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2012 study in the journal Demography showing how American parents are spending increasing amounts of resources on their children.
2013 review of prior studies and research on dog-related injuries. Topics include children’s risks, dog breeds and policy analysis.
2013 paper for the NBER on the relationship between household income, consumption, house wealth and the stock market.
2013 review of research and article in the journal Science on the global energy consumption of Internet and communications technology.
2012 study from Vanderbilt University on the demographics, motivations and outcomes of double majoring in college.
2011 study by the NTSB of data from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration as well as interviews, compliance reviews and inspections.
2012 study from Kansas State University published in the Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services on Black Friday, Cyber Monday and customer preferences.
2012 study in Health Research Services showing that 1.2 million young adults gained health insurance in the first year after passage of the new legislation.
2012 report from the Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism on the rise of mobile news and emerging data on audience habits and reading/buying patterns.
2012 study from the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Ohio State University, Columbia University, the University of Chicago and the U.S. Treasury on the shortcomings of the 2009 program to prevent foreclosures.
2011 study in the Journal of Marketing Research on how credit card debt affects the spending habits of consumers with higher self-control.
2012 survey and report from the Kaiser Family Foundation on deep worries about health care coverage and costs.
2012 survey from the Pew Internet and American Life project on accessing the Internet through cellphones.
2012 paper from Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology on the appeal of fair-trade goods.
2010 report in the The Journal of Travel Research on how the financial crisis is affecting travel in Canada, the United States and Mexico.
2012 report from the University of Michigan on how U.S. homeowners have been faring over time.
Electricity-related data from the 2012 Congressional Research Service report, “U.S. Energy: Overview and Key Statistics.”
2012 study published in Environmental Health Perspectives on the relationship between maternal prenatal insecticide exposure and a child’s gestational age and birthweight.
2011 paper by Clemson University and College of Charleston on the impact of casinos on retail property values in Detroit, Michigan.
2011 paper published in Real Estate Economics on subprime and non-traditional mortgages, home prices and default rates.