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During the late 19th century, blacks and whites in the South lived closer together than they do today.
The fast-food mogul faced opposition from both liberal and conservative groups, though for different reasons.
A new study looks at how people cope with unplanned health-care expenses.
Fields with more foreign-born inventors see a bump in patents, which leads to economic growth.
Justifying his latest executive order, he said that "so many people, friends of mine, with nice businesses” had trouble getting loans.
A growing earnings gap between those with a college education and those without is creating economic and cultural rifts throughout the country.
Companies have announced a spate of new domestic investments and jobs in recent weeks. And the new president has taken credit.
The historian Eric Foner describes how profits from the slave trade helped fund the school formerly named King’s College.
Republicans love to blame the Environmental Protection Agency for some of the country’s economic woes. Is that a fair assertion?
Often, the banking options available for low-income Americans are all fundamentally flawed.
A claim filed on Wednesday alleges that the bank charged black and Hispanic homeowners higher rates for mortgages, amounting to "tens of millions" of dollars of illegal charges.
In his farewell address, the outgoing president touted his success and offered warnings for the future.
According to a recent study, the former are much less comfortable with the idea of luck determining well-being.
Manufacturing is dead. Long live manufacturing.
A CFPB investigation concluded that Transunion and Equifax deceived Americans about the reports they provided and the fees they charged.
U.S. companies are hyper-focused on quarterly earnings. What can be done to push them to invest more in the years and decades ahead?
What happens to employees under female leadership?
In an increasingly polarized country, even economic progress can’t get voters to abandon their partisan allegiance.