SERIES: Brookings Data Now
Number 10 of 53
Fred Dews |
September 26, 2013 3:57pm
In this edition of Brookings Data Now: Las Vegas ranks last in recession recovery; U.S. transportation spending; children out of school; German federal election; teen birth decline.
The Metro Monitor tracks the performance of the 100 largest U.S. metro areas across four indicators: jobs, unemployment, gross product and home prices. Find out which metro performed the best, and where yours ranks.
In a new article, Cliff Winston assesses the performance of the U.S. transportation system and considers some improvements that may include increased deregulation and some privatization.
Most are marginalized children in places affected by conflict, extreme poverty and disability. Multilateral agencies can mobilize financial resources to help these children receive a basic education.
Her victory makes her one of three chancellors to serve three terms in the Federal Republic of Germany. The composition of her governing coalition, however, remains to be seen.
This is the lowest teen birth rate in America since 1940. However, more single twenty-something women are having children, which has impacts on children's well-being and social mobility.
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