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KITV Project Economy: Payroll Tax Cuts

Posted February 17, 2012 | Categories: Media

Mahealani Richardson interviews UHERO Executive Director and Associate Professor of Economics Carl Bonham.

  • What does the payroll tax mean for the economy?
  • Congress is also working on a deal in terms of the unemployment benefits extension. What does that mean for people here in the islands?
  • What's your view on the turmoil in Europe and how it affects the islands and the United States?

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KITV Project Economy: First Quarter Report Released

Posted February 10, 2012 | Categories: Media

Jill Kuramoto interviews UHERO Forecast Project Director and Professor of Economics Byron Gangnes.

  • The forecast released this morning was titled "Some Improvement, After Disappointing 2011" - that's pretty straightforward. What were some of the disappointments, first of all?
  • What does it look like for 2012 now?
  • I know that there's a senate bill being heard today that is kind of the state's version of the stimulus bill - do you think that will help open up jobs?

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KITV Project Economy: Employment On The Rise

Posted February 3, 2012 | Categories: Media

Jill Kuramoto interviews UHERO Executive Director and Associate Professor of Economics Carl Bonham.

  • The US Bureau of Labor Statistics released its monthly employment report this morning and reported another decrease in the US Unemployment rate?
  • We also saw a decline in the Unemployment rate to 8.3%, so this was a really good report?
  • As you know, we are focusing on Personal Finance this week. I know that is not the focus of UHERO, but can you give us any tips?

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KITV Project Economy: More Fed Easing?

Posted January 27, 2012 | Categories: Media

Jill Kuramoto interviews UHERO Executive Director and Associate Professor of Economics Carl Bonham.

  • There was a large amount of economic news that came out this week - can you summarize?
  • What does the forecast mean?
  • Let's talk about unemployment numbers - why are Hawaii unemployment numbers rising as the rest of the nation's numbers fall?

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KITV Project Economy: Will Tesoro Sale Effect Hawaii Gas Prices

Posted January 20, 2012 | Categories: Media

Mahealani Richardson interviews UHERO Research Fellow and Professor of Economics Sumner Lacroix.

  • Will this potential sale mean higher gas prices?
  • Tesoro is being very tight lipped as to why they are selling all these stations and the refinery. What is your opinion about it?
  • Do you think it's possible that Chevron may jump in?

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KITV Project Economy: Explaining The Council On Revenues

Posted January 6, 2012 | Categories: Media

Jill Kuramoto interviews UHERO Executive Director and Associate Professor of Economics Carl Bonham.

  • The council on revenues met yesterday and lowered its forecast for State Tax Revenues for 2012. How much was the revision, and why did you lower the forecast?
  • A forecast of 11.5% growth still seems very strong. Is our economy really doing that well?
  • What was the good news for the national economy?

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KITV Project Economy: How The Payroll Tax Impacts Hawaii

Posted December 16, 2011 | Categories: Media

Mahealani Richardson interviews UHERO Research Fellow and Professor of Economics Sumner Lacroix.

  • How will the payroll tax cut affect us?
  • Congress is looking at extending unemployment benefits - what does that mean for the unemployment rate, and for people still looking for work?
  • Is the busy holiday retail season a sign that there could be better things in the future?

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KITV Project Economy: Why Are The Hawaii Rich Getting Richer

Posted December 9, 2011 | Categories: Media

Mahealani Richardson interviews UHERO Research Fellow and Professor of Economics Sumner Lacroix.

  • What do the numbers tell us about income inequality?
  • What share of income goes to the rich and uber-rich (the top 10%)?
  • Why is there an income disparity?

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KITV Project Economy: UHERO Releases New Asia Pacific Forecast

Posted December 2, 2011 | Categories: Media

Mahealani Richardson interviews UHERO Forecast Project Director and Professor of Economics Byron Gangnes.

  • Are moods improving with the economy?
  • What does your Asia-Pacific report include?
  • What are the long-range issues and impacts in that region from natural disasters like the tsunami in Japan?

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KITV Project Economy: Super Committee With Super Deadline

Posted November 18, 2011 | Categories: Media

Mahealani Richardson interviews UHERO Executive Director and Associate Professor of Economics Carl Bonham.

  • What exactly is the super committee?
  • It sounds like the exact same thing that Congress was in last summer - are they in the same 'rut', essentially?
  • What happens if they don't reach this deadline?

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KITV Project Economy: APEC's Impact On Local Economy

Posted November 11, 2011 | Categories: Media

Mahealani Richardson interviews UHERO Research Fellow and Professor of Economics Sumner Lacroix.

  • What is the news with Japan?
  • Is the strengthening of the Chinese currency likely to happen?
  • What can you tell us about Russia?

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KITV Project Economy: APEC's Long Term Economic Impact

Posted November 4, 2011 | Categories: Media

Mahealani Richardson interviews UHERO Forecast Project Director and Professor of Economics Byron Gangnes.

  • What are the long-term impacts from APEC??
  • Is there going to be a positive impact? Is the global economy having an effect here in the islands?
  • Can you explain the title of UHERO's new report, "Hawaii in Pause Mode"?

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KITV Project Economy: Economic Growth Sees Slight Improvement

Posted October 28, 2011 | Categories: Media

Kenny Choi interviews UHERO Executive Director and Associate Professor of Economics Carl Bonham.

  • What is behind the optimism in the stock market?
  • How significant is the 2.5% GDP growth?
  • What is the significance of the low residential investment rate?

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KITV Project Economy: UHERO Receives National Website Honor

Posted October 21, 2011 | Categories: Media

Kenny Choi interviews UHERO Executive Director and Associate Professor of Economics Carl Bonham.

  • What do the new state unemployment numbers mean?
  • Can you tell us about the website award that UHERO recently received?
  • What is AUBER?

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KITV Project Economy: Jobs Growth

Posted October 7, 2011 | Categories: Media

Mahealani Richardson interviews UHERO Research Fellow, Dr. Sumner LaCroix.

  • Is the job report good news for the executives and individuals who have been looking for work for quite a while?
  • Any sectors showing promise in this job report?
  • How is this related to the unemployment rate? 

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