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Reported Rapes Go Through The Roof On Game Day At Big Football Schools

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 01.03.2016 | Home

The main findings: Reported rapes rise by 41 percent on the day of home football games at FBS schools. Reports of college-aged offenders raping colleg...

Is Better Information Improving Students' Return on Investment? Lessons From Chile

Gabriel Sanchez Zinny | Posted 10.05.2016 | Home
Gabriel Sanchez Zinny

Much has been said about the need for better information on college outcomes. Especially in an era of spiraling college costs and rising debt, it is more important than ever for students to be able to understand their return on investment - and thus, the theory goes, make better decisions.

A 'Greater' Recession, if Fed QE Ends Too Soon

Harlan Green | Posted 07.30.2013 | Home
Harlan Green

The stock and bond markets are sinking because of Fed Chairman Bernanke's seemingly offhand remark that the Fed could slow down its QE purchases of se...

Why Are Republicans Playing With Fire?

Harlan Green | Posted 10.05.2011 | Home
Harlan Green

The reports that 4,000 FAA employees and up to 70,000 airport construction workers narrowly escaped being laid off until Labor Day because Congress went on vacation is unbelievably true.

How Much Is A Good Teacher Worth? Report Says $400,000 A Year

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

How much is a good teacher worth? Some would say they're priceless, but recent findings in the National Bureau of Economic Research's The Economic Val...

The Recession Is Over, Says Economic Panel

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

(AP, JEANNINE AVERSA): It's official: The longest recession the country has endured since World War II ended in June 2009, according to a group that d...

Shahien Nasiripour

Great Recession Not Over Yet, Though Data Suggests Expansion (CHARTS) | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Put the champagne back on ice -- the Great Recession ain't over yet. The committee that decides such matters, the Business Cycle Dating Committee o...

Recession Over? Not So Fast, Says The Agency Charged With Tracking Downturns

Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Forget Dow 11k, the recession may not be over -- at least, not technically. The National Bureau of Economic Research, the non-profit organization ...

Weekly Audit: It's a Recession, Stupid (and what that means) Economy NewsLadder

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
The Media Consortium

We are clearly out of options that match up with Friedman's monetarism, indicating that public policy has nowhere left to turn except direct government spending on economic support.

It's Official! The Recession is Here!

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Stanley Bing

The National Bureau of Economic Research of Cambridge has declared that we are in a recession. But more impressively, the research shows that we have, in fact, been in this recession since last December.

Wise Men Say Recession is a Year Old

John Tepper Marlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
John Tepper Marlin

The seven "Wise Men" announced today that the economy entered a recession back in December 2007. The "Wise Men" are seven economists on the NBER Business Cycle Dating Committee.