Economics

A new market for sportsbook operators and millions of sports fans opened at 12:01 a.m. local time on Sept. 9 when Arizona sports betting went live.

Legal Arizona sports betting began in earnest at 12:01 a.m. local time on Sept. 9, creating a new era for sportsbook operators and millions of sports fans in the state.

How did the concept of minimum wage start? And has it always been seen as constitutional? An ASU economist shares more on the history of minimum wage with Arizona PBS.

We’re less than a month away from the official rollout of legalized sports betting in Arizona, transforming the way sports bettors in the Valley will wager on competitive games.

Concerns continue over inflation as prices for everything from used cars and trucks to computers, shoes and furniture are all on the increase. ASU economist Lee McPheters talks about this inflation and its possible impact on Arizona.