Apr 17, 2014 — A typical UPS truck now has hundreds of sensors on it. That's changing the way UPS drivers work — and it foreshadows changes coming for workers throughout the economy.
Apr 8, 2014 — A study shows that women can be great negotiators, just not when they're asking for themselves. When women negotiate pay on behalf of a friend, they bargain just as hard as the guys.
Mar 28, 2014 — When a school hires its own students, it can bump up its ranking. One school employs 20 percent of its most recent graduates — and jumped nine spots in the rankings this year.
Mar 21, 2014 — Greece's economy is expected to rebound this year. But for one couple living in Athens, things don't feel better.
Mar 6, 2014 — Multiple economists have studied the fast-food industry to answer the question. They've found very different answers.
Mar 5, 2014 — In La Crosse, Wisconsin, almost everyone plans for their death. Not coincidentally, La Crosse spends less on end-of-life care than any other place in the country.
Feb 28, 2014 — Until the Great Depression, nobody talked about "the economy." In a sense, it hadn't been invented yet.
Feb 28, 2014 — The Jones Act, which dates back to World War I, is part of the reason New Jersey ran short of salt this winter.
Feb 21, 2014 — Doctors and governments have struggled to cope with a scarcity of organs available for transplant. One solution? DMV clerks. When clerks ask in person if people want to be donors, many more say yes.
Feb 21, 2014 — "We're investing on average about $90,000 in the education of each student," says a university official. Where exactly is all that money going?