A little discussion of shutdowns with a local example thrown in to show that things do get better.
Chris Berg had me on his show for an interview.
There are many moving pieces in the economy, but oil in North Dakota represents a clear economic and budget issue for the state right now. I provide a first pass here.
A look at the concentrations of old and young by county in North Dakota to understand the rationale for a school closure.
I think a great deal about economic vitality in the state and this is a first pass at a calculation.