Jul 11, 2014 The Gini Index is the most common measure of wealth distribution within nations
May 13, 2014 Retail sales for April were disappointing, but month-to-month data is problematic.
May 7, 2014 Many Americans get their weather and climate information from TV weather casters.
Apr 17, 2014 A new study looks at Americans' attitude towards the future.
Apr 3, 2014 Economists have been riled up over differences between job numbers from the payroll processor ADP and federal figures.
Oct 22, 2013 Economist Lawrence Klein predicted that the U.S. economy would roar back after World War II.
Jun 14, 2013 Why do Major League Baseball games take so long to play these days? Because the Oakland A's found that the best way to produce runs is to draw a lot of walks. So baseball became a game of hitters waiting out pitchers.
Feb 11, 2013 Charles Wheelan's new book "Naked Statistics" has fun with the serious subject of stats.