Chart Oct 9, 2019

Empirical Trends That Inform Decreasing US Business Dynamism

Panel 1a is taken from Andrews et al. (2016), Panel 1b from Decker et al....
Topics:  Financial Markets, Technology & Innovation
Chart Oct 9, 2019

Impact of Roads on Middle School Enrollment: Treatment Effect Time Series

This figure shows that increases in school enrollment correspond to the timing of new road...
Chart Sep 23, 2019

Uber Mexico: Share of Cash by City

For numerous cities in Mexico, either a share of the fare (depicted in light yellow)...
Topics:  Technology & Innovation
Chart Sep 23, 2019

Uber Mexico: More Education = Less Cash Usage

In the state of Mexico, the more education a person has, the less likely they...
Topics:  Technology & Innovation
Chart Sep 23, 2019

Uber Mexico: Fares Paid with Cash and Credit

In the first week of July in the year 2018, over 30% of Uber users...
Topics:  Technology & Innovation
Chart Sep 16, 2019

Trends in Adverse Financial Events Around Disability Application and Decision Dates

After applying for SSDI or SSI disability aid, both those who were denied and allowed...
Topics:  Economic Mobility & Poverty, Employment & Wages
Chart Sep 16, 2019

Social Security Administration Field Office Closings in the US and its Impact on Disability Applicants

This map details the closed and open Social Security Administration offices in 2016. The red...
Topics:  Economic Mobility & Poverty, Employment & Wages
Chart Sep 16, 2019

Effects of Social Security Field Office Closings on Number of Disability Applications and Allowances

The closings of SSA offices significantly reduced the number of applicants allowed for disability assistance...
Topics:  Economic Mobility & Poverty, Employment & Wages