July 18, 2019
This uniquely American manufacturing sector has been caught in the crossfire of Trump’s trade war, according to interviews with industry insiders and economists, along with data showing a steep sales decline amid rising costs and consumer prices.
February 8, 2019
United States Steel Corporation founded Gary, Indiana in 1906 - naming it after co-founder Elbert Henry Gary - and the city’s fortunes have been closely tied to the company ever since.
December 7, 2015
Story notes that St. Louis Fed President James Bullard spoke Monday at an economic policy lunch hosted by Ball State. He said the inaccuracy of Fed forecasts has created a "long-standing problem" as policymakers shift their view of the proper rate path to adapt to the gap between their forecasts and the outcome.
December 3, 2013
Students of ancient Rome can now immerse themselves in the world of Emperor Hadrian, who ruled the Roman Empire from 117 to 138 A.D. The task of bringing the villa to life fell on Ball State Professor John Fillwalk.