Economists are adapting models and using social media to try to capture emerging trends in real time.
According to some economic heavyweights, it's time to get back to words and stories.
Political leaders tend to favor short-term policies.
An excerpt from Princeton economics professor Alan Blinder's new book, "Advice and Dissent: Why America Suffers When Politics and Economics Collide."
There's an alarming increase in suicides among less-educated Americans, the Brookings Institution reports.
Bill Phelps was surprised — and pleased — by his own data.
Donald Trump has chosen a slate of businessmen as his economic advisers.