What Is Fair Trade?

What Is Fair Trade?

Fair trade is a movement that advocates for fair prices for farmers, workers, and companies who grow and manufacture food products.

What Is Discretionary Spending?

What Is Discretionary Spending?

Discretionary spending is part of the federal government spending implemented each year through an appropriation bill by Congress.

The 'Tequila Effect'

The 'Tequila Effect'

The Mexican Peso Crisis revealed major weaknesses in Southern American countries' currencies.

The Mexican Peso Crisis

The Mexican Peso Crisis

The value of the Mexican peso tanked relative to the US dollar in 1994 after the government unexpectedly devalued the currency instigating capital...

What Is Carbon Pricing?

What Is Carbon Pricing?

Companies that produce carbon hurt the environment and without carbon pricing consumers like you and me have to pay.

What Is Title X?

What Is Title X?

The United States federal government funds subsidizes some health services with the aim of increasing access to healthcare for low-income populations.