Bipartisan action rose amid reports of surprising Soviet Cold War economic growth
Rethinking issues around productivity, income inequality and industry concentration
Study suggests flat tax systems boosted GDP in former Soviet republics and satellites
Governments needn’t subsidize charging networks
Unlike in past cycles, factory jobs are showing strength ahead of expected downturn
Younger residents’ schooling boosts the region’s economic prospects
Steady employment is rare — a condition some U.S. workers also endure
Lenders financed expansion in some markets, offsetting problems in others
Digital identity used in nearly every realm of life
Measure of export intensity raises questions about trade policy and housing restrictions
Will the narrowing price gap bring an end to the state’s out-migration?
Airbnb hosts seem to prosper more than Uber drivers
Putting the onus on retailers, rather than shoppers, works better
Should stimulus be targeted toward displaced workers, rather than across the economy?
Construction permitting power taken from cities that resisted development
A verdict on organic wines, imagining a world without cross-border capital constraints, beach houses and a financial crisis