Economic Perspective-Mike Walden

The Economic Perspective: “Impacts of Initial Trade with China”

This is Mary Walden with economist MW, welcoming you to the economic perspective.  Today’s program looks at impacts of initial trade with China.  Mike, few states have undergone the kind of economic transformation like North Carolina.  Our state has developed

The Economic Perspective: “The Latest North Carolina Job Numbers”

I’m Mary Walden with economist MW welcoming you to the economic perspective.  Today’s program looks at the latest job numbers for North Carolina.  Mike, the March job figures were recently released.  What kind of picture do the numbers paint –

The Economic Perspective: “Immigration and Population Growth”

This is Mary Walden with economist MW welcoming you to the economic perspective.  Today’s program looks at immigration and population growth.  Mike, a recent report from the U.S. Census Bureau shows that immigration is now contributing as much to the

The Economic Perspective: “The Decline in Young Drivers”

I’m Mary Walden with economist MW welcoming you to the economic perspective.  Today’s program looks at the decline in young drivers. Mike, one thing parents of our generation – the baby boomers – could count on was nagging from us

The Economic Perspective: “New Kinds of Jobs”

This is Mary Walden with economist MW welcoming you to the economic perspective. Today’s program looks at new kinds of jobs.  Mike, although the total number of jobs in the economy has been expanding, there is a tremendous amount of

A China Deal is in the Works, and it Could Pay Big Dividends

Some sources are saying a new trade agreement with China could happen as soon as this week. Economist Mike Walden makes his predictions on the impact. Mike Davis has more.