David Evans

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.

Coronavirus Recession

Policy resources for the coronavirus recession

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Research & ideas

Coronavirus Recession

How to bring down the price of drugs such as the novel coronavirus therapy remdesivir

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Vision 2020

Economic policy guides to reduce inequality for the 2020 U.S. election-year presidential and congressional transition

Inequality & Mobility
Coronavirus Recession

Scholars and advocates say racial disparities and worker power are key to the coronavirus recession and to long-term U.S. economic recovery

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Coronavirus Recession

Why minimum wages are a critical tool for achieving racial justice in the U.S. labor market

Inequality & MobilityLabor
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Equitable Growth’s labor market experts deliver comment letter to U.S. Department of Labor on status of independent contractors

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report

Public investments in education can spur equitable growth, pay for themselves, and create jobs for a stronger economic recovery

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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 News

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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