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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Policy workshop addressed promises and challenges of using carbon pricing to combat climate change

Tax & Macroeconomics
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Investing in an equitable future

Tax & Macroeconomics
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TOPICS: Fiscal Policy
Equitable Recovery

The latest economic research demonstrates why concerns about federal budget deficits and U.S. debt levels are overblown

Tax & Macroeconomics
Equitable Recovery

Roads, bridges, bottles, and blocks: Rethinking infrastructure for the post-pandemic U.S. economy

Families
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Uncertainty about the size of annual tax refunds hinders the effectiveness of tax-based U.S. redistribution

Tax & MacroeconomicsInequality & Mobility
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Tax evasion at the top of the U.S. income distribution and how to fight it

Tax & Macroeconomics

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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