by Igor Volsky & Victoria Fleischer Posted on May 19, 2015
Do you know how much of the total gains since the recession went to the top 1% of Americans?
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on March 12, 2015
For people living in poverty, depression is linked to obesity.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on September 16, 2014
The world's malnourished population is declining, but too many people are still going hungry.
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 Bryce Covert Posted on June 13, 2014
Scarce economic conditions makes experiment subjects view people of color as darker and more stereotypical.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 26, 2014
The good news is that jobs have bounced back, but middle class jobs are disappearing.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 12, 2014
When the unemployment rate doubles, married women's risk of domestic violence shoots up.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 5, 2014
The gap between rich and poor has grown faster since the crisis than it did during the previous decade.
by Mason Atkins Posted on March 14, 2014
The number of households with a net worth of $1 million or more grew by 600,000 to reach 9.63 million in 2013.