Quoctrung Bui

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The Unemployment Rate In Every State, Before And After The Great Recession

Thursday, September 04, 2014

Yes, unemployment has gone up. But not everywhere.

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Who's In The Office? The American Workday In One Graph

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

What is the typical American workday? We take a look at how working hours change according to job type.


Why Restaurant And Hotel Workers May Soon Get A Raise

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Restaurants and hotels are posting new job openings faster than they can fill them. This is a promising sign for the economy.


Inequality Is Falling On Planet Earth

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Yes, inequality is rising in the U.S. But it's falling when you look at all of humanity.


When Do Chefs And Doctors Buy Generic?

Friday, July 25, 2014

Experts are more likely than the general public to buy generic products — but not always. Here's a breakdown of which foods and drugs experts buy generic.


How The Millennials May Save America

Monday, July 14, 2014

Millennials are the most populous generation in America. From a demographic perspective, this is very good news.


Nadine Gordimer, Nobel-Winning Chronicler Of Apartheid, Dies

Monday, July 14, 2014

Gordimer found her central theme exploring the human effects of racial injustice, but her work continued long after South Africa's apartheid regime had ended.


How Every U.S. State Has Fared Since The Recession, In 1 Graph

Thursday, July 03, 2014

There are more U.S. jobs now than there were before the recession. But the jobs are different — and they're in different places.

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How Much House You Can Buy, In 385 U.S. Cities

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

See how home prices and incomes have changed over the past 25 years, and how your city compares with others around the country.


How Far Your Paycheck Goes, In 356 U.S. Cities

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Where do middle-class workers feel richest? Where does the cost of living take the biggest bite?


What's Your Major? 4 Decades Of College Degrees, In 1 Graph

Friday, May 09, 2014

What is the mix of bachelor's degrees awarded today? And how has it changed since 1970?


Most Americans Make It To The Top 20 Percent (At Least For A While)

Monday, May 05, 2014

Lots of Americans spend some time near the top of the income ladder — and many spend at least a few years in poverty.


How Long Would You Have To Work To Buy A Burger In Your City?

Thursday, April 17, 2014

In West Baltimore, it takes 17 minutes of work (the average hourly wage is $19.34), but in Chicago's Lincoln Park neighborhood, where wages are more than double that, it takes only nine minutes.


In One Word, What's Your Biggest Source Of Work-Related Stress?

Thursday, April 03, 2014

We asked: What's your biggest source of work-related stress? Tell us in one word and a photo. Here's what people had to say.


More House, Less Booze: How Spending Changes From Age 25 To 75

Tuesday, April 01, 2014

As anyone who has been 25 and not 25 can tell you, spending patterns change over the course of adult life. We made a graph to track changes in spending on alcohol, housing, food, travel and more.


Who Had Richer Parents, Doctors Or Artists?

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

See the link between family income and job choice for nurses, teachers, police officers and dozens of others.


Beyond Job Titles: What Do You Really Do?

Thursday, March 06, 2014

We asked people to send us pictures of themselves at work — and to tell us what they do.


Quick Reminder: Russia Is A Petro State

Wednesday, March 05, 2014

Russia is the world's biggest exporter of natural gas, and the second-biggest exporter of oil.


The Price Of A Pizza In 237 U.S. Neighborhoods

Thursday, February 27, 2014

We analyzed pizza prices from around the country to answer a simple question: How much does a pizza cost in your neighborhood?

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74,476 Reasons You Should Always Get The Bigger Pizza

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

We crunched prices from thousands of pizza places around the country. The results convinced us we should never buy a small pizza again.