“cost” Charts

What Are College Students Up To? Certainly Not Slacking Off »

The price of college is higher than ever but not having a degree is even more costly, according to recent…

CLASP
by: CLASP
views: 368
Score: 5

A Tale of Two Wars »

Over the past decade, the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan have weighed heavily on the United States' military budget. Peaking…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 82
Score: 2

The Cost of Smoking »

Aside from the health costs, just the cost of purchasing pack after pack of cigarettes adds up over time. According…

Liam Duffy
by: Liam Duffy
views: 95
Score: 1

Jobs Prevent College Students From... »

For low-income students and many moderate-income students the price of college can mean that paying for higher education may require…

CLASP
by: CLASP
views: 331
Score: 1

The Cost Of Not Attending College »

While many people focus on the rising cost of higher education, it's important to recognize the price people pay for…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 87
Score: 1

The Cost of Fighting Climate Change »

President Obama recently unveiled a proposal to cut carbon emissions by forty percent from their 2005 levels. The plan is…

Noah
by: Noah
views: 60
Score: 1

Buy, Don't Rent In These Cities »

Making rent can be brutal on your finances, especially in these cities. According to a recent study by The Global…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 263

The Cost Of Excessive Drinking »

The excessive use of alcohol is a growing problem in the United States, costing the American economy nearly 250 billion…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 104

The Cost Of Air Superiority »

Maintaining military superiority in the air is an expensive task, requiring the most advanced, and sophisticated military aircraft. Topping the…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 101

The Cost Of The War On Terror »

Combating global terrorism has come at a hefty price for the American economy. According to estimates by Mercatus.org, our efforts…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 46

The Price Tag Of A Congressional Seat »

Running for Congress takes guts, determination, and money. Lots of money. In order to secure a seat, the average House…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 103

Most Expensive Movies Of All Time »

For these movies, budget was no obstacle. Whether the result of unfortunate circumstances or meticulous planning, these are the films…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 22

Cost Is A Growing Problem For Healthcare Treatment »

Though many proponents of Obamacare claim that the legislation will decrease the costs of healthcare treatment, Americans' tendencies show just…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 33

How Much Americans Spend on Halloween »

The recession most likely is responsible for the dip in spending in 2009. Nonetheless, it appears the scariest thing about…

kendramayer2017
by: kendramayer2017
views: 45

The Great Irony Of The Movie "Gravity" »

It's both sad and amazing that a movie about going into outer space costs twenty-seven million dollars more than an…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 96

#BackToSchool? Better Empty Your Wallet »

The back-to-school commercials have returned to TV, tragically signaling the end of summer. While going back to school can be…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 77

What Tax-Based Student Aid Could Look Like »

Under proposals, tax-based student aid would go to the low- and modest-income families and individuals who most struggle with college…

CLASP
by: CLASP
views: 53

Young Homeowners Have A Harder Time Staying Out of Poverty »

Young adults are living at home in higher numbers because moving out might mean living in poverty. 56% of 18-24…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 57

Look How Much We're Already Spending on the Iraq War »

Iraq was a costly war for everyone involved, including U.S. taxpayers. The annual expenditure rate of the Iraq war comes…

Cato Institute
by: Cato Institute
views: 65

You Won't Believe How Much it Costs to Make One New Drug »

A new study found that the cost of creating a new drug by one company is around $350 million. Companies…

Maria Donnelly
by: Maria Donnelly
views: 44

The Employer Mandate »

The Affordable Care Act’s Employer Shared Responsibility provision, commonly referred to as the Employer Mandate, requires all employers with more…

American Action Forum
by: American Action Forum
views: 126