May 6, 2015 The guys behind "Freakonomics" answer that question and more in their new book.
Dec 24, 2014 New York Times mines search-engine data to see what gifts people are searching for, city by city.
Oct 17, 2014 Where do you live? Why do you live there?
Jun 6, 2014 The U.S. Census Bureau released a survey detailing the reasons for when people move.
Apr 1, 2014 'Moneyball' author says HFT traders skim away others' profits
Feb 19, 2014 U.S. cities don't come close to the best places for relocating workers.
Jan 16, 2014 Most states are doing good when it comes to their balance sheet, even capturing that elusive word -- surplus!
Jul 29, 2013 Non-profits are working with state governments to increase use of cost-benefit analyses to learn whether programs and policies are worth it.
Jun 11, 2013 School's almost out for summer, and that means teachers are handing out summer reading lists. Are students in wealthy school districts are reading different books than their counterparts in less affluent and poor areas?
Jun 7, 2013 Investment analyst and author Meredith Whitney says the new geography of American prosperity is changing.