Recent Articles by Jesse Hyde
Published: Tuesday, May 24, 2016 1:48 am MDT
This week, Hillary Clinton said she'd turn the economy over to her husband if elected president. How that would work is unclear, but so far Clinton has offered far more specific economic proposals than her riva...
Published: Friday, May 20, 2016 11:49 pm MDT
Donald Trump has claimed his economic policies would jump-start the U.S. economy and create millions of jobs. His critics say he'd push the country into recession, or worse.
Published: Tuesday, April 26, 2016 2:47 am MDT
To celebrate Earth Day, Apple is launching a special one-week program called Apps for Earth in which proceeds from certain apps will go to the World Wide Fund for Nature. But will it make much of a difference?
Published: Tuesday, November 3, 2015 2:57 pm MST
China is dealing with a “demographic time bomb" as its population ages and its emerging economy needs younger workers, and more of them.
Published: Thursday, October 22, 2015 8:16 am MDT
There’s also a strong correlation between hunger and gender inequalities. According to the World Food Program, the countries with the highest rates of gender inequality also have the highest rates of hung...
Published: Thursday, October 15, 2015 1:59 pm MDT
A new study argues that one of the unintended consequences of welfare reform is the dramatic increase in families with children living on cash incomes of $2 a day or less.
Published: Monday, October 5, 2015 10:43 am MDT
Research shows that people relate to the suffering of one as a tragedy, but tune out broader suffering as a statistic. Is there a way to help people care about distant problems and global poverty?
Published: Sunday, January 5, 2014 12:01 pm MST
Thanksgiving was a week away, Christmas around the corner, and I was thousands of miles away from my family, standing in the courtyard of a home that somehow survived the greatest storm that had ever hit land.
Published: Saturday, November 23, 2013 5:46 pm MST
Stories of heartache and survival put focus clearly on the importance of family helping family.
Published: Wednesday, November 20, 2013 6:39 pm MST
Much of the international media have moved on, now that the bodies have been removed from the streets. But one Spanish Fork man here to help knows the real work is just beginning in the Philippines.