Tag Archives: Food and Drug Administration

What Would Be the Economic Cost of a Prolonged Government Shutdown?

The government has been partially closed since Dec. 22, making it the second-longest shutdown on record. A finance professor who studied the 2013 shutdown explains the economic impact.

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A Sweet Victory for Consumers

The Food and Drug Administration recently came out with a sweet surprise. Its proposed new nutrition label will finally give us a bit of key information we need to understand our food: the amount of added sugars.   If you look at a nutrition label now, you will see how many grams of sugar are in a serving of your …

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