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The persistence of the gender wage gap

June 26, 2017
The Gainesville Sun cited papers in the American Economic Review and the Journal of Economic Literature in a column about the gender wage gap.
Research Highlight

Will work for insurance

June 23, 2017
Would expanding Medicaid make people less willing to hold a job?
Chart of the Week

Hiring at home

June 21, 2017
How Saudi Arabia boosted employment and why its success was so costly
Research Highlight

What's in a name?

June 19, 2017
Companies named for their founders do better. This video explains why more firms don't bear their owners’ names
Research Highlight

Why do mothers earn less?

June 14, 2017
An interview with Erik Plug about the "motherhood penalty" and what it means for working moms