By Bryce Covert on March 12, 2014
A new report uncovers deep-seated bias against women trying to get a job in math.
By Alan Pyke on March 12, 2014
Tax avoidance strategies shifted an additional $206 billion in profits outside of American tax authorities' jurisdiction last year.
By Rebecca Leber on March 12, 2014
Pimco CEO Bill Gross was paid $200 million while overseeing a big loss.
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By Alan Pyke on March 11, 2014
In just the last eight months, members of the armed forces have reported almost 4,000 separate instances of debt collector harassment.
By Bryce Covert on March 11, 2014
Women's share of low-wage work has also been growing faster than men's during the recovery.
Investors are most likely to give their money to attractive men.
Colleges aren't just raising prices, they're placing most of that increased burden on poor families' backs.
By Bryce Covert on March 10, 2014
Children who attended the state's preschool program outperformed their peers on literacy, math, and other skills.
By Alan Pyke on March 10, 2014
The Kansas Supreme Court ruled the state is violating its constitution by withholding funds from poor schools but left larger questions unresolved.
By Scott Keyes on March 10, 2014
Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) is urging colleagues to learn more about poverty and homelessness by spending a night in a shelter, calling it the Homeless Shelter Challenge.