Issues / Economy
The financial industry’s 2014 bonuses were double the combined earnings of all Americans who work full-time at the federal minimum wage.
As rent prices soar in Boston's Jamaica Plain neighborhood, JPNet's State of Our Neighborhood forum helps to give community residents and merchants a voice.
Spending a dollar on the IRS adds $255 to the federal budget.
Boosting the Pentagon's budget amounts to robbing domestic programs we desperately need.
With all the NFL scandals from this past season, the one that has received the least attention is the easiest to solve: the league’s tax-exempt status.
If redistribution is so terrible, why do our policy wonks pay so little attention to redistribution from poor to rich?
The rules are stacked against most of us.
The complex federal project of the EU has proven fragile in the absence of a strong external threat.
Americans pay more for an economy that pumps our treasure to the top than you probably think.
As European countries engage in advanced negotiations over the first regional financial transaction tax, this memo aims to answer some frequently asked questions about the issue.