2012 study in the Journal of Marriage and Family on the differences between couples that formalize their union and those that cohabit but remain unmarried.
2012 study from Harvard and Yale in PLoS One on the increase in stress-related cardiovascular problems related to women's workplace environment.
2012 study by the City University of New York and the University of California, Los Angeles, on labor-law violations in urban centers in the United States.
2012 paper from Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology on an experiment testing the appeal of fair-trade goods.
2011 study in Economic Inquiry on the effect of U.S. immigration policy on unauthorized immigrants from Mexico and subsequent economic impacts.
2012 report by the Social Science Research Council on comparative well-being levels for women living in the metropolitan United States.
2011 study in the journal Papers in Regional Science on the benefits of having more self-employed people and small businesses in a region.
2012 study by the City University of New York on the how the interaction of gender, race and ethnicity can produce wage and benefit inequality.
2012 metastudy by Pew Research Center synthesized the results of several surveys on employment statistics and attitudes toward work and quality of life
2012 study from MIT and Inter-American Development Bank on the complexity of implementing labor standards and differential outcomes.