February 22, 2019 – Correspondent Gwyneth Doland sits down with UNM Labor Economist Melissa Binder to discuss the overall impacts of a minimum wage hike, plus what the research says about what that new minimum wage should be.
Guest: Melissa Binder, labor economist at the University of New Mexico
February 1, 2019 – If New Mexico legalizes, regulates—and taxes—recreational cannabis, will it bring in enough revenue to solve our recurring budget problems? Will the taxes be low enough to stamp out the black market for pot? As a legalization bill moves through the New Mexico Legislature, Gwyneth Doland sits down with a panel of experts to examine the potential economic impacts of legal cannabis.
Guests: Richard Anklam, executive director, New Mexico Tax Research Institute
Lee Munson, CIO, Portfolio Wealth Advisors
Rachael Speegle, CEO, Verdes Foundation