Seminar Series: Labor market impacts of universal and permanent cash transfers—evidence from the Alaska Permanent Fund (Invitation only)

When: February 27, 2019 12:15PM - 1:30PM

Where: Suite 850, 1500 K Street Northwest, Washington D.C., DC, USA

The Washington Center for Equitable Growth hosted a seminar on Wednesday, November 28 lead by Damon Jones, associate professor at the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy, who presented new research on the labor market impact of unconditional and universal cash transfers. This research, which examines the effects of the Alaska Permanent Fund, can offer important insights relevant to ongoing debates around economic security and opportunity for U.S. families. The working paper is available here.

This event will be the latest installment of our monthly academic seminar series, which aims to elevate important new research on issues related to whether and how economic inequality impacts economic growth. It was hosted at our offices in Washington, DC.

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