Money and illegal drugs are inextricable. This roundup brings together recent research exploring the wide-ranging relationship between economics and drugs.
New research finds that legalized abortion following Roe v. Wade accounts for 45% of the decline in U.S. crime rates over the past three decades. Some other economists are not convinced.
New research in JAMA Pediatrics finds an association between spending early childhood in a country with wide income inequality and being bullied during early adolescence.
Rising Federal Reserve interest rates in the lead-up to the Great Recession may have steered investors toward riskier housing investments, according to new research.
Estimates put the the economic cost of sexual violence in the United States in the trillions of dollars.
A new macroeconomic shock model built on interconnected networks estimates consequences of the U.S. tariffs on European metal.
Distinguishing between in-state and out-of-state college tuition creates missed opportunities from a national perspective.
Earnings inequality is rising at the biggest firms in the U.S., but average employee earnings across firms — not within them — accounts for most of the recent rise in earnings inequality.
Employees’ ability to socialize and collaborate is a valuable skill that employers are increasingly rewarding, a forthcoming paper finds.
Americans tend to shun redistributive economic programs. But widening income inequality may be changing that position, a new paper shows.