by Igor Volsky Posted on January 28, 2014 Updated: January 28, 2014
Why income inequality is so dangerous.
by Bryce Covert Posted on January 24, 2014
Wages are just barely outpacing inflation and are likely to stay low in the near future.
by Bryce Covert Posted on January 23, 2014
Economic mobility has stayed flat while income inequality has skyrocketed.
by Aviva Shen Posted on December 23, 2013
New spending data for November show that Americans are spending their savings on big investments like cars and computers.
by Aviva Shen Posted on December 16, 2013 Updated: December 18, 2013
Bloomberg seems determined to invalidate a law to require businesses that receive $1 million in city aid to pay their workers a living wage.
by Alan Pyke Posted on December 9, 2013
Household wealth rose by almost $2 trillion in just three months, but is still trillions behind where it was before the financial crisis.
by Bryce Covert Posted on December 4, 2013
Nearly half of families are struggling lower-middle class, where they rely on public benefits and face economic insecurity.
by Christopher Butterfield Posted on November 26, 2013
The pope denounced a system that leads to growing inequality and leaves the poor behind.
by Bryce Covert Posted on November 26, 2013
A record number of workers also say they worry "a lot" about losing their jobs.
by Alan Pyke Posted on November 18, 2013
There were almost 700,000 fewer middle-income families in the country over the past three years than there were from 2007-2009.