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November 2019

Coworking couples and the similar jobs of dual-earner households

Henry R. Hyatt

More than a 10th of all dual-earner couples are also coworkers and, usually, it’s not because they met at work.

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Book Reviews

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The Great Recession: in what ways did policymakers succeed and fail?

Babajide Adebowale

A group of renowned economists discuss the strategies used by U.S. policymakers to combat the Great Recession, and the effectiveness of those strategies.

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Beyond BLS

Why lifetime earnings vary across different occupation categories

Lisa N. Huynh

Several factors can affect earning gaps among occupations.

Climate change expected to damage world economies over the next century

Eleni X. Karageorge

By 2021, countries will suffer economically because of climate change.

If you like it (retirement security), put a ring on it

Graham Boone

New research shows that married people save more for retirement.

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Flashback
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March 1988

Results presented in a 1988 article revealed that between 1946 and 1987, women participating in the labor force increased tremendously.

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