Thomas A. Garrett, Paul Rothstein
The forced sale of homes for private development usually results in a zero-sum gain and may actually hinder development in the area, economists have found.
Although Americans appear to be spending less time on the job than they were a hundred years ago, there's some question as to whether they have more leisure time.
The goal of the National Animal Identification System is to trace the origin of a diseased animal within 48 hours. But would an optional, voluntary system accomplish this goal without unduly hurting small farmers?
Read about the transformation of Tunica, Miss., from rural cotton farming community to popular casino destination.