Jason Margolis

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz, we were looking for a US state for a change. It's the country's leading producer of farm-raised catfish. The answer is Missisissippi. As The World's Jason Margolis reports, that business has recently come upon hard times.

Global Politics

Adios America, hello Mexico

It's estimated that about half of the agricultural workforce in the United States is here illegally. One Midwestern goat farmer thought that the system was unfair to his Mexican workers. So, he moved to Mexico. The World's Jason Margolis has more.

Arts, Culture & Media

Japan's lost decade

Japan went through 10 years of continual decline in real estate values in the 1990s. Many economists say there are strong parallels between Japan's "lost decade" and America's economy today. The World's Jason Margolis has the story.