New England Economic Review

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

Articles from Winter

Educational and Wages in the 1980s and 1990s: Are All Groups Moving Up Together?
A considerable body of economics research has described and investigated the educational wage premium--the degree to which highly educated workers are paid more than less-educated workers. Much of the interest revolves around two related facts:...
Exchange Rates and the Prices of Manufacturing Products Imported into the United States
Exchange rate fluctuations remain remarkably large, despite the steady decline in the volatility of the trade-weighted dollar since the late 1980s. Yet large fluctuations in the value of the dollar do not translate into similarly large swings in...
The Impact of Demographic Change on U.S. Labor Markets
According to U.S. Census Bureau projections, the United States will face dramatic demographic changes over the next one hundred years. Indeed, the country will be entering largely uncharted territory. In the twenty-first century, the population...