Economy

National Press Foundation link: Speakers and Topics July 22, 2020

Speakers and Topics

Find All Resources for Our Program on Tracking Coronavirus Funds Here

National Press Foundation link: Who Got the COVID Cash? July 13, 2020

Who Got the COVID Cash?

Where to Find Macro and Micro Data on the Government’s Coronavirus Stimulus Spending

National Press Foundation link: Documenting Federal COVID Contracts July 16, 2020

Documenting Federal COVID Contracts

ProPublica Dashboard on Federal Contracts Helps Reporters Probe Coronavirus Spending

National Press Foundation link: How Lobbying Shaped the CARES Act July 17, 2020

How Lobbying Shaped the CARES Act

Lobbyists Joust for Federal COVID Stimulus Funds

National Press Foundation link: Tracking the People Receiving Loans July 20, 2020

Tracking the People Receiving Loans

Top Investigative Reporters Offer Tips and Strategy on Backgrounding Businesses

National Press Foundation link: Scraping Data From the Web July 21, 2020

Scraping Data From the Web

How Google Sheets Can Be Used to Pull Databases From Websites

National Press Foundation link: Why Learn Python? July 21, 2020

Why Learn Python?

A senior data journalist shows how Python can be used to investigate where pandemic relief funds went.

National Press Foundation link: Data Visualizations with Tableau July 16, 2020

Data Visualizations with Tableau

How to Create Smart Visualizations of COVID Loan Data

National Press Foundation link: When the Government Bails Out the Economy July 14, 2020

When the Government Bails Out the Economy

Putting the $4 Trillion COVID Bailout in Historical Context

National Press Foundation link: Media Lawsuit Demands COVID Data July 14, 2020

Media Lawsuit Demands COVID Data

News Organizations Still Demand Full Disclosure from SBA

National Press Foundation link: Understanding the Jobs Report June 30, 2020

Understanding the Jobs Report

A Former Bureau of Labor Statistics Chief Describes How Monthly Jobs Numbers are Derived – and Safeguarded

National Press Foundation link: Mining Employment Data December 10, 2019

Mining Employment Data

Bureau of Labor Statistics Offers National, Local Focus

National Press Foundation link: Using BEA Data December 12, 2019

Using BEA Data

Bureau of Economic Analysis Offers Insight on Nation, States

National Press Foundation link: Intellectual Property and Trade June 20, 2019

Intellectual Property and Trade

Enforcing Intellectual Property Rights in World Trade

National Press Foundation link: When Politics and Trade Collide June 20, 2019

When Politics and Trade Collide

How American Politics Affects World Trade

National Press Foundation link: Reporting on Regional Trade June 20, 2019

Reporting on Regional Trade

How Mid-Sized Countries Navigate World Trading System

National Press Foundation link: Career US Diplomat Talks Trade June 19, 2019

Career US Diplomat Talks Trade

Consul General for Hong Kong on Shifting Trade Winds

National Press Foundation link: Making Trade Come Alive for Readers June 19, 2019

Making Trade Come Alive for Readers

Reporters in Asia Talk Trade

National Press Foundation link: The American Perspective in Hong Kong June 19, 2019

The American Perspective in Hong Kong

How the Chamber Sees the Trade War

National Press Foundation link: Documenting Global Trade with Data June 18, 2019

Documenting Global Trade with Data

How Journalists Can Get a Handle on Trade

National Press Foundation link: Weapons in the Trade War June 18, 2019

Weapons in the Trade War

Trade Disputes Play Out In the Details of Federal Regulations

National Press Foundation link: China and the WTO June 18, 2019

China and the WTO

How China Has Fared in the WTO

National Press Foundation link: The Belt and Road Initiative June 18, 2019

The Belt and Road Initiative

How China’s Belt and Road Initiative Could Change World Trading

National Press Foundation link: Trade War Impacts June 17, 2019

Trade War Impacts

Assessing Impact of China, US Trade Battle

National Press Foundation link: China’s View on Trump and Trade June 17, 2019

China’s View on Trump and Trade

As Trump Tweets on Trade, Chinese Leaders Push Back

National Press Foundation link: An Inside Look at Container Shipping June 19, 2019

An Inside Look at Container Shipping

Hong Kong is the Seventh Largest Port in the World

National Press Foundation link: Understanding Global Value Chains June 17, 2019

Understanding Global Value Chains

Companies Supply Their Goods From Around the Globe

National Press Foundation link: Backdrop of the U.S.-China Trade Dispute June 17, 2019

Backdrop of the U.S.-China Trade Dispute

Fundamental Differences Between Economic Models

National Press Foundation link: A Bird’s Eye View of Global Business June 20, 2019

A Bird’s Eye View of Global Business

Six Decades of Asian Business Acumen

National Press Foundation link: Resources at the Fed April 10, 2019

Resources at the Fed

Federal Reserve Offers Range of Resources and Data

National Press Foundation link: Adapting Ag in a Changing Climate September 26, 2018

Adapting Ag in a Changing Climate

Growing Seasons are Different; Crops Need to be as Well

National Press Foundation link: Using the Blockchain for Agriculture September 26, 2018

Using the Blockchain for Agriculture

Blockchain Technology Has the Potential to Revolutionize Ag Sector

National Press Foundation link: Trump Tariffs Roil Farmers September 06, 2018

Trump Tariffs Roil Farmers

How Ag Tariffs Could Impact the Mid-Term Elections

National Press Foundation link: Case Study: Tariffs and Automobiles August 09, 2018

Case Study: Tariffs and Automobiles

How Tariffs Could Affect Car Prices and Jobs

National Press Foundation link: Covering International Trade August 09, 2018

Covering International Trade

Top Reporters Share Their Tips on Covering the Complexities of Trade

National Press Foundation link: Big Business and Trade Worries August 08, 2018

Big Business and Trade Worries

Corporate America is Worried – and Pushing Back – on Trump Trade Actions

National Press Foundation link: Understanding the WTO and Brexit August 06, 2018

Understanding the WTO and Brexit

Are Trump’s Trade Actions Consistent with International Law?

National Press Foundation link: Understanding NAFTA August 03, 2018

Understanding NAFTA

The Agreement Is About More Than Free Trade

National Press Foundation link: How Trade Actions Unfold August 03, 2018

How Trade Actions Unfold

The Process for Engaging in a Trade War Involves Complaints at Different U.S. Agencies

National Press Foundation link: How Workplace Settings Affect Retirement March 14, 2018

How Workplace Settings Affect Retirement

Employee Input, Benefits and Other Factors Impact Retirement Decisions

National Press Foundation link: The Impact of Education on Working Longer March 14, 2018

The Impact of Education on Working Longer

Why Do People With More Schooling Stay in the Workforce Longer?

National Press Foundation link: Is Uncle Sam Inducing the Elderly to Retire Early? March 14, 2018

Is Uncle Sam Inducing the Elderly to Retire Early?

Older Americans Face a Rash of Tax and Policy Disincentives to Continue Working

National Press Foundation link: How Health Can Affect Decision to Work Longer March 11, 2018

How Health Can Affect Decision to Work Longer

Even if People Want to Continue a Career, Life Can Intervene

National Press Foundation link: Retraining and Retooling Workers February 22, 2018

Retraining and Retooling Workers

Many Manufacturing Jobs Have Disappeared. How Can Workers Be Retrained for the Jobs of Tomorrow?

National Press Foundation link: Is it Possible to Revive Manufacturing? November 28, 2017

Is it Possible to Revive Manufacturing?

Industrial Jobs are Way Down, But Pinpointing Causes and Solutions is Illusive

National Press Foundation link: Unraveling the Federal-State Fiscal Relationship September 11, 2017

Unraveling the Federal-State Fiscal Relationship

Uncle Sam Doles Out $3.4 Trillion to the States

National Press Foundation link: How the U.S. Debt Ceiling Works September 11, 2017

How the U.S. Debt Ceiling Works

How – and Why – Congress Regularly Plays Fiscal Chicken

National Press Foundation link: Covering Complicated Fiscal Issues September 11, 2017

Covering Complicated Fiscal Issues

Taking Washington Budgets and Debt Out of the Beltway

National Press Foundation link: Understanding Tax Breaks and Incentives January 11, 2017

Understanding Tax Breaks and Incentives

Tax Breaks for Businesses and Sports Teams – Boon or Boondogle?

National Press Foundation link: Understanding Bitcoin February 18, 2014

Understanding Bitcoin