Last updated: April 11, 2016
2015 working paper for the National Bureau of Economic Research that assesses how job loss, negative home equity and other types of “financial shock” influence whether homeowners default on mortgages
Last updated: March 17, 2016
Overview of how to write stories about the markets, including stocks, bonds and more
Last updated: August 18, 2015
2015 report from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis looks at how higher education affects the ability of different racial groups to accumulate wealth and overcome financial hardship.
Last updated: June 22, 2015
2015 study by Harvard and the American Enterprise Institute that examines the range of options governments have used to manage their levels of public debt.
Last updated: January 9, 2015
2015 roundup of research relating to Americans who have dropped out of the labor force, including the changing nature of new jobs and the human impacts of unemployment.
Last updated: September 16, 2014
Study from the University of California, Berkeley on how different social and economic strata in the United States fared during and after the Great Recession.
Last updated: June 25, 2014
2014 study published in the British Journal of Psychiatry on the Great Recession’s effects on suicide rates, based on World Health Organization and CDC data.
Last updated: June 12, 2014
2014 paper in OECD Social, Employment, and Migration Working Papers on the rise of top earners among wealthy, developed countries.
Last updated: May 14, 2014
2014 study in Annual Review of Political Science looking at the impact of the Great Recession and demographic shifts on state and local finance.