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Economy / Finance

Management & Labor

The 10 Jobs Disappearing the Fastest

Most of them are being killed off by automation, but they are still common in certain parts of the country. See where.

By Michael Maciag  |  April 11, 2019
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Finance

Do Tax Breaks Help or Hurt a State’s Finances? New Study Digs Deep.

What's likely the most comprehensive research of its kind doesn't bode well for tax incentives.

By Mike Maciag  |  May 15, 2019
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Urban

What the Rise in Renting Means for Cities

Plus, where renting is gaining in popularity the fastest.

By Mike Maciag  |  April 19, 2019
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Urban

Building Booms and Busts: Where Housing Construction Is Up, and Where It's Slowing Down

In many cities, new homes are popping up twice as fast as normal.

By Michael Maciag  |  March 13, 2019
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Management & Labor

States With the Strongest Job Growth in 2018

Plus, where employment declined.

By Michael Maciag  |  March 1, 2019
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Economy / Finance

Black Economic Indicators for Illinois Metro Areas

Unemployment, poverty rates for black and white populations residing in metro areas.

By Michael Maciag  |  January 24, 2019
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Management & Labor

The Economy Is Growing. These Workers' Paychecks Aren't.

When adjusted for inflation, many segments of the workforce -- including black men and people with bachelor's degrees -- are actually seeing their wages decline.

By Mike Maciag  |  October 22, 2018
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Management & Labor

No College Degree? These Regions Offer the Best Job Prospects

Local labor shortages are helping workers with only a high school education -- or less -- find employment.

By Michael Maciag  |  August 10, 2018
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Management & Labor

The Winners and Losers in Retail's Growing Divide

As more shopping moves online, most places are suffering job losses. But not everywhere.

By Mike Maciag  |  July 20, 2018
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Economy / Finance

Analysis: The Winners and Losers of Retail's Transformation

Retail employment data for local areas suggests some places are benefiting significantly from e-commerce, while much of the rest of the country is lagging far behind.

By Michael Maciag  |  June 28, 2018
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Health & Human Services

Where Evictions Are Most Common

A new database provides the first-ever national look at evictions. It shows that they happen more often than you think in places you might not expect.

By Michael Maciag  |  June 5, 2018
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