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If Catalonia Splits, Spain Will Lose Over 20% of Its Current Economy

If Catalonia Splits, Spain Will Lose Over 20% of Its Current Economy

Catalonia the region of Spain that wants to become independent held a controversial referendum Sunday on its independence that would... 
Ending DACA Will Hit Economy in U.S. Hard

Ending DACA Will Hit Economy in U.S. Hard

American employers said they one key ingredient is missing and that ingredient is workers. Finding available and qualified candidates... 
Spending for Construction Drops to Low of Nine Months

Spending for Construction Drops to Low of Nine Months

Construction spending in the U.S. fell unexpectedly during July, hitting a low of nine months amidst a steep drop in investment for... 
Jobless Claims Remain Near Lows Following the Recession

Jobless Claims Remain Near Lows Following the Recession

Companies face many problems but a very big one today is finding sufficient workers that can fill job openings. That in turn has kept... 
Trump Proposes To Privatize Air-Traffic Control

Trump Proposes To Privatize Air-Traffic Control

According to U.S. President Donald Trump, the current system of air-traffic control in the United States, which is under the management... 
Trump’s Budget Proposal Seeks To Halve Petroleum Reserves

Trump’s Budget Proposal Seeks To Halve Petroleum Reserves

The White House has proposed to dispose of half of the strategic petroleum reserves in the United States as a budget-balancing measure... 
Trump Wants to Add Tariff To Canadian Soft Lumber Imports

Trump Wants to Add Tariff To Canadian Soft Lumber Imports

A recent investigation by the United States Department of Commerce has concluded that softwood lumber imported from Canada’s... 
US Government Accuses JPMorgan Chase of Mortgage Rate Discrimination

US Government Accuses JPMorgan Chase of Mortgage Rate Discrimination

On Wednesday, the US government filed a lawsuit accusing JPMorgan Chase of mortgage discrimination. This entails that the major financier... 
Millennials Really Are Behind the Financial Eight-Ball

Millennials Really Are Behind the Financial Eight-Ball

When we talk about the “generation gap” it is usually an indication of a difference in mentalities towards culture, technology,... 
Is Lyft Good For the Economy ?

Is Lyft Good For the Economy ?

The on-demand ride-hailing industry has found its stride and is certainly a popular alternative, these days, to the traditional taxi. ... 
US Productivity Up 3.1 Percent Through Third Quarter

US Productivity Up 3.1 Percent Through Third Quarter

Productivity across the United States is on the rise. Cost of labor grew in the Spring and Summer months more quickly than had been...