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Prices Are People: A Short History of Working and Spending Money

Introducing the 2012 Atlantic Money Report, a month-long project on why things cost what they do

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The $110 Effect: What Higher Gas Prices Could Really Do to the Economy

The relationship between high gas prices, consumer spending, business investment and Federal Reserve policy is more complicated than most people give it credit for

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How Cheap Should Books Be?

A looming lawsuit could further solidify Amazon's dominance in the book business. That might be good for readers' wallets, but it also might be bad for readers in the long term. Here 's why.

Income Inequality Is Real, It's Global, and It's Worst in the U.S. Reuters

Income Inequality Is Real, It's Global, and It's Worst in the U.S.

Inequality is on the rise across the globe. But it's rising fastest in the U.S.

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The 40-Year Rise of the Female Worker in 1 Chart

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