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Our blog is the place where our staff and guest bloggers present clear, fact-based posts that make the connections between economic inequality and growth for the broad policy community and journalists based on the latest academic research.

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Jobs report: November posted weaker-than-expected job gains while visa backlogs could dampen further U.S. employment growth

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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: November 2021 Report Edition

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The telling connection between affirmative action litigation, the racial composition of U.S. police forces, and the level of police killings of civilians

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The impact of neighborhood disparities on intergenerational mobility and economic growth in the United States

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Addressing the ‘double gap’ faced by Black women in the U.S. economy

LaborTax & MacroeconomicsInequality & Mobility
Equitable Recovery

The economic evidence behind 10 policies in the Build Back Better Act

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U.S. disability programs provide valuable benefits to low-income recipients across a range of health conditions

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Brad DeLong: Worthy reads on equitable growth, November 16-22, 2021

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The importance of neighborhoods and intergenerational economic inequality in the United States

Inequality & MobilityFamilies