Archive for July 2011

AAPI Worker Report

Yesterday, CEPR released a 68-page report (pdf) on Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) workers, prepared by researchers at CEPR and UCLA’s Center for Labor Research and Education. The document reviews a large amount of government data from 1960 through 2010 to describe the growth, diversity, and challenges facing AAPI workers. The report looks at […]


Catherine Rampell had a post last week declaring that “College is (Still) Worth It“. The piece is the latest in a series that she and her Economix blog colleague, David Leonhardt, have written on the financial benefits of college. I agree with Rampell and Leonhardt that college is, on average, a good investment for the […]