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Program participation and spending patterns of families receiving government means-tested assistance
Consumer Expenditure Interview Survey data were used to compare the spending patterns of families who receive benefits from one or more government means-tested assistance programs with families not receiving assistance.Read full article »
Using historical weather data to better understand the relationship between climate and agriculture.
Three economists examine the effects of a house purchase on household spending.
The American home: production cost, availability, selling price, and the implications to our economy
A cross-regional comparison of housing market efficiencies from the 1960s through today.View all Beyond BLS articles »
Crude oil prices spur gains for U.S. import and export price indexes, despite the appreciating dollar: 2016 annual summary
Martin Luther King Jr. addressed the importance of education, as does an MLR article from 1981 on education, wages, and on-the-job training of Blacks during the 1970s.
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