Real-Life Economics


Economic stories that impact your life  

We want to help you better understand the U.S. economic landscape—the job market, interest rates, the price of oil and gas, and more—to help you make better decisions. At BBVA Research, we know that knowledge leads to opportunities, that’s why we’re constantly looking at data and producing economic reports to tell stories that impact you.


Back to School: Trends in Spending and How to Save Money

The average family will spend nearly $700 on going back to school—and that doesn't count tuition or student fees. But there are lots of ways to save money. 

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The Growing Demand—and Need—for Sustainable Foods

Sustainable agriculture is the future, but how will we get away from machine-farmed food? Discover what we can do to positively change things for ourselves and the planet as a whole.

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