Maclean’s Canada: Charts to Watch in 2021

As we prepare to leave 2020 behind, RIWI’s Danielle Goldfarb along with other economic experts share charts showing what they’ll watch for in the economy in the coming year in Maclean’s magazine‘s “Charts to Watch in 2021”. The data in RIWI’s chart show notable skepticism about vaccines in Canada, the U.S., and other countries, even in the face […]

Toronto Star: From increased academic stress to long waits for help, these graphics show how youth are struggling with mental health

1 in 3 post-secondary students who sought mental health services at their school in Canada and the U.S. report waiting weeks or months, part of the findings from a new RIWI x Toronto Star front page investigation, “Generation Distress”. To find out the true incidence of mental health problems and student’s experiences of mental health […]

Media Coverage of RIWI’s “Second Wave of U.S. Layoffs and Furloughs is Well Under Way” (NPR, NYT, Bloomberg)

A new study in partnership with the U.S. Private Sector Job Quality Index and Cornell Law School Senior Fellow and Adjunct Professor, Daniel Alpert shows that a substantial portion of the reported job growth in the official data (May/June/July 2020) reflected workers put back on payroll due to the U.S. Government’s Paycheck Protection Program, who are […]