American Consumers Newsletter

The Peak in Men’s Income

Here’s an interesting exercise. Take the median income of American men since 1950, adjust it for inflation, and rank it from highest to lowest to determine the year in which men’s income...

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Magnets for Migrants, 2012-13

The mobility rate of Americans has plunged over the past few decades, falling to historic lows int he aftermath of the Great Recession. Nevertheless, Americans are still moving, and some states are attracting more movers than...

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