Using a multi-disciplined lens, the University of Washington’s most recent study of Seattle’s $15 minimum wage conveyed considerable insight.
The preliminary results for Finland’s two-year guaranteed income experiment appears to have created more questions than it answered.
Comparing the U.S. workweek with South Korea and five European nations reveals how much we do at night and during the weekend.
Two new papers have looked more closely at the mommy penalty and even identified how women who have no children are affected.
While working at home has become the focus of a new French law, the bigger issue could be how much new technology enables the firm to monitor our lives.
Our weekly roundup includes the tie between chili pepper heat and standardized measures, offshoring and the middle class and neighborhoods and brands.
This week’s economic news summary includes disputes about Kobe Bryant and intellectual property, Puerto Rican and Super Bowl subsidies, and deficit worries.
This week’s economic news summary includes productivity from an aging population, the impact of cheap oil, and consumer spending on aspirational goods.
Our everyday economics includes central planning, unintended consequences, comparative advantage, transportation infrastructure, cost & developing nations.