by Bryce Covert Posted on June 13, 2014 Updated: 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.
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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.
by Bryce Covert Posted on January 7, 2014
While poverty was temporary for many, more and more can't escape it.
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 Jeff Spross Posted on November 14, 2013
Further evidence that quantitative easing, which conservatives regularly condemn, is \holding up the economy.
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on October 22, 2013
States have continued to cut their mental health budgets, even as the suicide rate has spiked during the economic recession.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 20, 2013 Updated: September 20, 2013
According to the first global survey of suicide rates right after the economic downturn hit, the Great Recession caused 5,000 additional deaths.