U.S. businesses that are considering trading with Latin America or investing there will find large differences between the region and the U.S., as well as large differences among the Latin American nations themselves. Read about the progress being made in Latin America in job training, infrastructure, trade agreements, politics, macro stability and more.
Now that the turmoil over the federal budget has quieted down somewhat, it’s a good time to examine how spending and revenue have changed since the 1970s and are expected to change in the next 10 years.
Maria E. Canon, Marianna Kudlyak, Marisa Reed
The unemployment rate has been declining significantly since the Great Recession ended; however, the ranks of those involuntarily working part time have been declining at a slower pace. How does this situation compare with what happened after previous recessions?
Although U.S. income inequality is high, income inequality in America is not as dire as that between developed and developing nations.
Alejandro Badel, Julia S. Maues
Economic growth in the Owensboro MSA has spurred local investments. Some see rising house prices as a positive sign; others are concerned about rising rents.