What does the Fed raising interest rates mean?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on November 03, 2022

Dr. Perryman breaks down the most recent rate hike and what probems the Federal Reserve intends to solve with this move. 

How are income and cognitive development related?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on November 02, 2022

Dr. Perryman explains the importance of brain development and how solving some associated issues can help solve various social problems. 

What is the impact of railroad workers striking?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on November 01, 2022

Dr. Perryman describes how just one month of striking would affect the Texas economy. 

What is happening to mortgage rates given recent inflation?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on October 31, 2022

Dr. Perryman explains the steep rise in mortgage rates and how this is affecting homebuyers. 

How did the European Central Bank's interest rate increase affect markets?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on September 30, 2022

Dr. Perryman explains the consequences of the ECB's move to fight inflation. 

How did Covid‑19 affect standardized test scores?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on September 09, 2022

Dr. Perryman explains the impact of learning-loss due to the pandemic from a short-term and long-term perspective. 

What are the goals of Austin's guaranteed income program?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on September 08, 2022

Dr. Perryman explains some of the complications with the program and why it may not gain much traction. 

How is life expectancy changing in the US?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on September 07, 2022

Dr. Perryman breaks down the econmic impacts of decreased life expectancy. 

Why is adult literacy so critical?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on September 01, 2022

Dr. Perryman explains the benefits of having higher adult literacy rates in Texas. 

What percentage of Texans live in cities versus rural areas?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on August 31, 2022

Dr. Perryman describes how the state's demographics have changed in recent years and what that means for economic development.