Number of the Day
August 22nd, 2014

The amount children in the US received from the tooth fairy in 2014. This is 8 percent less than the amount received in 2013. August 22nd is National Tooth Fairy Day.

Source:Visa 2014 Tooth Fairy Survey

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Recent Reports

CFI economist Chris Stiffler at White House Summit on Working Families

June 23, 2014
CFI Economist Chris Stiffler is in Washington, D.C., this week attending the White House Summit on Working Families, hosted by the White House, the U.S. Department of Labor and the Center for American Progress.

Inequality since the Great Depression in Colorado

February 27, 2014
For decades after the Great Depression, wages increased along with productivity. And then something different happened.

What you need to know about income inequality in Colorado

January 29, 2014
CFI's Economist Chris Stiffler has written a brief on income inequality in Colorado. It's only three pages, but it sums up historical trends in Colorado and how we fare in comparison to the rest of the nation.
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