Demographics

Winning Numbers
Two pieces of data that explain Obama's second term
July 01, 2013

Two demographic trends that Obama should exploit.

It's the Economy, Stupid. And Guns, Too.
Toward an understanding of the rise of suicides in America
May 24, 2013

Toward an understanding of the rise of suicides in America.

The Latest Exercise in "Blue Texas" Wishful Thinking
The state's unlikely to vote Democratic by 2024
May 17, 2013

Texas electoral politics tend to elicit sensationalism.

Good Speech, Bad Strategy
Obama's State of the Union doesn't bode well for his coalition
February 13, 2013

Obama's State of the Union doesn't bode well for the future of his coalition.

Baby Talk
Do low fertility rates spell economic collapse?
February 08, 2013

In a new book, Jonathan Last argues that low fertility rates spell economic doom. Not quite. 

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