Mar 16, 2015
Here are the stories we're reading and numbers we're watching Monday.
Feb 16, 2015
Rogerson's Book of Numbers explores the cultural meaning of every-day numbers.
Jun 2, 2014
Where are you the happiest?
May 13, 2014
Retail sales for April were disappointing, but month-to-month data is problematic.
Apr 3, 2014
Economists have been riled up over differences between job numbers from the payroll processor ADP and federal figures.
Feb 6, 2013
A discovery of a lifetime (at least for the math geeks among us): the largest prime number in the world.
Sep 27, 2012
Author Nate Silver discusses why he believes that numbers are part of the challenge in painting a clear picture of the American economy.
Jun 23, 2011
Three years after the recession officially ended in June 2009 some 24.6 million people are unemployed, underemployed, and marginally employed....
Jun 20, 2011
The current negotiation over the debt limit is critical for the economy. Here's one way of measuring the stakes....