by Bryce Covert Posted on November 7, 2014
Analysts had expected 235,000 jobs to be added.
by Bryce Covert Posted on October 3, 2014
Analysts had expected 215,000 jobs to be added.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 2, 2014
The health benefits of the reduced power plant pollution would result in 3,500 fewer premature deaths, 1,000 fewer hospital visits, and 220 fewer heart attacks every year.
by Igor Volsky Posted on September 19, 2014
"If you wanted something you worked for it," Boehner said, adding, "Trust me, I did it all."
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 18, 2014
How urban farming can increase jobs, health, sustainability and happiness for low-income communities in cities across the country.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 11, 2014
Standard economic modeling tends to be biased against emission cuts because they assume markets are already efficient. A more realistic analysis from Britain says otherwise.
by Katie Valentine Posted on September 2, 2014
"You can do what’s right for the environment and what’s right for the economy at the same time."
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 August 12, 2014
Sectors that pay well have bled jobs while those adding them don't pay workers enough to live on.
by Jeff Spross Posted on July 17, 2014
"Would you rather have a one percent tax increase on everyone in the country or kill one percent of the population? Because it's about the same impact [on GDP]."