by Alan Pyke Jun 22, 2014
Economic downturns have long been understood to push suicide rates up, but new research shows that a stronger unemployment safety net mitigates that effect.
by Bryce Covert Jun 18, 2014
A landmark court ruling could make it easier for domestic violence victims who are fired for their abuse to get unemployment benefits.
by Bryce Covert Jun 10, 2014
And the numbers keep climbing.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Jun 9, 2014
One in five people who have been out of work for at least a year are battling depression.
by Emily Atkin Jun 4, 2014
The Senators accused the President of trying to "dictate policies that restrict when American families can do the laundry."
by Bryce Covert May 22, 2014
Fourteen percent were still unsuccessfully job hunting five years after they lost their jobs.
by Bryce Covert May 20, 2014
Black college graduates fare much worse in the job market than all other grads.
Illinois is a case study: two months after losing long-term unemployment benefits, most were still out of work.
by Bryce Covert May 19, 2014
The odds of long-term unemployment shoot up whenever the economy gets really bad.
by Bryce Covert May 12, 2014
When the unemployment rate doubles, married women's risk of domestic violence shoots up.