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 applica…
A growing focus over the past few months has been the US labor market’s increasing quit rate. Despite working its slow process back to full strength, a…
Most of the pop culture resources are specific to English-speaking countries, but a lot of great resources exist around the world. I teamed up with oth…
Shortly before the start of the pandemic, the United Kingdom began the process of withdrawing from the European Union. Brexit is making the pandemic-in…
Economists, policy wonks, and news pundits have spent a considerable amount of time trying to pin down why that’s the case. New research suggests that …
This is not a special issue on dating during pandemics or during a slowdown in the economy. The last person you should take relationship advice is from…
When profit-motivated companies are spending money on big projects, they likely expect to earn that money back later on. While Target may be willing to…
We’re just a few weeks away from the Fall semester, and it’ll be my first time in front of a classroom of students in over 16 months! 
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