How does the size of government affect the economy? N.C. State University economist Mike Walden discusses this controversial issue.
N.C. State University economist Mike Walden looks at low-wage jobs and what can be done to aid low-wage workers.
Job growth is at opposite ends of the market, the high- and low-pay ends, with little growth in the middle. N.C. State University economist Mike Walden explores this phenomenon and what it means for the economy.
Is more always better? Economist Mike Walden tackles the concept of non-satiability and economic theory.
For older homeowners, a reverse mortgage can provide added income. But homeowners need to understand how a reverse mortgage works. N.C. State University economist Mike Walden explains.
How’s North Carolina’s economy faring? N.C. State University economist Mike Walden counts (and explains) the various ways to measure economic activity.
We usually worry about rapidly rising prices when we think about inflation. But N.C. State University economist explains that inflation can also be a problem if it’s too low.
The North Carolina economy is really two economies, urban and rural. N.C. State University economist Mike Walden explains why this urban/rural divide may be the greatest economic challenge the state faces.
Are interest rates headed up? Will they remain low? N.C. State University economist Mike Walden discusses the factors that influence interest rates.
How will tomorrow’s technology and gadgets impact our lives? Economist Mike Walden discusses a report that looks into the future.