According to data recently released by the Federal Reserve, the amount of outstanding debt that Americans hold — often in the form of credit card debt — hit a new high at $1.021 trillion in June 2017, topping the...
The Federal Reserve raised interest rates from record lows on Dec. 16, beginning what many expect to be a period of further increases.
While producing the annual Journal of Public and International Affairs (JPIA) is no small task, a review of this year’s 26th edition clearly reveals a publication worthy of the time and effort involved.
Historically, Englewood and Garfield Park are two of the poorest neighborhoods in Chicago. Yet, between 2002 and 2005, these neighborhoods experienced remarkable growth in terms of home purchases, but it wasn’t because these neighborhoods had suddenly turned a corner.
To address long-term debt issues facing the United States, Congress needs to implement significant changes to entitlement programs and tax policy, concluded an undergraduate Policy Task Force (PTF) at Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.