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

Vision 2020

Equitable Growth introduces book of innovative policy ideas for 2020

CompetitionInequality & MobilityLabor
Vision 2020

Wage and employment implications of U.S. labor market monopsony and possible policy solutions

CompetitionLaborInequality & Mobility
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Request for Proposals on Paid Family and Medical Leave

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When will everyone who wants to work have a job in the United States?

Inequality & MobilityTax & Macroeconomics
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Factsheet: The PRO Act addresses income inequality by boosting the organizing power of U.S. workers

Labor
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Encouraging banks to serve the credit needs of everyone

Tax & MacroeconomicsInequality & Mobility

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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