Welcome to The Prairie Economist



The Prairie Economist is a journal of opinion on economic policy and current events.

Who is the Prairie Economist?


Mike Becker has been a working economist since 1975. He has more than forty years’ experience in the financial services industry, including banking, insurance, real estate and investments. He has taught college courses in investments and economics since 1989.

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