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Chart of the Week

Risky business

March 13, 2019
How did an insurance requirement force small drillers out of Texas' oil and gas industry?
Research Highlight

Bias on the bench

March 11, 2019
Judicial politics play a role in perpetuating racial and gender disparities in sentencing.
Research Highlight

The Poor City Population Boom

March 1, 2019
This video explains why today's fastest growing urban areas are in poorer countries.
Announcement

C. Elton Hinshaw (1936-2019)

February 28, 2019
Elton Hinshaw was a longtime professor of economics at Vanderbilt University and former Secretary-Treasurer of the AEA.
Chart of the Week

Earn less, pay more

February 27, 2019
Can income tax policy explain how globalization drives income inequality?