Dec 24, 2014 New York Times mines search-engine data to see what gifts people are searching for, city by city.
Jan 16, 2014 Most states are doing good when it comes to their balance sheet, even capturing that elusive word -- surplus!
Oct 18, 2013 Alabama has a new campaign to lure companies and tourists to the state. But first it's asking everyone to forget what they think they know about Alabama.
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 7, 2013 Investment analyst and author Meredith Whitney says the new geography of American prosperity is changing.
Jun 4, 2013 In her new book, "Fate of the States," Meredith Whitney says the middle of the country will see the most economic opportunity.
Apr 26, 2013 When you think of stress centers around the country, New York City or Washington D.C. may come to mind. But according to a new poll from Gallup, the people of West Virginia, Rhode Island and Kentucky are the most stressed.
Jan 11, 2013 “Pure Michigan” has been a popular tourism slogan. But the state is now using it to attract businesses by touting a new law that curbs union power.
Jan 11, 2013 Michigan's state tourism slogan "Pure Michigan" got caught in political crossfire this week. What's your state slogan? And does it best represent your state?