Quarterly commentary on the advance estimate of the Bureau of Economic Analysis’ GDP report.
Poor black children are much more likely to attend high-poverty schools than poor white children
| 8:00 am, January 13, 2017
“I have the audacity to believe that peoples everywhere can have three meals a day for their bodies, education and culture for their minds, and dignity, equality, and freedom for their spirits.”—Dr.
Five key trends in U.S. student performance: Progress by blacks and Hispanics, the takeoff of Asians, the stall of non-English speakers, the persistence of socioeconomic gaps, and the damaging effect of highly segregated schools
Posted on January 12, 2017 | 5:00 am
State minimum wage increases helped 4.3 million workers, but federal inaction has left many more behind
Posted on January 9, 2017 | 10:59 am
The top charts of 2016: 13 charts that show the difference between the economy we have now and the economy we could have
Posted on December 22, 2016 | 5:00 am