New England Economic Review

New England Economic Review is a magazine specializing in Economic topics.

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College Completion Gaps between Blacks and Whites: What Accounts for Regional Differences?
The educational gap between blacks and whites in the United States is wide and widening at the college graduate level. A less known fact is that the size of this gap differs across the various regions of the country. The difference is especially great...
How Humans Behave: Implications for Economics and Economic Policy
Economic policymakers attempt to improve the welfare of their citizens, based on assumptions about how people think, feel, and behave, and on what they view as welfare-improving. Economists usually describe economic agents as fully informed and model...
Stock Prices and the Equity Premium during the Recent Bull and Bear Markets
After the sharp run-up in stock prices during the bull market of the late 1990s and their subsequent collapse in 2001-2002, the prices of equities as measured by the S&P 500 are once again uncommonly high relative to companies' current and prospective...