Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics

Feb 21, 2020

Economic Perspective: Inflation and Product Quality

When calculating inflation, how does one account for increases in product quality that affect the product's price?

Feb 14, 2020

You Decide: Why Do We Have Property Taxes?

NC State economist Mike Walden breaks down the intricacies of how property tax is calculated, and all the factors at play with it.

Feb 7, 2020

Economic Perspective: How to Think About Starting a Business?

What should people be looking for when thinking of starting a new business?

Jan 31, 2020

You Decide: Will the Trade Deals Benefit North Carolina?

How could the new trade deals impact the North Carolina economy? NC State economist Mike Walden looks at some of the potential ways.

Jan 24, 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 17, 2020

Economic Perspective: Why Have Recession Worries Eased?

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

Jan 17, 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 10, 2020

Economic Perspective: Expanding Options for Retirement Savings

Some important changes are coming related to saving for retirement. Tune in to learn more about the upcoming changes.

Jan 3, 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 3, 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?