Economic Perspective: The Fed’s Forecasts
The Federal Reserve recently released their economic forecasts for the next few years. What do they look like?
You Decide: How Will the Job Market Change After the Crisis?
The coronavirus crisis already has had a massive impact on the job market. As jobs start to come back, will they be the same or different?
Economic Perspective: The Impact of Fear on the Recovery
As states start to open businesses back up, what other lingering impacts could there be?
You Decide: Can We Have Both Health and Wealth?
What considerations are there when it comes to the response to the current crisis?
DIY: Edible Car Derby at Home
Students in Andy Hale's Introduction to Biological Engineering course have the fun experience of constructing miniature cars out of food. Using items from your pantry or refrigerator, you can put on your own derby at home.
Economic Perspective: Printing Money
Printing money can be used during times of economic crisis to mitigate some of the effects of the crisis. What factors need to be looked out for in these circumstances?
You Decide: Will We Regret the Rescues from the Crisis?
What impact could the rescues of today have on the future?
Economic Perspective: Will Inflation Eventually Surge?
Is there a chance inflation could surge on the other end of the current crisis?
You Decide: Can Collecting Thoughts About the Virus Help?
NC State University economist Mike Walden details some of his insights into the current crisis to help provide perspective and insight.
Economic Perspective: Costs and Benefits of Closing the Economy
What factors might be considered when talking about closing down an economy?