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The Great Divergence

July 18, 2018
This video explains how technology diffusion contributes to the growing productivity gap between rich and poor countries.
Chart of the Week

Investing in neighborhoods

July 16, 2018
Where are the biggest economic benefits when governments spend on infrastructure improvements?
Research Highlight

Get the lead out

July 13, 2018
How much can we mitigate the damaging effects of lead exposure in kids?
Chart of the Week

Equity investments

July 11, 2018
How do gender norms influence household decisions to participate in the stock market?
Research Highlight

Putting a price on prejudice

June 29, 2018
Workplace discrimination is expensive. At what point does it become too costly for the discriminator?
Research Highlight

Are global firms good?

June 25, 2018
A small number of firms dominate international trade.