Economics/work

A new way to dig a deeper debt hole

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Thursday, the 5th of December, 2019. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Despite virtual full employment and an 11-year economic expansion, household debt in the United States has hit a record high: nearly $14...

Expanding overtime pay

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Tuesday, the 22nd of October, 2019. Glad to have you along today!  Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. First up on The World and Everything in It, changes to overtime pay.

Repeating mortgage market mistakes

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: risky loans.

The good news about the shrinking middle class

NICK EICHER, HOST: Coming up next on The WORLD and Everything in It: middle class money.

Farmers struggle with tariffs and floods

NICK EICHER, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: tariffs and farmers.

A drop in donations

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Tuesday, the 5th day of March,  2019. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. First up, charitable giving.

Will work for food stamps?

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: welfare reform.

Mandatory public service

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: encouraging public service.