For years, research has found that adults are less happy when they have children. A new study from scholars at Dartmouth College and the Paris School of Economics suggests the cost of raising them is to blame.
We offer reporters tips on covering teachers unions, including developing union sources and understanding public school teachers' pay systems.
Looking to cover the big game even though you don’t work on the sports desk? We’ve gathered and summarized Super Bowl-related research.
The 10 research roundups our readers visited most often in 2018 focus on topics ranging from fake news and school uniforms to the Supreme Court and Olympic games.
This tip sheet, from two journalists who grew up poor and still have strong ties to the working class, is meant to help newsrooms do a better job covering poverty and people with limited resources.
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.
Our personal well-being is more than twice as sensitive to economic decline as it is to economic growth, according to a new study.
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.
Scholars have found that teacher salaries are linked to employee retention and that higher pay may draw smarter people to the field.