China has the second largest economy in the world. For years, China’s Gross Domestic Product growth was in the double-digit category. When the country’s manufacturing sector slowed down, the GDP growth figure dropped. But China’s economic growth is still better than the United States GDP output. China’s more than six percent GDP growth puts U.S.
President Trump likes to hold court. He likes to have the press around even though he calls them “the fake news.” The press follows Trump’s every move, and the former reality star likes the attention. But there’s a limit to his affection for the press. When the press gives the world a first-hand look at
With this month marking the 10-year anniversary of the 2008 financial crisis, many in the field of economics are using the opportunity to take stock of where we have been and where we are going. As the stock market continues to hit record highs, it may be tempting for many to proclaim the economy healthy
Every business has its most important individuals that drive key decisions. These individuals are knowledge workers, and their minds impact business outcomes most profoundly. So, in order for these individuals to their jobs effectively, they must possess effective cognitive skills. These skills are attributable to the functions of the brain’s prefrontal cortex, where the deep
Now that we are in the fourth quarter, Paul Mampilly says that we will be hearing about holiday shopping estimates in the near future. The way that shoppers buy for the holidays tells us a lot about the economy and which stores are the most popular. Paul Mampilly has been offering his advice on the
This week, Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed by the slimmest of margins. The vote was 50 to 48 to approve Kavanaugh for the highest court in the land. The nomination process was extremely contentious with protests occurring both for and against confirmation. Now that Brett Kavanaugh has won confirmation, what is the potential political fallout? Who
The Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee brought in Rachel Mitchell, an outside prosecutor to question Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford during the recent hearing. The committee wants to get to the bottom of Dr. Ford’s accusations against Brett Kavanaugh. Mitchell didn’t like the question-asking format, but she did her best to weed out