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!
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
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?
Dec 14, 2012
New study says some states are writing blank checks for incentives that don't pay off.
Nov 16, 2012
If federal lawmakers can't agree on tax deductions, states could have a larger pool of money to tax.