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.

Equitable Recovery

Policy resources for investing in an equitable recovery

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Research & ideas


The consequences of job displacement for U.S. workers

LaborInequality & Mobility

Equitable Growth’s second annual academic research report

Inequality & Mobility

The American Dream is less of a reality today in the United States, compared to other peer nations

Inequality & Mobility
Expert Focus

Expert Focus: Examining and strengthening U.S. care infrastructure

FamiliesInequality & Mobility
Equitable Recovery

Overheating is not a concern for the U.S. economy

Tax & Macroeconomics
TOPICS: Fiscal Policy
Equitable Recovery

Factsheet: What does the research say about the economics of paid leave?

TOPICS: Health, Paid Leave

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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