Dec 5, 2013 — Friday morning, we'll learn what happened last month in the job market. But whatever happened last month, it won't change the big picture: The job market is still very bad.
Nov 25, 2013 — Minimum wage workers are concentrated in the service industry, are disproportionately women, and are mostly young.
Oct 22, 2013 — The money's in engineering — and health care. Also: How does the picture change when you include people who went to graduate school?
Sep 17, 2013 — Median earnings for men haven't risen since the early '70s. Earnings for women stopped rising more than a decade ago, according to a new report.
Sep 11, 2013 — The most lucrative majors lead to jobs with salaries over $100,000 a year. The least lucrative lead to salaries of around $30,000.
Sep 11, 2013 — I majored in applied math, I have an MBA, and I'm working as a reporter at NPR. An economist just told me I'm leaving millions of dollars on the table.
Sep 9, 2013 — In terms of income, what you major in matters more than where you go to school. Here are the 10 majors where graduates have the highest incomes — and the majors where incomes are lowest.
Aug 13, 2013 — On today's show, three stories about what how products and people get branded and what happens when you peel back the label and try to get the full story.
Aug 6, 2013 — More than half of all Japanese women quit their jobs after giving birth to their first child. That's more than double the rate in the U.S., and it's a problem for Japan's economy.
Aug 2, 2013 — The share of adults who are working or looking for a job is lower than it's been in decades. Here's why.