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Five Must-Read Studies From the Big Economics Confab: Eco Pulse

January 9, 2018

Bloomberg News coverage of “must-read” studies features Institute senior scholar Elena Pastorino’s paper with Minneapolis Fed economist Patrick Kehoe on price discrimination and “big data"


Boston. Racism. Image. Reality.

December 10, 2017

Boston Globe Spotlight feature on racism highlights "The Color of Wealth" research by William Darity, an Institute advisor. "The disparity in Boston [is] just staggering."


License to Work: Excessive or Essential | Video

December 8, 2017

MSNBC features interview with Institute scholar Morris Kleiner on the prevalence, growth and costs of occupational licensing


Lost Einsteins: The Innovations We’re Missing

December 3, 2017

New York Times column discusses Institute advisor Raj Chetty’s research on racial, class and gender disparities in innovation rates


The Barriers Stopping Poor People From Moving to Better Jobs

October 12, 2017

Atlantic article cites Minneapolis Fed research on land-use restrictions as a barrier to better jobs for the poor