• DWTFforOct2016

    How Is St. Louis' Population Expected to Shift?

    Tuesday, October 25, 2016

    By 2020, Denver and Tampa, Fla., are expected to surpass St. Louis in terms of population.

  • aging populations

    Aging Populations May Mean Lower Economic Growth

    Thursday, September 15, 2016

    Developed countries are seeing a rise in their age-dependency ratios. What’s the potential long-term economic impact?

  • Do Demographics Affect Loan Delinquency?

    Monday, June 06, 2016

    Demographic characteristics are correlated with a host of economic and financial behaviors and outcomes, including borrowing and delinquency rates.

  • Where Are Immigrants to the U.S. Coming From?

    Tuesday, April 26, 2016

    The percentage of foreign-born in the U.S. has grown faster than the U.S. population as a whole in the past decade.

  • growth of immigration in the us and the eighth district

    How Has Immigration Grown in the U.S., Eighth District?

    Monday, April 25, 2016

    The Eighth District continues to have a smaller share of foreign-born than the nation as a whole, but has had significant growth.

  • RussiaKremlinthumbnail

    Russia's Demographic Problems Aren't New

    Thursday, February 25, 2016

    Many point to the collapse of the Soviet Union for causing or revealing Russia’s economic challenges. But some of these challenges started long before.

  • Bridges article

    CDAC Spotlight
    Inspire, Prepare, Connect: Building a Talent Pipeline

    Fall 2015 | Bridges

    Southern Illinois University’s East St. Louis Center is creating a program that will prepare students to succeed through high school and postsecondary education, ready to enter high-demand career fields. Read about how they’re doing it.

  • long-term unemployment

    Long-Term Unemployment Affected Older Women Most Following Recession

    Tuesday, November 17, 2015

    Across age groups and genders, the share of unemployed in long-term unemployment went up. But some groups were more affected than others.

  • The Effect of Race or Ethnicity on Income and Wealth

    Thursday, September 17, 2015

    In this video, researchers explore how a family’s race or ethnicity is related to its financial choices and the financial outcomes it experiences.

  • age wealth gap

    Wealth Gap Widens between Young and Old Families

    Thursday, July 30, 2015

    Since 1989, the wealth of old families has grown, while the wealth of young and middle-aged families has declined.