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May jobs report suggests a slowing economy – and possibly an...

Richard Grossman, Wesleyan University The latest jobs data suggests an interest rate cut may be imminent. The Labor Department reported on June 7 that U.S. nonfarm...

At work, women and people of color still have not broken...

Tesa Rigel Hines, Purdue University Northwest Did you notice the race of your barista this morning? What about the sex of your mechanic? I have observed...

How your employer uses perks like wellness programs, phones and free...

Elizabeth C. Tippett, University of Oregon Companies offer all sorts of benefits and extras to attract the most favored workers, from health care and stock...

How a government shutdown affects the economy

Scott R. Baker, Northwestern University Parts of the federal government have been closed since midnight on Dec. 22, making it the second-longest shutdown on record....

Hiring highly educated immigrants leads to more innovation and better products

Gaurav Khanna, University of California San Diego and Munseob Lee, University of California San Diego Much of the current debate over immigration is about what...

Why the unemployment rate will never get to zero percent –...

Jay L. Zagorsky, Boston University The U.S. Labor Department continues to release wonderful news for U.S. workers. Just this week, on Sept. 20, the agency said...

#MeToo movement finds an unlikely champion in Wall Street with the...

Elizabeth C. Tippett, University of Oregon If you were worried that the #MeToo movement might fade away, fear not. It has been carved into one...

How Trump’s trade war affects working-class Americans

Jeffrey Kucik, University of Arizona President Donald Trump justifies tariffs on imports by arguing that “unfair trade policies” have harmed American workers. This has led...

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Yes, eating meat affects the environment, but cows are not killing...

Frank M. Mitloehner, University of California, Davis As the scale and impacts of climate change become increasingly alarming, meat is a popular target for action....