May 2, 2013 Barriers to minority franchise ownership remain, but some black entrepreneurs are leading the way.
Apr 3, 2013 A new study from Pew on economic mobility examines how unemployment affects black and white families differently.
Mar 8, 2013 You may have been forwarded an unusual YouTube video this week, based on an economic analysis of income inequality. But where did it come from?
Mar 1, 2013 The racial wealth gap in the United States has tripled in the past 25 years.
Jan 21, 2013 Martin Luther King, Jr.’s old Atlanta neighborhood, Sweet Auburn, was once one of the more prosperous African-American neighborhoods, but it has since fallen on hard times. Now it is trying to make a comeback.
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Dec 13, 2012 Some wealthy individuals say a higher estate tax is fair, but others are fighting against proposed changes.
Nov 29, 2012 The U.S. Census Bureau today released a burst of data on who works in which profession and where. We plucked out a few interesting facts from the release.
Oct 25, 2012 Three families living around the poverty line in San Diego tell Marketplace Money what it means to spend money when you don't have a whole lot of it.
Oct 5, 2012 Residents of San Diego's wealthiest and poorest neighborhoods reflect on opportunity, responsibility and the American Dream.