economics http://wvxu.org en New Book Helps Kids Understand Economics http://wvxu.org/post/new-book-helps-kids-understand-economics <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Experts agree teaching children about money early is the best way to prepare them to make informed financial decisions as adults, but few schools have financial literacy programs, and parents don’t often talk to their kids about money. Patrick Burke<strong>, </strong>CPA, attorney and managing partner at the law firm <a href="http://burkecpa.com/" target="_blank">Burke &amp; Schindler</a>, has published a new book to help children understand economics. Wed, 07 May 2014 10:30:05 +0000 Mark Heyne 26410 at http://wvxu.org New Book Helps Kids Understand Economics A Look at Manufacturing and the Markets http://wvxu.org/post/look-manufacturing-and-markets <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Recent gains in manufacturing are helping power the U.S. economy, with the area of the country once referred to as the rust belt now starting to take on a new shine. Dr. Julie Heath, director of <a href="http://www.economicscenter.org/" target="_blank">The Economics Center at the University of Cincinnati</a>, and investment advisor Chris DeSimio join us to discuss the manufacturing sector and how it is driving the <a href="http://cead.nku.edu/" target="_blank">current economy</a>, and affecting the financial markets.</p> Wed, 07 May 2014 10:30:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 26411 at http://wvxu.org A Look at Manufacturing and the Markets The State of Metro and Public Transportation http://wvxu.org/post/state-metro-and-public-transportation <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.go-metro.com/" target="_blank">Cincinnati Metro</a> CEO &amp; General Manager Terry Garcia Crews and Director of <a href="http://www.economicscenter.org/" target="_blank">The Economics Center</a> at the University of Cincinnati, Julie Heath, discuss a new <a href="http://www.go-metro.com/goforward" target="_blank">study</a> giving high marks to Metro for operational efficiency, and plans for increasing Metro services in 2014.</p> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 11:30:10 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 19736 at http://wvxu.org The State of Metro and Public Transportation Diversity the focus of leadership symposium http://wvxu.org/post/diversity-focus-leadership-symposium <p><a href="http://www.agenda360.org/" target="_blank">Agenda 360</a> and <a href="http://www.vision2015.org/" target="_blank">Vision 2015</a> are getting ready to roll out programs designed at increasing diversity in Cincinnati's business community.</p> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 15:00:17 +0000 Tana Weingartner 19590 at http://wvxu.org Choosing Family Size http://wvxu.org/post/choosing-family-size <p></p><p> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 10:30:00 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 16559 at http://wvxu.org Choosing Family Size