Megan Woolhouse

Woolhouse is a reporter in the Business section, where she covers the economy. A graduate of Clark University and Columbia’s Graduate School of Journalism, she previously has worked for the Atlanta Business Chronicle, the Courier-Journal in Louisville, and the Baton Rouge Advocate.

Latest stories

State’s high housing costs weigh on economic opportunity

By , Globe Staff

High housing costs continue to hurt economic opportunity in the state, which one of the lowest rates of homeownership in the nation, according to a report by a Washington think tank.

For thousands, dedication to work outweighed storm’s obstacles

By and Taryn Luna , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

Many workers found ways to get to their jobs and the people that depend on them.

Participation in ‘workfare’ fell sharply in Mass., study finds

By , Globe Staff

Massachusetts has the nation’s lowest participation of welfare recipients working to receive the benefits, according to a study to be released Thursday.

Bill aims to reform sentencing, add jobs

By , Globe Staff

Two lawmakers have introduced legislation that seeks to save taxpayers millions of dollars a year by overhauling sentencing laws.