GovBeat: Economic mobility

Posted at 08:50 AM ET, 01/17/2014

Population growth in New Mexico is approaching zero—and other bad signs

A presentation from one of the state’s top economists shows the dire state of the state.

By Niraj Chokshi  |  08:50 AM ET, 01/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  demographics, Economic mobility, economy, income inequality, jobs, labor, New Mexico, population

Posted at 11:05 AM ET, 12/27/2013

Where the 1.3 million people losing unemployment aid this week live

A state and county breakdown of how the expiration of emergency aid on Saturday affects the unemployed.

By Niraj Chokshi  |  11:05 AM ET, 12/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Economic mobility, economy, jobless, jobs, maps, newsletter, Unemployment, unemployment benefits

Posted at 10:39 AM ET, 11/21/2013

Watch economic insecurity spread like a virus over a quarter-century

Since 1986, income insecurity has worsened in virtually every state, according to a new measure.

By Niraj Chokshi  |  10:39 AM ET, 11/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Economic mobility, economy, Mississippi, New Hampshire, newsletter

Posted at 11:24 AM ET, 09/05/2013

New research could shed light on why economic mobility in Scranton is higher than average

New poverty research could have major implications for towns and cities trying to address economic mobility.

By Niraj Chokshi  |  11:24 AM ET, 09/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Economic mobility