income http://nhpr.org en Gender Income Difference http://nhpr.org/post/gender-income-difference <p>In his State of the Union address, President Obama lamented that women make 77 cents to every dollar a man makes. A new bill in New Hampshire looks to narrow that gap. However, disagreement remains about what’s behind the difference, whether it’s the choices that women make, outright discrimination, or a combination of these and other factors.</p><p><strong><u>GUESTS:</u></strong></p> Mon, 03 Feb 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 42892 at http://nhpr.org Gender Income Difference The Income Gap: Unfair, Or Are We Just Jealous? http://nhpr.org/post/income-gap-unfair-or-are-we-just-jealous The widening gulf between the rich and everyone else is a growing source of tension in America.<p>A new survey from the Pew Research Center finds the income gap is now seen as a bigger source of conflict in the U.S. than race, age or national origin. That's why some believe the issue could matter in the presidential campaign, and others worry it could warp the national debate.<p>Two out of three Americans now perceive strong social conflicts over the income gap — up sharply from two years ago. Sat, 14 Jan 2012 13:44:00 +0000 Scott Horsley 1423 at http://nhpr.org The Income Gap: Unfair, Or Are We Just Jealous? NH Personal Income Growth Double The (Modest) National Average http://nhpr.org/post/nh-personal-income-growth-double-modest-national-average <p>Lately, the <a href="http://www.bea.gov/" target="_blank" title="Bureau Of Economic Analysis">US Bureau of Economic Analysis</a> has been crunching numbers looking at so called &ldquo;personal income&rdquo; growth.&nbsp; That figure includes all pre-tax income:&nbsp; wages, salaries, dividends, annuities, Social Security checks&hellip;everything.</p> Mon, 19 Dec 2011 20:00:00 +0000 Amanda Loder 1095 at http://nhpr.org NH Personal Income Growth Double The (Modest) National Average