Seminar Series: Unequal Opportunity, Unequal Growth (Invitation Only)

When: 01/18/2017 12:15 pm - 01:30 pm
Where: 1500 K St NW, Washington, DC, United States

The Washington Center for Equitable Growth will host Roy Van der Weide, an economist on the Poverty and Inequality Research team within the Development Research Group of the World Bank, for a seminar on how […]

Fighting the Next Recession

When: 11/15/2016 8:30 am - 01:30 pm
Where: Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC, F Street Northwest, D.C., DC, United States

The Great Recession officially ended in June 2009 and the current recovery is still ongoing, yet economists believe that the next recession is likely to occur before the start of […]

Making Antitrust Work for the 21st Century

When: 10/06/2016 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Where: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C., DC, United States

The Washington Center for Equitable Growth hosted a conversation on exploring the impacts of antitrust enforcement and increasing market concentration on economic growth and inequality. Prominent academics and practitioners highlighted the changes […]

Seminar Series: Student loans and the labor market (Invitation Only)

When: 07/13/2016 12:15 pm - 01:30 pm
Where: 1500 K St NW, Washington, DC, United States

The Washington Center for Equitable Growth hosted Equitable Growth grantee Stephanie Chapman, who recently completed her Ph.D. in economics at Northwestern University, for a seminar on her paper, “Student loans and the labor market: Evidence […]

Join Us for Our First Equitable Growth Grantee Conference (Invitation Only)

When: 09/21/2016 8:30 am - 05:30 pm
Where: The Kimpton Donovan Hotel, 1155 14th Street Northwest, Washington, DC, United States

The Washington Center for Equitable Growth hosted its inaugural grantee conference on Wednesday, September 21, 2016, in Washington, DC.  The conference was an opportunity for grantees to meet Equitable Growth staff, […]