Month: January 2017

President Trump has made bold promises about economic policy, especially regarding international trade, taxes and regulation. What are the likely effects of his policies on economic growth? There is probably no area of greater agreement among economists than the fact that international trade is mutually beneficial. However, some members of society are disadvantaged by trade.…

U.S. Senator Tom Carper has made nominations to all four service academies, bringing the students one step closer to acceptance. These students were nominated for the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, CO: Justin Desrosiers, Townsend Alexis Ferguson, Middletown Abigayle Gant, Wilmington David Hazelton, Wilmington Isaac Jennings, Townsend Nicholas Jones, Magnolia Elana Montejo,…

Wallet Hub, a free-credit-score website, says Delaware is the 24th most educated state behind Massachusetts, Maryland, Colorado, Connecticut, Vermont, New Hampshire, Virginia, Minnesota, Washington, New Jersey, Utah, Oregon, New York, Kansas, Hawaii and Illinois. WalletHub’s analysts examined what they dubbed the key determinants of a well-educated population: educational attainment, school quality, and achievement gaps between…