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Economy & Jobs

Event: Will a Carbon Tax Fly in Oregon?

Kristin Eberhard and the Corvallis League of Women Voters talk carbon cash.

Weekend Reading 11/14/14

The junk mail-killing app; from the same program that brought you Solyndra, a $5B win for taxpayers; and more.

Video: A League of Their Own

Money in politics, the Women Voters, and radio celeb Dave Ross.

Weekend Reading 10/31/14

What is heroism?; bike-friendly Halloween costumes; and more.

Weekend Reading 10/24/14

A "subdivide" suggestion, getting at "the good life," and more.

Seattle Goes Backward on Micro-housing

What will it take to build a power base for inexpensive housing?

Weekend Reading 10/3/14

354 times as much; Depression-era photos of your home county; and more.

Weekend Reading 9/26/14

Why women get paid less than men, free-range kids, and more.

2014 Update: Grading Economics Textbooks on Climate Change

Solid progress in economics textbooks' climate discussions.

EVENTS: Coal & Oil Trains in Bellingham, Everett

Two public panel discussions on Northwest fossil fuel exports.