Can Part-Time Jobs Be Good Jobs?

Brandeis University researcher Hilda Kahne argued for a more thoughtful approach to part-time jobs in a 1994 issue of Social Service Review

Is Taking Vacation Bad for Your Career?

Is taking time off for vacation bad for career advancement?

Who Wins When Gambling is Legal?

Is expanding the role of legal gambling in the U.S. wise?

Before Amazon, there was FedEx

How FedEx's data-driven approach paved the way for Amazon.

Ready for the 11-Hour Work Day?

Will the 11-hour work day become a reality?

Nineteenth-Century Rappers, Corn Laws, and the Rise of Free Trade

The strange intersection of corn laws, rap, poetry, and free trade.

How the “Boomerang Generation” Sees Itself — and Adulthood

Researchers looked at young people's sense of their identity as adults after moving back home, with results published in Sociological Forum in 2008.

When Soda Was Virtuous

Soda had a virtuous aura a century ago.

Self-Employment: Exciting Opportunity or Last Resort?

Does self-employment open up new opportunities or exploit a vulnerable workforce?

Do Living Wage Laws Work?

What do living wage laws mean to workers and local economies?