Agriculture incomes would have shown no growth in 2019 but for massive and unprecedented federal assistance.
By Menzie Chinn, Bill Plumley, Econofact
For the first time in decades, the air quality in the United States got worse over the last year. Research provides insights into the economic and human cost of that decline.
By Nicholas J. Sanders, Econofact
The tariffs that are already in place and the threat of a renewed escalation present enormous costs to Americans.
By Kathryn Russ, Econofact
SEC chairman Jay Clayton said the U.S. corporate debt of almost $10 trillion, which equates to half of the nation's annual GDP, "should attract our attention."…
By Daniel Bergstresser, Econofact
By Michael W. Klein
President Donald Trump on Friday again encouraged the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates.
By Andrea M. Kelly, Jason Lindo, Analisa Packham, Econofact
A new rule from the Trump administration could decrease funding to providers of long-acting reversible contraceptives, which contribute to improved economic outcomes.
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