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

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Budget analyses of U.S. income support programs must incorporate long-term benefits for children

FamiliesInequality & Mobility
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Policymakers can still use American Rescue Plan funds to bolster the U.S. child care system and ensure it has a strong future

FamiliesTax & Macroeconomics
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Better data collection can help lift the LGBTQ+ community out of economic hardship in the United States

Inequality & MobilityLabor
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Equitable Growth names Shayna Strom as interim president and CEO

CompetitionFamiliesInequality & MobilityLaborTax & Macroeconomics
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New research shows that 1 in 4 adults in the United States suffers from transportation insecurity

Inequality & MobilityFamilies
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Consumers initially spend less than a third of their stimulus checks, on average, amid recessions

FamiliesTax & Macroeconomics

Value Added

Looking for more? Check out Value Added, our blog that connects the dots between economic inequality and growth.

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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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