From Economic Synopses: Who’d benefit from a minimum wage hike in the city of St. Louis?
From Economic Synopses: In memoriam, Allan H. Meltzer, economic historian of the Federal Reserve, February 6, 1928 – May 8, 2017.
From Economic Synopses: Small firms didn’t fare so well during the Great Recession.
Page One Economics asks, “Should local governments subsidize sports stadiums?”
From Economic Synopses: “Soft” data suggest a brighter outlook than “hard” data.
The latest issue covers 2009’s Recovery & Reinvestment Act, household debt, China, and Korea.
A webpage devoted to the latest research, data, and commentary on the job market.
From Economic Synopses: Counties with high unemployment also have high rates of disability.
Page One Economics: Economic growth comes from “better recipes, not more cooking.”
Economic Synopses: China’s fighting speculative pressure to devalue the yuan.