made in North Carolina recently when a plan to overhaul the state’s taxes was revealed. N.C. State economist Mike Walden summarizes the plan and its possible impacts.