Cardiff Garcia appears in the following:
Tuesday, June 05, 2018
Unemployment is low, wage growth is picking up, the stock market is strong; by most measures the economy is doing pretty well. And yet, millions of Americans live on the edge of financial ruin.
Thursday, May 31, 2018
A new study tries to put a dollar amount on free internet services... by looking at how much money it would take for people to give them up.
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
After six years of preparation, an ambitious new experiment will study the effects of income on the development of infant brains.
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Last week, Congress and President Trump passed a bill rolling back regulation put in place by the 2010 Dodd Frank banking reform bill. We look at what changed and what it means.
Friday, May 25, 2018
The earnings call is a peculiar Wall Street ritual, one that's almost designed to be boring. So when something interesting does happen it's news. Today, the lessons of those earnings calls gone rogue.
Thursday, May 24, 2018
Recent news has cast a spotlight on a little-known regulatory agency quietly working behind the scenes of our economy. What is FinCEN and why is it so important?
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
The mortgage interest deduction is popular, but it has numerous distorting effects on the economy – and economists also say that it does exactly the opposite of what people think.
Monday, May 21, 2018
Congrats, Class of 2018! Rather than listen to another meandering cliche-riddled commencement speech, let Stacey and Cardiff guide you through young-adult life with advice backed up by research.
Friday, May 18, 2018
Timekeeping software is becoming the standard across the U.S. And it turns out, it can be used to steal workers' wages, a few minutes at a time.
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Congress may soon expand work requirements for people who receive benefits under the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. But do these work requirements match the reality of work itself?
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Thanks to a recent Supreme Court decision, legal sports betting may be coming to a city near you.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Interest rates are on the rise for the first time in years. What that means for the housing market is far from obvious.
Monday, May 14, 2018
What one embattled smartphone-maker can tell us about China's plan to transform its economy
Friday, May 11, 2018
Assigning a grade to a bottle of wine might seem counterintuitive, or even a little absurd, but wine scores have can have a big impact the people who sell wine — and the people who drink it.
Wednesday, May 09, 2018
It's the 100th Indicator! To celebrate, we look to the future... and to alternate futures. The Indicator takes a break from economics to tackle infinity.
Tuesday, May 08, 2018
The corporate tax cut passed in December was supposed to compel businesses to boost investment. Is it working, or are companies just passing the savings on to their owners?
Monday, May 07, 2018
The LIBOR interest rate was at the center of a huge international scandal back in 2012. Regulators believed it had to replaced. But is that even possible?
Friday, May 04, 2018
California is way more than Hollywood. Today on the show, we look at what else is going on in this powerhouse state economy.
Friday, May 04, 2018
It's jobs day! But the unemployment number might not be the most important thing to watch.
Thursday, May 03, 2018
Housing markets are hot. But are they bubblicious?