Oct 30, 2013 The National Black Child Development Institute says the conversation around poverty and success in the African-American community needs to be shifted.
Oct 25, 2013 Just being poor can impair a person's cognitive functions.
Oct 9, 2013 Musician David Byrne argues that wealth inequality in New York is favoring the rich over the creative.
Sep 23, 2013 As cities move from carpool lanes to toll lanes to ease highway congestion, one Atlanta group points to the uneven benefits of the plan.
Sep 20, 2013 The U.S. Census released a report on the national median income and poverty rate this week. And Marketplace released a data tool on incomes to tell a bigger story about how we live at any income.
Sep 17, 2013 The Census releases U.S. median income data today. We visit two families to compare what it's like to live at the national median income and local median income.
Sep 16, 2013 The Income Upshot tool can tell you how people at your income level live, work and play. But you can also find out a lot about other people in the public eye.
Aug 28, 2013 How far have we come in 50 years in terms of economic equality? It depends on how you look at the numbers.
Aug 28, 2013 As Microsoft starts the search for a new CEO, yet another report highlights the growing gap between CEO pay and that of the average worker.