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Federal Reserve Board Chairman Janet Yellen speaks to the media during her monthly news conference at the Federal Reserve, September 17, 2014 in Washington, DC. T

Americans don't know who runs the Federal Reserve

Oct 6, 2014
A new survey from Pew worries Kai Ryssdal.
Posted In: pew research center, Janet Yellen, Federal Reserve
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More unmarried Americans, thanks to economic woes

Sep 24, 2014
The number of single Americans is at an all-time high.
Posted In: marriage, disappearing jobs, pew research center

How the tough economy changes young people's lives

Sep 16, 2014
Some scholars think postponing life-cycle decisions signals cultural shifts.
Posted In: millennials, unemployement, pew research center

Dude, where's my flying car?

Apr 17, 2014
A new study looks at Americans' attitude towards the future.
Posted In: pew research center, technology, forecasting

Pew study: States overspending on tax incentives

Dec 14, 2012
New study says some states are writing blank checks for incentives that don't pay off.
Posted In: states, tax incentive, pew research center

Pew: Student loan debt rises sharply

Sep 27, 2012
There’s a new report out today from the Pew Research Center with some startling statistics on student loan debt: It’s rising sharply in the U.S.
Posted In: student loan debt, pew research center

Young women value high-paying careers more than men

Apr 20, 2012
A new Pew Research study finds that priorities for young women have changed. Women aged 18-34 now surpass young men in the importance they place on having a high-paying career.
Posted In: women, career, pew research center