Feature Channels:

Economics

Add to Favorites | Subscribe | Share

Filters:

  • (Press "esc" to clear)

Life

Law and Public Policy

Channels:

Middle Class, Economics, Democracy

Rebuilding Middle Class Is the Key to Preserving Democracy

Steps must be taken to preserve middle-class America or the United States will cease to be a democracy, says Vanderbilt law professor Ganesh Sitaraman, author of the new book, The Crisis of the Middle-Class Constitution: Why Economic Inequality Threatens Our Republic. “The shrinking middle class is a constitutional problem because our Constitution wasn’t designed for a country with significant economic inequality,” says Sitaraman.

Science

Channels:

Industrial Engineering, Ergonomics, human factors and ergonomics, Human factors engineering, Smartphone

Ergonomist Serves as Research Consultant on Newest LG Smartphone

Andris Freivalds, a world-renowned expert in the field of human factors and ergonomics, helped lead a team of researchers contracted by LG during the testing of its latest smartphone release.

Science

Life

Education

Channels:

Steve Chen, Youtube, Mathematics, Steve and Jamie Chen Center for Innovation and Inquiry

YouTube Co-Founder Cuts Ribbon to Open Innovation Center for All Illinois Students

On March 30, Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy and esteemed alumnus, YouTube co-founder Steve Chen, unveil the Steve and Jamie Chen Center for Innovation and Inquiry (IN2). The unveiling is at 4:30 pm, 1500 Sullivan Road, Aurora.

Life

Law and Public Policy

Channels:

Homeless, Income Inequality, New York City, Cornell University

NYC Homeless Shelter Expansion Plan a Band-Aid, Not Solution

Business

Channels:

Insurance, Insurance Coverage, insurance costs, Finance, Personal Finance

Avoiding Common Insurance Mistakes — Advice from an Actuary

ToddErkisPhoto2_2.JPG

Business

Channels:

Sears, Bankrupt, Consumerism, sonsumer culture, american capitalism, Capitalism

Demise of Sears Tears Fabric of Consumer Culture

Medicine

Channels:

Diabetes, CMS, Diabetes Risk, American Association of Diabetes Educators, Medicare, Competitive Bidding Program, Diabetes Complications, National Minority Quality Forum

Medicare Continues to Put People with Diabetes at Risk

A new survey from the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) found that Medicare’s Competitive Bidding Program (CBP) significantly reduced beneficiary choice and access to commonly used diabetes testing supplies, adding to previous studies showing the unnecessary risk competitive bidding puts on people with diabetes. Certified Diabetes Educator Kellie Antinori-Lent was involved in the implementation of the survey and is available to speak on the findings.

Business

Channels:

Customer Experience , experience-centric, customer experience design, brand experience

Customer Experience Revolution Storms San Diego

To help regional companies navigate the next phase of the customer experience marketing trend, UC San Diego Extension will host the Customer Experience Revolution, a two-day customer experience workshop on May 4 and 5.

Business

Channels:

Credit Scores, Economy

ISU Financial Experts: Changes to Credit Reports Will Benefit College Students

JonathanFox.jpg

Iowa State University financial experts say changes in the way credit scores are calculated will help college students and young adults build credit. They say it's too soon to tell how the changes will impact the economy.

Life

Business

Education, Law and Public Policy

Channels:

UVA Darden, UVA Darden School of Business, Alan Beckenstein, Nick Sargen, global economies, global economies and markets, Inflation, Economic Forecast, New President, Economic Uncertainty, Richard A. Mayo Center for Asset Management, Gross Domestic Product Growth, Ronald Reagan, Dow Jones Industrial Average, Trade Policy, Fort Washington Investment Advis

2017 Economic Forecast: Uncertainty Looms

Beckenstein_Economic-Forecast-980x505.jpg

With attention on the Fed’s interest rate increase and projections for the U.S. economy, UVA Darden Professor Alan Beckenstein and Nick Sargen offer their own expert predictions for 2017







Chat now!