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.
Policy resources for investing in an equitable recovery
Research & ideas
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A Visual Economy
Explore thousands of visuals produced by the Washington Center for Equitable Growth since the beginning of 2019.
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.
In the News
April 5, 2022
The U.S. Economy Is Booming. So Why Are Economists Worrying About a Recession?
The New York TimesMedia Mention
March 17, 2022
Build Back Better is in limbo—without its social programs, the economy will be, too
This series is a collection of original research by our grantees and other scholars highlighting the connections between inequality and economic growth.
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.