What can we learn from President Biden's initial budget proposal?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on May 31, 2021

Dr. Perryman explains what this proposal signals about the administration's priorities and how it is likely to evolve. 

What goal has President Biden issued for carbon emissions?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on April 23, 2021

Dr. Perryman explains the impact of this sustainability goal and what it means for Texas industries. 

What will be the impact of the federal infrastructure bill?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on March 24, 2021

Dr. Perryman explains why it is important and the political factors that play into how this bill will go into effect. 

How will President Biden's tax plan affect the economy?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on March 22, 2021

Dr. Perryman assesses the trade-off in short and long-term economic activity that accompanies an increase in taxes. 

How will Biden's executive orders regarding the energy sector actually affect the state?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on February 03, 2021

Perhaps counterintuitively, Texas' oil industry will not be as heavily impacted as one might think.

How will the Biden administration impact the Texas economy?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on January 22, 2021

Dr. Perryman runs through the relevant policy changes likely to come about under President Biden. 

How is Janet Yellen likely to impact the economy?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on November 25, 2020

Dr. Perryman breaks down President-elect Biden's pick for treasury secretary. 

What is Biden's fracking plan?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on October 26, 2020

Dr. Perryman explains why Democratic candidate Joe Biden's proposed fracking regulation will affect the industry, especially in Texas.

What is included in Joe Biden's economic proposal?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on July 10, 2020

Presumptive Democratic nominee for president Joe Biden has released an economic proposal. Dr. Perryman breaks down the plan, and the relationship between politics and the economy. 

Beyond the Election
Column Published in syndication November 11, 2020

The presidential election is (almost) over, and sorting through the new directions under President-elect Biden has begun. There are still some votes to be counted (or recounted), litigation to be dealt with, and protocols to be followed before the election is officially certified, but it's highly unlikely that results will shift.