Friday, June 10, 2011
June 10, 2011 Paying for poor kids to go to preschool saves the government money in the long run, an economist argues.
Tuesday, May 24, 2011
May 24, 2011 A new report breaks down earnings for college graduates by major. The range is huge — from $29,000 for counseling/psychology to $120,000 for petroleum engineering.
Monday, May 02, 2011
May 2, 2011 What kind of economic good is college: An investment? A luxury good? An expensive insurance policy?
Monday, March 07, 2011
March 7, 2011 "...the notion that putting more kids through college can restore the middle-class society we used to have is wishful thinking."
Tuesday, February 15, 2011
February 15, 2011 Today on Talk of the Nation, some of the pros and cons of the proposed budget, Jeopardy! phenom Ken Jennings takes on Watson, quitting smoking, and the issue of ideological diversity among university colleagues.