Category Archives: Employment

News Article: Can Miami Convince The Supreme Court That Subprime Loans Hurt Cities, Too?

News Article: Amelia Thomson-DeVeaux, Can Miami Convince The Supreme Court That Subprime Loans Hurt Cities, Too?, FiveThirtyEight (Nov. 8, 2016).

Podcast: Busted: America’s Poverty Myths

Podcast: Busted: America’s Poverty Myths, from On the Media

#1: The Poverty Tour

#2: Who Deserves to Be Poor?

#3: Rags to Riches

#4: When the Safety Net Doesn’t Catch You

#5: Breaking News Consumer’s Handbook: Poverty in American Edition

 

 

News Article: America’s Great Divergence

News Article: Alana Semeuls, America’s Great Divergence, The Atlantic (Jan. 30, 2017).

News Article: “After a year of strong jobs growth, D.C.’s unemployment rate drops to its lowest since 2008”

News Article: Aaron Gregg, “After a year of strong jobs growth, D.C.’s unemployment rate drops to its lowest since 2008,” Washington Post (Jan. 24, 2017).

News Article: “A Bigger Economic Pie, but a Smaller Slice for Half of the U.S.”

News Article: Patricia Cohen, “A Bigger Economic Pie, but a Smaller Slice for Half of the U.S.,” N.Y. Times, Dec. 6, 2016.

News Article: “Free Cash in Finland. Must Be Jobless.”

News Article: Peter S. Goodman, “Free Cash in Finland. Must Be Jobless.,” N.Y. Times, Dec. 17, 2016.

Report: “Income inequality in the U.S. by state, metropolitan area, and county”

Report: Estelle Sommeiller, Mark Price & Ellis Wazeter, “Income inequality in the U.S. by state, metropolitan area, and county,” Economic Policy Institute (June 2016).

News Article: “Fleeing Gangs, Central American Families Surge Toward U.S.”

News Article: Kirk Semple, “Fleeing Gangs, Central American Families Surge Toward U.S.,” New York Times, Nov. 12, 2016.

News Article: “Are au pairs cultural ambassadors or low-wage nannies? A lawsuit enters the fray.”

News Article: Noy Thrupkaew,”Are au pairs cultural ambassadors or low-wage nannies? A lawsuit enters the fray.,” Washington Post, Nov. 3, 2016.

News Article: “White D.C. Area Households Have A Net Worth 81 Times Greater Than Black Ones”

News Article: Andrew Giambrone, “White D.C. Area Households Have A Net Worth 81 Times Greater Than Black Ones,” Washington Post, Nov. 1, 2016.