Seminar Series: Recognition for Group Work (Invitation only)

When: 06/14/2017 12:15 pm - 01:30 pm
Where: 1500 K Street Northwest, Washington, DC, United States

The Washington Center for Equitable Growth will host Heather Sarsons, PhD candidate in economics at Harvard University and doctoral fellow in the Inequality and Social Policy program, for a seminar on whether co-authored […]

Seminar Series: Parenthood and the gender wage gap (Invitation only)

When: 03/15/2017 12:15 pm - 01:30 pm
Where: 1500 K Street Northwest, Washington, DC, United States

The Washington Center for Equitable Growth hosted Marta Murray-Close, a Research Economist at the U.S. Census Bureau, for a seminar on how much parenthood contributes to the gender wage gap. The seminar […]

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 […]