Perspectives

Perspectives

Data Sets

Urban Institute

The Urban Institute is a Washington DC-based think tank that carries out economic and social policy research to “open minds, shape decisions, and offer solutions.” Wikipedia

http://www.urban.org/

Sample Surveys

American Community Survey

The American Community Survey collects data on an ongoing basis, January through December, to provide every community with the information needed to make important decisions.

https://www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/data.html

Data Sets

Pew Research Center

The Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan American “fact tank” based in Washington, D.C. It provides information on social issues, public opinion, and demographic trends shaping the United States and the world.Wikipedia

Data Sets

Bureau of Labor Statistics

The Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor is the principal Federal agency responsible for measuring labor market activity, working conditions, and price changes in the economy. It collects, analyzes, and disseminates essential economic information to support public and private decision-making.

https://www.bls.gov/