Research Highlights

The AEA profiles research from all of its journals covering the wide range of topics that economists study. The entire archive of research highlights is below. A list of featured charts from AEA journals are also available.

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2023 in Research Highlights

December 19, 2023
Economists addressed issues related to graduate student mental health, teacher diversity, the origin of government, and more.

Shifting to work from home

November 20, 2023
How did work-from-home arrangements in the United States evolve during and after the pandemic?

Learning the language

September 5, 2023
Blake Heller discusses the impact of adult English language training programs on immigrant earnings and civic engagement.

Concentrated spending

August 22, 2023
Why are US households spending more money on fewer products and showing increasing divergence from each other in their selections?