Economic Perspective: Holiday Spending Outlook
The holiday season is fast approaching. What does the spending outlook for the season look like?
Economic Perspective: Who Pays the Tariffs?
Do we know who is paying for the tariffs in the trade war?
Economic Perspective: Is Inflation Dead?
Interest rates have been low in recent years. What factors need to be considered when thinking about the lower inflation rate?
Economic Perspective: Where is Inflation Hot and Cold?
Inflation averages the price gains in all products and services, but are there key differences among the rates for specific buying categories?
Economic Perspective: Why Do We Still Import Oil?
Why does the U.S. still import foreign oil if it is producing its own?
Economic Perspective: Generations
Society groups people in generations based on the year they were born, but how meaningful of a concept are generations?
Economic Perspective: 100-Year Bonds
Traditionally, the length of time for bonds caps out at 30 years, but are there talks of extending some bonds to 100 years?
Economic Perspective: What Do Businesses Worry About?
What do businesses worry about, and how could those worries affect the direction of the economy?
The Few and the Many
Buying by households accounts for 70 percent of all spending. Are there any major trends in consumer spending?
Economic Perspective: Economic Impacts of Delaying Marriage
Are there any economic impacts with the trend of young people delaying marriage?