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Researchers find that owning an iPhone or iPad is the number-one way to guess if you’re rich or not


Study finds refugees actually pay the US government thousands more than they get from it


There's an economic explanation for why so many more Southerners die of heart disease



Kids from big families may be less likely to succeed


Kids from big families may be less likely to succeed


Here's what happened the last time the US welcomed a huge group of refugees



US startups are on the decline, and it's terrible news for the economy


Immigrant women adjust incredibly well to the US economy


Today's US veterans are less educated, less healthy, less wealthy, and less employed than veterans 20 years ago


A powerful force holding back the economy today is the mind


Americans are conceiving fewer children on really hot days


Parents might say they love all their children equally, but it's not apparent in their wills



There's sexism in ageism, and it's a problem for the economy


Labour unions aren't just helpful -- they might be 'necessary'


Freakonomics author Steven Levitt got a whole bunch of college kids to confess to cheating


A really bad recession could be great for your health



STUDY: 'Koreans are 34 times more likely to than other immigrants to operate dry cleaners'


Wealthier families have happier kids


The case for redistributing wealth in America is losing support from 2 demographics


Humans possess a particular set of skills that make them far superior to robots