Children of the Recession: The impact of the economic crisis on child well-being in rich countries (United Nations); The Political Consequences of the Great Recession (Center for American Progress); and In the Shadow of the Great Recession: Experiences and Perspectives of Young Workers (Federal Reserve).
Archive for Economics
Did personal income rise or fall in New Jersey’s counties during 2011-13; how did the other 3,000 counties in the U.S. fare? That kind of data is presented in Local Area Personal Income, 2013. Every county or its equivalent is listed here along with the national and state level figures.
The Price of Crisis: Eminent Domain, Local Governments, and the Value of Underwater Mortgages (Albany Law School); The Middle-Class Squeeze (Center for American Progress); Systemically Important or “Too Big to Fail” Financial Institutions (CRS); The Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Youth Labour Markets Institute for the Study of Labor); Personal Ethics & the U.S. Financial Collapse of 2007-08 (American University); Treasury Significantly Loosened Executive Pay Limits Resulting in Excessive Pay for Top 25 Employees at GM and Ally (GMAC) When the Companies Were Not Repaying TARP in Full and Taxpayers Were Suffering Billions of Dollars in Losses (SIGTARP); and Beige Book (Federal Reserve).
This World Bank report – The economic impact of the 2014 Ebola epidemic : short and medium term estimates for West Africa – estimates that $33 B will be lost through the end of 2015.
An Exploration of the Determinants of the Subjective Well-being of Americans During the Great Recession (OECD); Job Search Before and After the Great Recession (Federal Reserve, Cleveland); The Responsiveness of the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program During the Great Recession (Brookings); Follow the Money: Compensation, Risk, and the Financial Crisis (Stanford University); and Beige Book – September 2014 (Federal Reserve).
The Great Recession: Moving Ahead (Federal Reserve); Managerial Performance Incentives and Firm Risk During Economic Expansions and Recessions (Brandeis University); The Regulatory Price-Tag: Cost Implications of Post-Crisis Regulatory Reform (Federal Financial Analytics); Europe’s Greater Depression is worse than the 1930s; and The Information Content of Insider Trades around Government Intervention during the Financial Crisis (Stanford).