One man conducted hundreds of interviews to understand the motivation and morality of those in the finance industry.
“I wanted to change the world. I didn’t think I was going to do that by being a loan servicer.”
In Greenwich, Darien, and New Canaan, Connecticut, bankers are earning astonishing amounts. Does that have anything to do with the poverty in Bridgeport, just a few exits away?
Four unrelated adults in a neighborhood of Washington, D.C., have taken the radical step of sharing not just their home and their car but all of their money as well.
A new arrangement offers homeowners and investors a chance to make money off of existing home equity. Is it a good idea?
The candidate vowed to add 25 million jobs and slash taxes while providing major economic growth. This is not very realistic.
Still, declining poverty numbers and rising incomes are something to cheer.
In recent years, it’s been European scholars who have written the blockbuster papers on the topic.
Can an influx of cash and a wave of account openings help smaller-scale financial institutions serve their communities?
Long Island University told 400 professors and union members not to come back to work when the school year started.
If organized labor were as strong today as it was in the late 1970s, nonunion men without a high-school diploma would be earning 9 percent more, according to a new study.
The inequality at the heart of America’s education system
Property tax—one of the most criticized taxes on U.S. residents—stems from a system put in place by William the Conqueror.
Over the next decade, the city’s demographics will change dramatically, and housing policy will largely determine who gets to stay.
As people move to warmer climates and cities, small towns throughout the region are weathering decline.
The party scored major victories in last week’s Connecticut primary. Now what?
As lenders respond to impending regulations by pushing different products, many fear that borrowers won’t be protected.
Trump and Clinton’s speeches were light on policy details and heavy on insults.
The Republican nominee’s latest round of proposals included some surprises, as well as plenty of less-surprising GOP orthodoxy.