Labor

A factor of production, labor is necessary for producing goods and services. Econlife looks at labor related issues that include how jobs have changed, wages in the US and internationally and outsourcing and unions and the minimum wage.

A Demographic Disaster

Hoping to increase the size of a future labor force that will support its aging population, Italy scheduled and then canceled a fertility day.…

A Sexist Data Crisis

The data we collect can have a male bias. Where are we going? To measuring the work that women do in low income nations. Evidence of Male Bias Ask someone in a developed economy about his or her job a…

Deciding If You Are in the Mainstream

Listening to the presidential hopefuls, I thought some statistics about mainstream America could come in handy. My topics are based on a quiz from libertarian political scientist Charles Murray that N…

©2016 econlife. All rights reserved.