Economic Perspective: Impact of the Rate Cut on Consumers
How does the latest interest rate cut effect consumers?
Economic Perspective: Update on the U.S. Economy
With the first quarter of 2019 behind us what have we learned about the 2019 economy, and what is the outlook for the rest of the year?
Economic Perspective: What Happens to Displaced Factory Workers?
Many experts think automation and technology will increasingly replace people on the factory floor, but what happens to the worker who's been replaced? NC State University Economist Mike Walden shows what the numbers say.
Economic Perspective: Costs of Filing Taxes
Tax time is right around the corner. Ever wonder how much money and time spent in the filing process across the country?
Economic Perspective: Why the Fed Wants Inflation
For many years the Federal Reserve has worried the inflation rate has been too low. Why would they want prices to rise faster?
Economic Perspective: Improving the Economy for Struggling Workers
The job market is improving, but not everyone is seeing their lives improve. What steps can be taken to expand prosperity?
Economic Perspective: Do Movers Still Like North Carolina?
Movers have flocked to North Carolina in recent decades. Are the trends that led them here continuing?
Economic Perspective: Automating Restaurants
Automation continues to alter the way businesses operate. As automation becomes more prevalent, how could it continue to change the restaurant industry?
Economic Perspective: Important News for the State Economy
Recently, there have been several announcements of new businesses and jobs coming to North Carolina. What’s behind this good news?
Economic Perspective: The Outlook For Holiday Buying
There's growing optimism about how robust the holiday shopping will be this year. Do economists think the optimism will be fulfilled?