by Bryce Covert Posted on July 1, 2015
The city of Utrecht will conduct an experiment in giving residents a universal, unconditional income.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 19, 2014
The new GOP report doesn't mention EPA's carbon rule for power plants, but it clearly assumes the regulation will drive up energy costs. Here's why that assumption is wrong.
by Bryce Covert Posted on September 8, 2014
Workers are increasing their productivity but getting a smaller share of the rewards.
by Bryce Covert Posted on August 21, 2014
The trend is troubling, given that low-wage jobs have seen the strongest growth.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 24, 2014
Rather than giving poor people the ability to decide what's best for their lives, Paul Ryan's poverty proposal calls for strict contracts they have to follow.
by Abigail Bessler Posted on May 27, 2014
In a time when many ask whether the rising costs of college outweigh its benefits, new data suggests that college is still worth it.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 27, 2014
Corporations have more than recovered their losses from the recession while workers' wages fall behind.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 12, 2014
President Obama is expected to announce a change to regulations so that more white collar workers will be paid time and a half.
by Bryce Covert Posted on February 27, 2014
Black men start out behind and have the odds stacked against them in getting a job and earning decent pay.
by Bryce Covert Posted on February 7, 2014
The wages of the long-term unemployed suffer even more.