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Analysis: Georgia Institute of Technology's engineering program ranks 7th best in the nation, study finds

Georgia Institute of Technology finished seventh in a ranking of best engineering programs by U.S. News that examined 199 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: Augusta area posts 31st highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 548 properties in the Augusta area started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 31st highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: Georgia posts 15th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 886 properties in Georgia started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 15th highest foreclosure rate in the nation, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: Emory University medical school ranks 35th best for primary care in the nation

Emory University finished in a tie for 35th in a ranking of best medical schools for primary care by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: IRS audit rate for Calhoun County residents is highest in Georgia

Calhoun County residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in Georgia, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: Emory University ranks 24th best for medical research in the nation, study finds

Emory University finished in a tie for 24th in a ranking of best medical schools for research by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: State and local tax burden in Georgia is 21st lowest in U.S.

On a scale of lowest to highest, the state and local effective tax rate for Georgia ranks 21st in the nation, according to a new WalletHub.com study of tax burdens imposed by the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Georgia ranks 3rd lowest on state cigarette taxes

The state cigarette taxes charged in Georgia ranked 48th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on 2016 data.

Analysis: Emory University business school ranked nation’s 21st best

Emory University's Goizueta Business School ranked in a tie for 21st among U.S. colleges offering master of business administration programs, according to a new study by U.S. News that examined 367 schools.

Average tax refund in Georgia ranks 16th highest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in Georgia ranked 16th among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

Georgia posts 25th lowest property tax rate in new national study

Georgia ranked 25th in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Telfair County has fastest growing local economy in Georgia

Telfair County was ranked the top-performing local economy in Georgia in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

Analysis: Mid-range earners in Georgia rank 2nd lowest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in Georgia ranked 49th in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

Georgia ranks 21st highest for state-imposed gas taxes

Georgia finished 21st in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: zip code 31201 in Macon has 61st highest home vacancy rate among U.S. zip codes.

The number of vacant homes in the zip code 31201 zip code area was 380 in the third quarter of 2018, a 15-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Analysis: Georgia ranks 18th most reliant on federal aid

Georgia finished 18th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states rely most on federal aid funding as a percentage of their general-fund revenue.

Analysis: Georgia ranks 8th best in corporate tax study

Georgia finished eighth in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

Analysis: Georgia ranks 38th best in state income tax study

Georgia finished 38th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

Analysis: Emory University ranked most selective of Georgia schools

Emory University was ranked the most exclusive school in Georgia, according to a new study by the website 24/7 Wall St. that examines acceptance rates and characteristics of university students nationwide.

Analysis: 7 Georgia medical centers ranked among top U.S. hospitals

Seven Georgia medical centers were listed among the top facilities in the nation in a study of patient care by Healthgrades.com, a company that aims to help hospitals maintain customer loyalty and provide objective health information to patients.

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