I’m an economics educator and researcher at Penn State University. Since 2014 I have been managing the Economics Media Library and helping educators use media in the classroom to teach economics in a more engaging way. This newsletter includes a collection of interesting…
Big dairy, disaster funds, Federal Reserve, student loans, and cooking oil shortage
The White House is calling on quick action to address the nationwide infant formula crisis, but producers see this issue lasting throughout the rest of…
Racial spending gaps, GDP, bitcoin externalities, guaranteed income, and personal economics
This morning the White House announced that 20 major internet service providers have committed to lowering the cost of internet access for low-income…
Droughts, public speaking, antitrust, hotel soap, and credit limits
Federally-backed student loans are an attempt to solve a capital market imperfection in which financial institutions may be biased towards physical…
Necessities, Barnes & Noble, rent, student loan forgiveness, wartime teaching
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