Raising college enrollment with free tuition might have unintended consequences that offset the benefits for the economy, businesses and individuals.
This week’s economic news summary included David Bowie’s financial innovation, China’s GDP cement problems, inequality contradictions and farm productivity.
A financial innovation, David Bowie Bonds get present payment of future royalties by backing bonds with a guaranteed royalty revenue stream.
This week’s economic news summary includes work week tradeoffs in France, new labor laws for the gig economy, and why price tags are disappearing.
Monetary incentives can influence a decision and distort the information we access for our cost and benefit research.
With higher college tuition and less wage growth for college grads, still, the college wage premium and its opportunity cost make college worth it.
Our economic news summary included climate talks and externalities, “missing women” and Asian marriage markets, seniors’ spending and manufacturing supply.
Although research shows the impact is small, the Affordable Care Act will soon mandate calorie labels and nutrition information in restaurant chains.
Our everyday economics includes central planning, unintended consequences, comparative advantage, transportation infrastructure, cost & developing nations.