Features by Craig LeMoult

ACA enrollment: Lessons from Social Security and Medicare

The roll-out of Obamacare isn't the first time the government has done something this big.
Posted In: Obamacare, Affordable Care Act, Medicare, Social Security

Connecticut grabs TV business from other states

Connecticut may not have the glitz and glamour of L.A. or New York, but what it does have is an increasing number of TV shows.
Posted In: television, Connecticut, NBC

Lottery jackpot is a spot in public housing

New Haven attracts families to a new mixed-income community with a popular lottery.
Posted In: Connecticut, lottery, affordable housing

Monkeys love discounts too

Researchers at Yale are wondering if spending behavior has something to do with genetics. We learn how monkeys and humans are similar -- and different -- when it comes to plunking down cash.
Posted In: spending, Personal Finance, psychology, genetics

Highly concentrated poverty on the rise

More Americans are living in communities with poverty rates of at least 40 percent, especially in the the Midwest, the South and in the suburbs. A new report from Brookings says it's harder to escape such concentrated poverty.
Posted In: Economy
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