Last updated: November 8, 2016
People who stream music are 11.4 percent more likely to pirate music, according to a new study from economists at the University of Tampa.
Last updated: September 19, 2016
This 2016 research roundup looks at high-cost credit and the arguments over whether payday loans help or hurt the working poor.
Last updated: September 15, 2016
2016 study in the Academy of Management Journal that looks at how companies struggle, even when required by federal law, to account for the “conflict minerals” they use in their products.
Last updated: September 7, 2016
2016 tip sheet that helps journalists find and understand financial reports, such as the income statement, balance sheet and cash flow statement.
Last updated: August 4, 2016
In light of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, we update our review of studies relating to earlier games and their local and national economic impacts.
Last updated: June 3, 2016
2015 selection of research that helps define, understand and analyze the sharing economy, those who participate in it and its economic impact.
Last updated: May 12, 2016
2016 collection of research and reports aimed at helping journalists write about the public policy debate surrounding transgender individuals and bathroom access.
Last updated: December 16, 2015
2015 updated selection of research on the wide range of impacts of retail chain stores, including on small local business, county-level employment, and more.
Last updated: November 5, 2015
2015 study published in Electronic News that explores how consumers view the economic nature of news and consumers’ willingness to pay for multi-platform news products.
Last updated: November 1, 2015
2015 report from Yale University and the University of Florida that estimates the amount of solid waste the U.S. disposed of in 2012 and analyzes the effectiveness of U.S. landfills at capturing gas emissions.