Economic Development News & Insight


Podcast: Does jobs report mean things are getting better?

For the first time in nearly four years, unemployment is below 8 percent. It’s already heating up the election discussion on the economy. Continue to More...

Podcast: Why america’s economic growth may be (shh!) over

Sure, we love our computers and all the rest of our digital toys. But when it comes to real economic gains, can we ever match More...

Podcast: Fighting global poverty with business strategies

More than a decade ago, The Economist magazine called Africa, “the hopeless continent,” but a more recent cover story reads, “Africa Rising.” The U.S. foreign assistance agency, More...

Podcast: This American Life – How To Create A Job

This American life looks at how to create a job.