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.
What are the risks of formaldehyde exposure? And how much exposure constitutes a real risk? We review the research.
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.
This collection of research looks at Ban the Box initiatives, including potential impacts in areas such as crime and employee discrimination.
Standing rather than sitting burns, on average, an additional 0.15 calories per minute.
New research suggests even mild head injuries pose a risk for the development of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a neurodegenerative disease.
Grocery stores raise prices to offset hikes in the minimum wage, a new study suggests. Poor households are impacted most.
Google’s “Street View” photographs can be used to predict if a town will vote Democrat or Republican. They can also be used to estimate a neighborhood's racial fabric.
Industrial espionage may call to mind men in trench coats and fedoras. These days, the spies are often hackers, but the handsome rewards still come with a cost.