Economics

How Food Markups Are Eating Your Paycheck

How Food Markups Are Eating Your Paycheck

Dough isn’t the Only Thing Rising in the Kitchen.

Tesla vs. GM, David and Goliath

Tesla vs. GM, David and Goliath

With Tesla pulling ahead in the electric car market, what will happen when the major manufacturers hop on the train and start producing EVs?

Costa Rica is Making Waves for Renewable Energy

Costa Rica is Making Waves for Renewable Energy

Renewable energy, specifically hydroelectricity, is a great alternative to fossil fuels but at what cost?

YouTube and the Future of Advertising

YouTube and the Future of Advertising

How 15 Seconds of Your Time Has Changed an Industry We all live in the apex of human entertainment, watching YouTube videos. Basically every type of video in every kind of field is available. On this virtual database, over 300 hours of video are uploaded […]

What Trump’s Tax Plan Means for You

What Trump’s Tax Plan Means for You

“God put the Republican Party on earth to cut taxes. If they don’t do that, they have no useful function.” – Robert Novak Mick Mulvaney, Director of the Office of Management and Budget, announced the future economic plan for the Trump administration. Coined “MAGAnomics,” the […]

Tesla Model 3: The Best of Its Kind… For Now

Tesla Model 3: The Best of Its Kind… For Now

Since the Model S was released in the middle of 2012, it has set the bar for all electric cars, beating out combustion cars in almost every competitive way, from a luxurious, quite ride, to beating Mustangs and Corvettes at the drag strip. It’s looking […]

A Graduate’s Nationwide Search for a Cheap City

A Graduate’s Nationwide Search for a Cheap City

I’m graduating soon, which is both exciting and scary at the same time. When one graduates, they have the obvious question of “what do I want to do with myself” to answer, but seldom in life do we get the luxury of considering where we […]

San Francisco Headache: Is the 40% Income Tax Worth It?

San Francisco Headache: Is the 40% Income Tax Worth It?

Tax ‘season’ is over and when you filed your own taxes you probably breathed a sigh of relief. Accountants work 60-70 hours a week during the federal filing season (January-April) and need a good massage by the time they submitted their last return. However, the […]

Has China’s Changing Economy Affected Their Culture?

Has China’s Changing Economy Affected Their Culture?

China is changing; there is no doubt about it. You see it on Facebook, television, and hear it on the radio – we are all aware of this. An increasing number of millionaires, a growing middle class, and more skyscrapers than the United States. This […]

The Depression of Economics

The Depression of Economics

How feeling blue can leave you in the red.