There is lots of interest in public banking given the recent passage of a public banking law in California. I start the discussion about the ND experience in this post.
In anticipation of my radio appearance tomorrow I put together a chart with data for a frequent caller.
I was thinking about the labor force increase during the Bakken oil boom and wondered how it stood up against streaks in other states. The answer surprised me.
Unemployment is not a useful policy metric in North Dakota, though it gets mentioned often. I look at the recent data, map it, and discuss.