Making Sen$e

  • April 23, 2012    

    The campus of University of California, Merced, was one of the top 10 green buildings in 2012, according to the American Institute of Architects. Photo by Tim Griffith. A classroom in the back woods of the University of Minnesota Duluth’s … Continue reading

  • April 23, 2012    

    The campus of University of California, Merced, was one of the top 10 green buildings in 2012, according to the American Institute of Architects. Photo by Tim Griffith. A classroom in the back woods of the University of Minnesota Duluth’s … Continue reading

  • April 20, 2012    

    A bicyclist rides through the plaza on the east side of the U.S. Capitol. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Paul Solman frequently answers questions from the NewsHour audience on business and economic news on his Making Sen$e page. Here is … Continue reading

  • April 20, 2012  

    Optimists at Silicon Valley think tank Singularity University are pushing the frontiers of human progress through innovation and emerging technologies, looking to greater longevity and better health. As part of his series on Making $ense of financial news, correspondent Paul Solman explores a future of “exponential growth.” Continue reading

  • April 19, 2012    

    Larry Bessler purchases gasoline at a Shell station. Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images Paul Solman frequently answers questions from the NewsHour audience on business and economic news on his Making Sen$e page. Here is Thursday’s query: Name: Jim Question: Please … Continue reading

  • April 19, 2012    

    Larry Bessler purchases gasoline at a Shell station. Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images Paul Solman frequently answers questions from the NewsHour audience on business and economic news on his Making Sen$e page. Here is Thursday’s query: Name: Jim Question: Please … Continue reading

  • April 18, 2012    

    Creative Commons photo courtesy flickr user 401K. Paul Solman answers questions from the NewsHour audience on business and economic news here on his Making Sen$e page. Here is Wednesay’s query: Name: Jen Question: Here is my dilemma: I took business … Continue reading

  • April 18, 2012    

    Creative Commons photo courtesy flickr user 401K. Paul Solman frequently answers questions from the NewsHour audience on business and economic news on his Making Sen$e page. Here is Wednesay’s query: Name: Jen Question: Here is my dilemma: I took business … Continue reading

  • April 17, 2012    

    Watch Arthur Laffer explain the Laffer Curve in “Taxes: How High is Too High?“ Paul Solman answers questions from the NewsHour audience on business and economic news here on his Making Sen$e page. Here’s Tuesday’s query: Name: Marc Miles Comment: … Continue reading

  • April 17, 2012    

    Watch Arthur Laffer explain the Laffer Curve in “Taxes: How High is Too High?“ Paul Solman frequently answers questions from the NewsHour audience on business and economic news on his Making Sen$e page. Here’s Tuesday’s query: Name: Marc Miles Comment: … Continue reading