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The question can perpetuate long-standing pay disparities among women and racial and ethnic groups.
Consumers today are "less interested in buying stuff and accumulating more things," said REI CEO Eric Artz.
Kai Ryssdal checked in with Austin Golding, a small business owner in Mississippi.
A growing number of homeowners have been refinancing and pocketing the increase in their homes' values.
Construction spending fell more than a percentage point in June, the second drop in two months.
Market turmoil trade tensions ... there’s a lot that’s been worrying businesses so far this year.