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The Washington Center for Equitable Growth is a non-profit research and grantmaking organization dedicated to advancing evidence-backed ideas and policies that promote strong, stable, and broad-based economic growth.

Unbound

How Inequality Constricts Our Economy and What We Can Do About It, by Heather Boushey

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Research & ideas

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Equitable Growth joins 10 other organizations in endorsing the Measuring Real Income Growth Act

Inequality & Mobility
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New Equitable Growth Request for Proposals for scholars planning cutting-edge research on paid family and medical leave

FamiliesLabor
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Great Recession’s ‘lost generation’ shows importance of policies to ease next downturn

LaborTax & Macroeconomics
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Eight graphs that tell the story of U.S. economic inequality

Inequality & Mobility
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McGuinness brings experience building organizations and supporting data-driven policy to Equitable Growth board

Inequality & Mobility
Vision 2020

Vision 2020 conference probes inequality’s effects on the U.S. economy and policy changes to counteract them

Tax & Macroeconomics

Value Added – A blog

Our daily go-to source for the latest academic research on economic inequality and growth for Capitol Hill and statehouse policy staffers, journalists, and the broader policy community

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Elevating Research

Equitable Growth is committed to supporting rigorous research that advances what we know about equitable growth. We do that by funding original research from established academics and promising early career researchers.

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In the Media

Working Papers

This series is a collection of original research by our grantees and other scholars highlighting the connections between inequality and economic growth.

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Building a community

Equitable Growth’s growing academic network includes scholars up and down the career ladder who seek to understand how to build a strong, stable, and equitable economy and who are engaged through our grant program, conferences, seminars, and academic and a policy outreach.

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