The Boyd Center produces research identifying national and state economic trends that help inform public policy. Our research and faculty are published in and have served as editorial staff for several journals, including the Quarterly Journal of Economics, the Economic Journal and the Economics of Education Review.
“The results suggest that in Tennessee, you could effectively boost income among residents by $800 million per year if you reduce opioid usage 10 percent.”
With unemployment so low, it is harder to sustain the kind of growth in employment or decline in the jobless rate we saw in previous years but that simply reflects how strong the economy is right now.
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From taxation to social programs, leadership and government, our faculty define the conversation.
Carruthers' duties will include managing submissions, coordinating special issues and promoting the journal.