Colin Read, Chair of SUNY Plattsburgh’s Economics and Finance Department, and Jay Bryan, Montreal Gazette Business and Economics Columnist join our discussion. Topics discussed include:
Crisis in Ukraine: Will the Russian invasion worsen the economic crisis in Ukraine?
Signs of Weakness: Is the weather to blame for signs of weakness in the U-S economy?
Keystone XL Pipeline: President Obama may be nearing an announcement of his decision on the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline.
Quebec Election Called: Quebec’s Premier Pauline Marois calls an election, hoping voters will give her Parti Quebecois a majority. Will it also breathe new life into the separatist movement?
Rolling along: We’ll talk with the new President & CEO of Nova Bus about his company’s role in helping to drive the economy of the North Country.
Cold Shoulder: Governor Cuomo’s property tax freeze plan is getting a chilly response from some lawmakers.
Learning to Earn: A new 6-year high school aims to better prepare a new generation of high-tech workers for engineering and manufacturing jobs.