From Economic Synopses: May’s unemployment rate dropped to 3.8%, the lowest in 18 years. Does this tell us something about the next recession?
From Economic Synopses: A closer look at the rapid rise in China’s patents.
Page One Economics sheds light on the costs of natural disasters, with a focus on New Orleans.
From Economic Synopses: Tariff increases have been associated with lower economic activity.
Review Q2: At the intersection of cryptocurrency and monetary policy
Modest homes vs. mansions: Posh homes have risen in price and number, giving lower-tier buyers fewer options.
Renters on the rise: The past 10 years have brought 20% more renters and the lowest homeownership rate since 1965.
Housing gridlock: Owners are hanging on to their mid-priced homes, leaving fewer options for would-be buyers.
From Economic Synopses: Changes to corporate and personal income taxes could entice firms to change their legal form of organization.