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U.S. GDP fell at a 5% rate in the first quarter, and the worse is likely on the way

junio 26, 2020

junio 26, 2020

The U.S. economy shrank at a 5.0% rate in the first quarter, as expected. A much worse decline is seen...

Employment recovery may be slowing as virus cases climb

junio 26, 2020

junio 26, 2020

Data from Homebase, a scheduling firm that works many small and medium-sized services businesses, shows that employment may have declined over...

Coronavirus: The town facing the greatest economic hit

junio 26, 2020

junio 26, 2020

Three months after lockdown shut down large parts of the UK economy, job losses are beginning to bite – nowhere...

Ampthill: The town with one cash machine for 8,000 people

junio 26, 2020

junio 26, 2020

The Georgian town of Ampthill has centuries of history, an active market and most of its shops are independent. What...

MPs to grill health officials on PPE spending

junio 26, 2020

junio 26, 2020

MPs are to grill health officials on whether they overpaid for personal protective equipment to deal with coronavirus. The MP...

The ‘Phillips Curve,’ in the scriptures, anyway …

junio 3, 2020

junio 3, 2020

In economics, students learn about something called the “Phillips Curve,” which depicts an inverse relationship, at least in the short...

March Madness still happened, just in April

junio 3, 2020

junio 3, 2020

Last weekend I participated as a judge for a great event – the “Fiscal Challenge.” This annual academic competition invites college teams...

AIRBIT CLUB: A BOOST IN THE WORLD ECONOMY

junio 2, 2020

junio 2, 2020

The traditional economy and business have evolved due to the COVID-19 crisis. The partial or complete lockdown of the most...

State general revenue shortfall projections

junio 2, 2020

junio 2, 2020

How large could the shortfall in state government general revenues be, amidst the coronavirus and related crises?  To attempt to...

Coronavirus economic shock to be felt for a long time, CBO says

junio 2, 2020

junio 2, 2020

Even over next decade, U.S. economy to be smaller than forecasted in January, analysts say The economic impact of the...