December 3, 2009
Analysis: It's said that changing the tax structure is extreme political heavy lifting. Should we - and will we - muscle our way to a new way of deriving public revenues for our state?
November 16, 2009
Opinion: NCSU economist Mike Walden says the state's economy will grow again in 2010 and 2011. Unemployment will come down in metro areas, but not everywhere.
Updated October 12, 2009
Analysis: Federal Reserve chairman says recession is ‘technically’ over, but NCSU economist Dr. Michael Walden says while production may be improving the employment sector of the economy is not.
September 28, 2009
Analysis: While basic economic concepts won't resolve the health care debate, hopefully they help illuminate some of the issues and make you more informed about the possible options.
August 23, 2009
Analysis: While understanding of several basic economic concepts won’t resolve the health care debate, hopefully they help illuminate some of the issues and make you more informed about the possible options.