Low-wage employers in Washington DC discriminate against applicants with longer commutes and, to a lesser extent, those with stereotypically “black” names, according to a forthcoming study.
We spotlight research on working moms. Overall, the research suggests maternal employment has little impact on kid's behavior and academic achievement over the short term and may have long-term benefits.
In-depth interviews with dozens of female journalists from across the globe reveal that women in news face various forms of online harassment, from sexist remarks to threats of rape, a study finds.
Low-income workers asked to verify that they qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) are less likely to claim the wage subsidy -- or even file a federal tax return, a new paper finds.
This new roundup of research looks at how changes in college aid may affect student mobility and "brain drain" within states and regions of the country.
Scholars have found that teacher salaries are linked to employee retention and that higher pay may draw smarter people to the field.
This collection of research looks at Ban the Box initiatives, including potential impacts in areas such as crime and employee discrimination.
The cost of filing federal income tax returns has risen steadily since the 1980s, partly because Americans are filing more forms with their returns, a UCLA researcher has found.
In light of debates over Medicaid work requirements, this review features studies that show how for healthy and unhealthy people alike, some forms of work might worsen health.
Grocery stores raise prices to offset hikes in the minimum wage, a new study suggests. Poor households are impacted most.